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
Local Government Area Technical Advisor Job in Save the Children
To strengthen the capacity of the Local Government Area (LGA) nutrition focal person or
team (as designated by the LGA) in management, delivery, and advocacy of cost-effective
malnutrition prevention and treatment interventions (interventions include Infant & Young
Child Feeding, Community Management of Acute Malnutrition , Maternal & Child Health
- 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 INGOs 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 31″ 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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people are as diverse as the challenges we face.
Closing Date: 31/03/2015