Save the Children is the leading independent organization creating lasting change in the lives of children in over 120 countries around the world. Recognized for our commitment to accountability, innovation and collaboration, our work takes us into the heart of
communities, where we help children and families help themselves. We work with other organizations, governments, non-profits and a variety of local partners while maintaining our own independence without political agenda or religious orientation. Save the Children’s mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.
Save the Children is looking for experienced development professionals to work within the Nigeria Country Programme. These roles will be critical for the delivery of results for children expected by this programme.
Awards Manager Job in Save the Children
This role will work collaboratively with members and other departments of the
Country office programme to ensure smooth management of development and
humanitarian programme awards, sub awards and contracts, focusing on donor
compliance and accountability. This position will also be responsible to build the
capacity of staff and partner organizations.
- Candidate should possess minimum of a Master’s Degree in any of the social Sciences or
related discipline and a professional qualification will be an added advantage;
- S/he should have 6-8 years proven work experience managing International Donor Funded projects in an I/NGOs environment with excellent communication skills, report and proposal writing skills;
- experience of and well developed skills in staff management, supervision and capacity building with proven track record of supporting a senior management team;
- Computer literate (i.e. WORD, advanced Excel, Outlook, Internet Explorer, financial systems)
Method of Application
Kindly send your C.V and qualifying statements on or before 9th March 2015
explaining why you are suitable to Nigeriavacancy@savethechildren.org. State position
clearly in the subject field as applications without appropriate subject will be
disqualified. Also, applications received after the deadline will not be considered. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Please note that applications will be treated as they are received and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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Closing Date: 09/03/2015