Save the Children Careers in Tanzania
Save the Children Proposal and Report Writer and Coordinator - Humanitarian Careers in TanzaniaProposal and Report Writer and Coordinator - Humanitarian
Save the Children is the world's leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children's lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential.
We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.
We have over two million supporters worldwide and raised 1.9 billion dollars last year to reach more children than ever before, through programmes in health, nutrition, education, protection and child rights, also in times of humanitarian crises.
Following a major transition, our international programmes are now delivered through a merged operation with 15,000 staff, managed through seven regional hubs and reporting to a relatively small, central office.
We're changing to become more efficient, more aligned, a better partner, a stronger advocate, a magnet for world-class people and relevant for the 21st century.Role Purpose:
The Humanitarian Proposal and Report Writer and Coordinator leads in the development of proposals, concept notes, and reports for the humanitarian unit.
The role will ensure that programmes are developed using an integrated, cross-sectoral approach, and reflect the level of humanitarian need and the country office capacity to deliver.
This role will lead on the development of proposals, and support the delivery of timely and quality reports to Save the Children Members and donors.
The post-holder is also expected to work closely with the programme teams, PDQ, Finance and Awards Management Team to ensure that proposals, reports, and projects are developed and implemented in compliance with donor requirements.
The role will have frequent contact with Save the Children Members and is expected to mentor and/or capacity build existing
country programme staff on both proposal development and report writing for various stakeholders including working groups, Members (Sitreps), Government, UNHCR etcContract Duration:
Kigoma, TanzaniaQualifications and ExperienceMaster degree on relevant subject or equivalent field experience
3 to 5 years' substantial experience working with a humanitarian/ development organisation
Experience in leading development of large-scale or strategic proposals, including the development of project budgets greater than $1 million.
Previous experience of project management and project cycle management, including project design, implementation and evaluation
Demonstrable competence in proposal and report writing, including experience of budgeting
Good understanding of donor compliance and Save the Children reporting mechanisms and requirements
Demonstrated monitoring and evaluation skills
Proven capacity to deliver training and coach staff
Strong representational skills
Ability to work calmly under pressure in a rapidly changing context
Ability to be adaptable and flexible
Ability and willingness to travel regularly into the field
Ability to analyze information, evaluate options and to think and plan strategically
Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
Please apply in English saving your CV and covering letter as a single document, including your salary expectations for this role. To see a full a job description, please visit our website at www.savethechildren.net/jobs
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How to apply:
Application Email: Please apply with a covering letter and up-to-date CV to: 'MKogi.firstname.lastname@example.org'