Save the Children

Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organization for children. We work in around 120 countries. We save children’s lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential. Save the Children strives to achieve a world in which every child attains the right to survival, protection, development, and participation. We work to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. Across all our work, we pursue several core values: accountability, ambition, collaboration, creativity, and integrity. ​

Save the Children External Vacancy Announcement

Job Position 1 – Finance Intern

Required Qualification and Experience
Education: Diploma/BA in accounting.
Experience: 0 years for BA and At least 1 year for Diploma holder of experience working as Program facilitator and cashier roles.
Very Good interpersonal skills.
Very Good spoken English.
Commitment to and understanding of Save the Children’s aims, values and principles
Computer skill
Afaan Oromoo language skill is compulsory.
work Place: Nekemt
Deadline: May 26/24

Duties and Responsiblities
Cash collect, disburse and control petty cash fund
Collect funds and make various payments as per the authorization and approval of Budget Holders and in accordance with Save the Children’s financial management policy;
Maintain and handle petty cash and prepare cash reports and ensure timely replenishment; and prepare receipt/payment vouchers;
Prepare payment vouchers (for cash and cheque payments) as per approved payment requests and/or authenticated invoices and receipts by budget holders and present vouchers for verification and approval by the responsible persons. Make cash/cheque payments only after obtaining approval/authorization from the management;
Maintain the bank and cash records either electronically or manually
Effect staff salary upon obtaining an approval and certification from payroll sheets;
Check and pay all office bills for telephone, fax, water, electricity, tax withholdings and government taxes; Ensure timely settlement of bills;
Assist the Finance officer in handling of financial transaction and documentations;
Ensure loans and working advances are maintained and accounted for properly and follow up repayments made accordingly;
Whenever necessary the casher will make payments at field level for different activities.
Financial Report

How To Apply

Please attach a copy of your CV and cover letter with your application and include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations.

Use the below link to apply:

https://hcri.fa.em2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_1

We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.

Job Position 2 – Warehouse officer

Required Qualification and Experience
Education: BSC. degree in accounting or logistics & supply chain management or economics.
Minimum 2 years working experience with NGOs in nutrition programs, WFP, FCM
The ability to communicate ideas and instructions clearly and concisely; skill to coordinate with other staff, departments, officials, agencies, and organizations are some of the skills required for the position.
Strong numeracy and statistical acumen are highly desired.
Applicants should have fluency in written and spoken English language and strong computer skills. Knowledge of the local language is important.
Applicants should have strong experience and understanding of commodity management and project
oversight and skills in financial management, documentation, report writing, and M&E
Knowledge and experience in the emergency program, national targeting guidelines
A good team player
Commitment to and understanding of Save the children’s aims, values and principles
Commitment to Save the Children values.
work Place: Mekelle
Deadline: May 26/24

How To Apply
Please attach a copy of your CV and cover letter with your application and include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations.

Use the below link to apply:

https://hcri.fa.em2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_1

We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.

Job Position 3 – Senior ICT and GIS Specialist

Required Qualification and Experience
Education: Bachelor’s degree in the relevant field such as information systems and information and communication technology
10 years of relevant professional experience, in the field of data and information management systems and data analysis
Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills including influencing and negotiation
Highly developed cultural awareness and ability to work well in an international environment with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures
Strong results orientation, with the ability to challenge existing mind-sets
Experience of solving complex issues through analysis, definition of a clear way forward and ensuring buy in
Ability to present complex information in a succinct and compelling manner
Ability and willingness to dramatically change work practices and hours, and work with incoming surge teams, in the event of emergencies
work Place: Addis Ababa
Deadline: May 24/24

Preferred Qualifications
Knowledge and experience in using Adobe and ArcGIS are highly desirable
Proven technical experience in development and use of innovative technology, particularly in the areas of data, early warning and response monitoring, use of mobiles and open source, and training in the related field is highly desirable
Qualified local candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

How To Apply
Please attach a copy of your CV and cover letter with your application and include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations.

Use the below link to apply:

https://hcri.fa.em2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_1

We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.

Job Position 4 – Senior Knowledge Managements Specialist

Required Qualification and Experience
Education: Bachelors degree or equivalent in development related areas with experience in Knowledge management, Management Information Systems, and communication
Knowledge and experience in using PowerBi is highly desirable
Fluency in English, both verbal and written
Commitment to Save the Children values
work Place: Addis Ababa
Deadline: May 24/24

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS
Essential: 10 years or more practical experience in a wide variety of activities related to identifying, managing, packaging, and disseminating key information to advance technical practice and provide practitioners with the tools they need to conduct better early warning, timely response and development activities is required.
Experience communicating and engaging with senior Government, UN, NGO personnel on critical learning and knowledge to support decision making
Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills including influencing and negotiation
Highly developed cultural awareness and ability to work well in an international environment with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures
Strong results orientation, with the ability to challenge existing mindsets
Experience of solving complex issues through analysis, definition of a clear way forward and ensuring buy in
Ability to present complex information in a succinct and compelling manner
Ability and willingness to dramatically change work practices and hours, and work with incoming surge teams, in the event of emergencies

Desirable
Previous experience working with livelihoods and food security information systems
Previous experience working and collaborating within Government systems and processes
Previous experience working in multi-agency coordination forums

How To Apply
Please attach a copy of your CV and cover letter with your application and include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations.

Use the below link to apply:

https://hcri.fa.em2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_1

We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse

Job Position 5 – Calling Immunization Innovators – Apply Now! New Initiative to Boost Child Vaccination Rates in Ethiopia

Who can Apply:
community-based organizations,
local and international NGOs,
CSOs
Professional Associations
Academic Institutions
research teams,
social enterprises and
tech companies

ALL of the above entities must –
Be a legally registered entity in Nigeria or Ethiopia.
Conduct their research and/or operations in Nigeria or Ethiopia.
Be able to demonstrate a track record in these regions.

What kind of support does the Accelerator offer?

Grants of up to $100,000 per project for promising approaches/innovative solutions.
Comprehensive technical support and services tailored to respective needs.
For further information, please see the Press release on our website: [Save the Children website].
Together, let’s ensure every child in Africa has access to life-saving vaccines!

Why is this important?

Africa has the highest number of unvaccinated children globally, with a staggering 8.7 million having never received a single routine vaccination.
The Accelerator targets solutions that address key challenges, including:
Improving community engagement and addressing vaccine hesitancy.
Streamlining vaccine logistics and ensuring accessibility.
Strengthening data management for better tracking and decision-making.

A submission will typically be assessed on criteria such as: potential of the innovation to address a barrier to immunization, evidence of success to date, potential for adaptation and transfer to other contexts, sustainability and strength of the team. We particularly invite proposals that on focus on barriers faced by historically marginalized communities

Find out more and apply at: https://www.stc-accelerator.org/apply/ are open until 24th May 2024, followed by a second call out in 2025.
The application deadline is May 24, 2024.
Projects must be at the testing stage of the innovation cycle and show evidence of addressing a priority immunization barrier.