Current Hiring Practices and Trends in the Development Sector
- BY David Mackenzie
We are currently looking for Deputy Team Leader - Programme Development and Quality to be based in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.
The Deputy Team Leader - Programme Development and Quality will generally be deployed to the field in a medium or large-scale complex emergency, supporting the Field Team Leader.The post-holder will ensure that humanitarian programmes delivered are to the appropriate scale, scope, quality and accountability expected of Save the Children, and incorporate a child focused lens.They may also take on the role of response Team Leader in small or medium scale emergencies responsible for all aspects of the emergency response. They may also fill a senior management role, such as Director of Programme Quality and Development in a chronic humanitarian country programme, or to carry out short-term assessment, programme design, capacity analysis or monitoring & evaluation activities.In most circumstances, the postholder will be expected to mentor and/or capacity-build both international and national staff colleagues.The Deputy Team Leader - PDQ will also be expected to play a role in global level technical working groups, working closely with HO technical advisers on organisational strategy, capacity building, policy and advocacy initiatives.
Qualifications and experience
We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.
We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:
We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children.We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.