• Jobs at Save the Children

  • Posted on: 2 July, 2013 Deadline: 16 July, 2013
  • View Jobs in NGO / Non-Profit Associations View All Jobs at Save The Children
  • Subscribe to free job alerts
  • Save the Children is the leading independent organization creating lasting change in the lives of children in over 120 countries around the world. Recognized for our commitment to accountability, innovation and collaboration, our work takes us into the heart of communities, where we help children and families help themselves. We work with other organizations, governments, non-profits and a variety of local partners while maintaining our own independence without political agenda or religious orientation. Save the Children's mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

    Head Safety and Security

     

    The ideal candidate will aim to mitigate the risks posed to the programmes, personnel and assets in Save the Children International in Nigeria through the provision of specialized, coordinated and focused security management support.
    In particular you will be responsible of policies and procedures, Assessment and analysis, Programme implementation, communication and training.
     
    Qualifications:
    In order to be successful within this role, you will ideally have a Bachelors degree in a related field, a formal security qualification or advanced security management training, an advanced level of understanding with the philosophy and mode of operation of NGOs, a recommended minimum of 5 years field based experience in complex and insecure settings, preferably in more than one country with large teams of staff. Experience in liaising with civilian, police and military government authorities, as well as with regional, national and international institutions, Experience of incident reporting, incident mapping,
    intelligence collation and analysis functions, set up and execution of an incident warning system (warden system), compilation of security reports and assessments, a Strong analytical capacity, resourcefulness and creativity in developing the role of security within programmes and ensuring the most effective support to line management. You also must have a competency in Internet and Microsoft Office systems including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and other database/mapping systems, be fluent in English, both written and spoken and have a knowledge and understanding of Nigeria and Sahel region.

    go to method of application »

    Knowledge Management Adviser

     

    To strengthen the development and management of the monitoring and evaluation, communication and knowledge management strategies for the WINNN project.

    Qualifications
    Professional qualification at postgraduate level or equivalent in health economics or epidemiology or health communication. Advanced training in quantitative technologies including database management.

    go to method of application »

    Campaign Coordinator

     

    To provide support to the Child Survival Campaign and advocacy pillars of the Health and Nutrition team of Save the Children in Nigeria. To provide support as needed to organize campaign events and prepare for meetings, workshops and other related activities, including maintaining links and assisting with documentations and preparing of campaign activities under the Bill and Melinda gates Advocacy project.
     
    Qualifications: A degree from a reputable University/ institution in Communication, Media or Social Sciences. Minimum of 3 years experience working in campaign, media or marketing. Proven track record in producing
    quality campaign materials and organizing quality events.

    go to method of application »

    Finance Coordinator

     

    To provide sound financial management, manage the financial information function and to assess, train and manage financial relationships with partners;
    ensuring that all financial transactions are entered into financial system on daily basis. Checking and up loading program offices data to Agresso Financial System on weekly basis as well as weekly feedback to field offices on their weekly financial reports. Bank Reconciliation on monthly basis and verification of payment vouchers and documentations prepared by the cashier for every payment and make sure there are adequate support documentation for each transaction
     
    Qualification: Holder of at least a degree in finance, Accounting, Business Administration and Economics with substantial experience in Financial Management system. Proven skills in the use of the Agresso accounting package
    The Ideal candidate should possess excellent interpersonal, team work and communication skills and demonstrable experience in people management and leadership including remote support and capacity development.
    Fluency in written and spoken English and ability and willingness to travel to projects and stay in basic conditions when necessary

    go to method of application »

    Human Resources Assistant

     

    To provide administrative support and assistance for the development and management of Human resources functions for the development and maintenance of policies and procedures, for the security of staff, and for the promotion of the Child Safe Guarding Policy.
     
    Qualification:
    A University degree or Higher National Diploma in Administration or Social Sciences, A good level of IT expertise is also a requirement.

    go to method of application »

    Finance and Admin Assistant

     

    To provide administrative support and assistance for the development and management of Human Resources functions, maintain policies & procedures, the security of staff and the promotion of the Child Safe Guarding Policy and also to manage the organisation’s book keeping and petty cash.
     
    Qualification: A Bachelor's degree in Administration/Social Sciences/Finance.
    Understanding of human resource reporting and recordkeeping requirements. The ideal candidate must also possess an excellent level of IT expertise

    go to method of application »

    Cash Transfer Coordinator

     

    The COOP is an exciting, large scale DFID funded cash transfers programme.
    The Cash Transfers Coordinator will provide technical support to the design, implementation and monitoring of the programme at State and-Lfl A levels.
     
    Qualification: Educated to degree standard, preferable in a discipline such as
    social sciences, geography, anthropology or other discipline relevant to urban/rural livelihoods. Substantial experience of relief or development / extension work with rural communities. Demonstrated experience planning and managing cash transfer and food security programmes. Knowledge and experience of project development, monitoring and evaluation, preferably in the area of cash transfers and / or food security.

    go to method of application »

    National Safety and Security Manager

     

    The overall objective of this position is to mitigate the risks posed to the programmes, personnel and assets in SC in Nigeria through the provision of specialized, coordinated and focused security management support. Support the Head of Safety and Security develop and maintain country-wide security plan that is consistent with the acceptance model and Save the Children standards; Ensure that all staff understand country-wide security plan and agree to abide by its policies and procedures
     
    Qualification:
    Bachelors degree in a related field; Formal security qualification or advanced security management training, Advanced level of understanding with the philosophy and mode of operation of NGOs
    A minimum of 5 years field based experience in complex and insecure settings, preferably in more than one country with large teams of staff with Experience in liaising with civilian, police and military government authorities, as well as with regional, national and international institutions.

    go to method of application »

    Safety and Welfare Officer

     

    The Safety and Welfare Officer will work closely with the National Safety & Security Manager and Zamfara Field Manager to carry out safety and security assessments, make recommendations and provide support for their implementation of SCI Programs in Zarnfara, Kebbi & Sokoto. The Safety & Security Officer will facilitate the implementation of Save the Children's Safety and Security Policy and Standards within country programmes and help drive systemic change in the quality of safety and security management and contribute to building country compliance with safety and security Minimum Standards.
    He/She will also take forward the organisational security ethos while on assignment the post holder will play a key role in the capacity building of Safety & Security Focal Points.
     
    Qualification:
    Bachelors degree in a related field; Formal security qualification
    or advanced security management training, Advanced level of understanding with the philosophy and mode of operation of NGOs
    A minimum of 3 years field based experience in complex and insecure settings, preferably in more than one country with large teams of staff with experience in liaising with civilian, police and military government authorities, as well as with regional, national and international institutions.
    Experience of incident reporting, incident mapping, intelligence collation and analysis functions, set up and execution of an incident warning system (warden system), compilation of security reports and assessments; Strong analytical capacity, resourcefulness and creativity in developing the role of security within programmes and ensuring the most effective support to line management

    Method of Application

    Kindly send your c.v. and covering letter on or before 16th July 2013 explaining why you are suitable to Nigeria.Recruitment@savethechildren.org . State position clearly in the subject field as applications without appropriate subject will be disqualified. Also, applications received after the deadline will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
    In order to apply for more great opportunities, please visit our website on www.savethechildren.net/jobs .
    For more information and to support our work, please visit our website on www.savethechildren.net

  • ❮ Back to All Jobs
  • Know more about Save The ChildrenSimilar Jobs
  • Search for jobs by keyword
  • Job Opening at Creative Associates International
  • Job Opportunities at Centre for Democracy & Development (CDD)
  • Latest Job Vacancies at Catholic Relief Services (CRS)
  • Secretary at the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • Massive Job Vacancies at The Nigeria Supply Chain Integration Project - i+ Consortium (52 Positions)
  • Receptionist at The Social and Economic Rights Action Center (SERAC)
  • Job Vacancy at Palladium Group
  • Operations Managers at the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
  • Filter Jobs
  • State

    Field

    Education

    Experience


    Also include jobs without defined experience

  « 1 Recently Viewed Job
 
 
Send your application through

Yahoomail Gmail Hotmail