Save the Children Proposal Writing Coordinator Jobs in South Sudan
Save the Children Proposal Writing Coordinator Jobs in South SudanThe Proposal Writing Coordinator will serve as the primary coordinator for proposal development.
S/he will also ensure appropriate consultation with the country team during preparation and submission, and provide capacity-building support to staff where required specifically on proposal development.
S/he will work closely with the technical teams (in PDQ and in PI), the Emergency team, field staff, and the staff in Supply Chain, HR, Security, Finance, and Awards.
S/he will also carry out periodical donor mapping and update funding opportunity tracker in consultati on with PDQ, Awards, and various SC account holders.
Experience and Qualifications
Minimum five years of experience with a master’s degree in an NGO or similar environment, including experience developing programs for children in both emergency and development contexts.
Preferred degree in program or NGO management, development studies, or related field.
Solid experience in more than one of the Save the Children priority sectors: Education, FS/L, Child Protection, Child Rights Governance, in development and emergencies
Practical experience and successful track record in writing and leading proposals for a variety of donors, particularly EU/ECHO, USAID, DFID, private sector foundations, and UNICEF
Good knowledge of the development and emergency donor environment and expectations in South Sudan preferred
Good knowledge of the landscape of implementing partners and government structures in South Sudan preferred.
Proven experience in developing local partnerships for projects.
Familiarity with project design methods and tools (including assessments, logical frameworks, and work planning) and a strong appreciation for innovation and partnership as part of project development.
Good analytical skills, effective negotiator, with proven ability to positively influence cross-departmental and cross-sector working.
Experience in developing and working with project budgets
Good personal organizational skills, including time management, and ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure
Ability to work within a multicultural setting
Fluency in written and spoken English
Commitment to and understanding of Save the Children’s aims, values, and principles
Information Communication Technology literate
How to Apply
For more information and job application details, see; Save the Children Proposal Writing Coordinator Jobs in South Sudan
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