Save the Children Proposal Writing Coordinator Jobs in South Sudan

Save the Children Proposal Writing Coordinator Jobs in South Sudan


  • The 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

    Essential

  • 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.

    Desired

  • 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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