Save the Children International has an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as the Lead Humanitarian Advisor, Child Protection in Worldwide, any existing SCI location
This role is an exciting opportunity for a child protection professional who will provide strong strategic direction and oversight to our child protection work in humanitarian responses. The postholder will manage a team of technical staff providing child protection support to our humanitarian responses through backstopping, support to grants and new business development and deployment. S/he will oversee our humanitarian child protection portfolio, identify key resource gaps and resource mobilisation opportunities, coordinate with members to engage external partners and donors and drive new business development.
Specifically, the post holder will be accountable for (1) working with the Head of Humantiarian Child Protection to develop, implement, and oversee the global humanitarian plan and sector strategy; (2) strategic portfolio management and resource mobilization; and (3) people management, capacity strengthening and professional development.
In the event of a major humanitarian emergency, the role holder will be expected to work outside the normal role profile and be able to vary working hours accordingly.
EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS
We can offer circa £54,000 per annum (If based in UK) with an option of flexible working hours. If the role is based outside of the UK, National T&C (including pay) will apply.
This role can be based in London or any existing Save the Children International office location on approval, provided the successful candidate has proof of eligibility to work from the preferred location.
Where we Work -Where We Work | Save the Children International
We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.
We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:
We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive environment where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.
Please attach a copy of your CV and cover letter with your application, and include details of your salary expectations. A copy of the full role profile can be found at www.savethechildren.net/careers/apply
We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.
All employees are expected to carry out their duties in accordance with our global anti-harassment policy.
Save the Children does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process.
Date advertised: 1 Sep 2022
Closing date: 10 Oct 2022 - 05:59 +06
Location: Worldwide, Worldwide
Department: Programme Operations
Type: PermanentSchedule: Full-time