Current Hiring Practices and Trends in the Development Sector
- BY David Mackenzie
As a member of the Senior Management Team, the Director of Program Development and Quality shares in the overall responsibility for the direction and coordination of the Country Office. The PDQ director is overall responsible for the programme development/ fundraising and quality of the programmes delivered in the country. The person also may be requested to support the Liberia project office if the need arises.
After extensive consultation with children, local stakeholders, district and national authorities the country strategy for the period 2019-21 has been finalized which is aligned with the government priorities under the New Direction. The key strategic focus for the Sierra Leone country office for the next 3 years would be:
As the PDQ director, you will be responsible for the aggressively fundraise to achieve our ambition for children in Sierra Leone for the next 3 years, ensuring that the country objectives contribution towards the save the children global ambition for 2030:
. survive: No child dies from preventable causes before their fifth birthday . learn: All children learn from a quality basic education . be protected: Violence against children is no longer tolerated objectives
Qualifications and experience
Contract length: 01 Year
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.