Save the Children is the world's leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children's lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential. We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.
We have over two million supporters worldwide and raised 1.9 billion dollars last year to reach more children than ever before, through programmes in health, nutrition, education, protection and child rights, also in times of humanitarian crises.
Following a major transition, our international programmes are now delivered through a merged operation with c15,000 staff, managed through seven regional hubs and reporting to a relatively small, central office. We're changing to become more efficient, more aligned, a better partner, a stronger advocate, a magnet for world-class people and relevant for the 21st century.
As a member of the Senior Management Team, The Director of Programme Implementation in his/her capacity is responsible for the implementation of all field programming in country, overseeing the operational aspects and providing leadership, management support for strategic courses of action in all field operations, ensuring strong strategic annual planning processes are in place and are up to the expected quality, ensuring effective and efficient implementation of operational goals and objectives within the context of SCI, assuring customer satisfaction on programmatic and operational matters and establishing proper networking relationships with key stakeholders as laid out in the strategy documents.
Qualifications and Experience:
We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.
Please apply in English using your CV and covering letter as a single document, including your salary expectations for this role. Please note - Applications will be reviewed on a regular basis and this role may be filled prior to the closing date.