Head of Humanitarian Response
Jobs at:Save the Children
Deadline of this Job:
22 December 2020
Within Rwanda , Kigali , East Africa
Date Posted: Thursday, December 10, 2020 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed
About the Role:
Level 3: the post holder will have contact with children and/or young people either frequently (e.g. once a week or more) or intensively (e.g. four days in one month or more or overnight) because they work country programs; or are visiting country programs; or because they are responsible for implementing the police checking/vetting process staff. .
Provide leadership and strategic direction to all humanitarian response programing aspects of Save the Children humanitarian and emergency response in South Sudan. The role holder will focus on advocacy, representation, policy, proposal and budget development, categorization of emergencies and support the field teams in expediting the implementation of humanitarian response projects. The role holder will directly report to Director Program Operations, and work closely with zonal heads of program implementation (HPIs) and collaborate with the other departments to ensure timely and efficient response that is integrated with pre-existing programming in the 3 zonal Offices.
The role holder will also ensure immediate and appropriate response to children's needs during humanitarian crises as well as cross sector collaboration among technical units. S/he will ensure funding proposals are produced and donor reporting requirements are adhered to, and are of the highest standard and that Save the Children's commitment to improving quality and accountability in humanitarian work is upheld, and complies with all relevant policies and procedures with respect to child protection, health and safety etc.
In addition, the role holder will represent Save the Children at high-level donor meetings and where emergency programing is concerned, ensuring an appropriate positioning of Save the Children and accountability in our humanitarian programming In order to be successful you will bring/have:
Job Skills: Not Specified
Job Qualifications: Not Specified
Job Education Requirements: Not Specified
Job Experience Requirements: Not Specified
Work Hours: 8
Job application procedure
To apply please click here https://rwanda.savethechildren.net/careers/details?jid=56766