Save the Children | 5 positions

Full Time

Save the Children was founded 100 years ago, we have been committed to ensuring all children’s rights are recognised. We promote change from the ground up by engaging children, their families and their communities. Together with children, we work with governments and international organisations to ensure children’s rights are on the political agenda. We hold leaders to account for the commitments they have made, ensuring systems are in place to protect and provide for all children.

Save the Children wants to hire qualified applicants to the following positions

Position 1 – GPE WASH Officer

Qualifications and Experiences

Minimum of B.Sc. Degree, Environmental health, Water Engineering, Water Supply and sanitation Hydro-geology/hydrology water management engineering, Environmental Engineering and other related field.

Minimum of 3 years respectively of experience in implementation of large scale construction projects, preferably WASH projects in humanitarian, NGO or Government organizations of relevant experience.

Proficient in computer skills (MS word, Excel, Power Point, Auto Cad & Water Cad)

Community mobilization and development, familiar with participatory approach

Technical background and knowledge in environmental health and demonstrated work experience in designing & implementing sanitation and hygiene promotion programs and events

Knowledge, training and experience in Community Lead Total Sanitation (CLTS) and community mobilization, /BCC/IEC materials preparation

Knowledge, training and experience in WASH and community mobilization/SBCC program implementation

Knowledge on and experience working through HDA structure and with communities

Demonstrated skills in program planning, implementation and monitoring.

Demonstrated skills in peer group training, Training of Trainers and development of training materials.

Proficiency in spoken and written Tigrigna and English.

Strong computer and interpersonal skills.

Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment.

Fluency in English and Afan Oromo language both spoken and written (Afan Oromo is mandatory

Knowledge of child safeguarding and protection

Position 2 – GPE Education Officer

Qualifications and Experiences

Minimum of Degree  in Education and other social sciences

Minimum of 4 years working experience preferable with NGOs especially in development and emergency education projects.

Experience on school feeding program is an advantage

Team working and ability to work under pressure.

Computer skills (Microsoft word and excel).

Good communication skills – in English and local language.

Good organisation and attention to detail

Strong report writing skills

Knowledge of Afan Oromo  language is mandatory

Willingness and ability to work in hardship environment and meet tight deadlines.

Cultural and gender sensitivity

Experience in MS Office package (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Visio), web conferencing applications, and information and budget management systems.

Experience of coordinating activities across locations and with roving position

Knowledge of child safeguarding and protection

Position 3 – Staff Safety Access Coordinator

Qualifications and Experiences

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Social Science field.

5 years of relevant progressive experience, out of which 3 years of experience with INGOs is advantageous

Formal security qualifications and trainings

Knowledge of security protocols and emergency preparedness.

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

Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills including influencing, negotiation, and coaching

Highly developed cultural awareness and ability to work well in an international environment with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures

Ability to present complex information in a succinct and compelling manner

Excellent planning, coordination and reporting skills, with the ability to organize a substantial workload comprised of complex, diverse tasks and responsibilities

Willingness to work and travel in often difficult and insecure environments

Proficiency in Microsoft Office packages such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and other database/mapping systems

Fluency in English, both written and spoken

Ability to speak Amharic and preferably local languages

Commitment to Save the Children values

Position 4 – MEAL coordinator

Qualifications and Experiences

Minimum BED,BA/B.Sc Degree in relevant field in Statistics, M&E, economics, measurement and evaluation, development studies, education and other related fields

At least 5 years of working experience on M & E position with NGOs especially in development and emergency education projects

Experience in humanitarian programming, development programming and refugee context is an advantage

Demonstrated experience in monitoring and evaluation similar education projects is an added advantage.

Clear understanding and experience in directly implementing primary quantitative data collection (surveys, etc.)

Willingness to live and travel in a hardship area

Team working and ability to work under pressure.

Computer skills (Microsoft word and excel), knowledge and experiences in other application such SPSS is an advantage

Good communication skills – in English, Amharic and local languages.

Good organisation and attention to detail

Strong data collection, consolidation, analysis, interpretation and report writing skills

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