Friday, June 28, 2013

NGO Careers in Kenya

NGO Careers in Kenya
Vacancy Announcement No. SCI/SOM/23/13

About us

For over 90 years,Save the Childrenhas been making a difference in children’s lives in more than 120 countries.
We are the world’s largest independent child rights organization.
From emergency relief to longterm development, Save the Children secures a child’s right to health, education and protection.
Save the Children is an equal opportunity organization dedicated to our core values of Accountability, Ambition, Collaboration, Creativity and Integrity.
We are looking to recruit for this position to be based in Somalia/Somaliland Country Office (Nairobi) with minimum of 40% travel to the field.

Head of Food Security and Livelihoods – Somalia/Somaliland Country Office

The Head of Food security & Livelihoods (FSL) takes overall responsibility for the strategic direction, growth and coordination of Save the Children International’s work on food security and livelihoods in the Somalia/Somaliland programme.
As a senior member of the Technical Support Team in the programme, the Head is responsible for leading and overseeing the development and delivery of high quality, innovative, cost effective programmes in FSL both in emergency as well as long-term development, resulting in immediate and lasting change for children.
Interested candidates are required to submit a CV and mandatory cover letter quoting the Job Title and Vacancy Announcement No. SCI/SOM/23/13 on the subject line.
The file name of the CV and attachments must be the applicants name and sent to 

Somalia.vacancies@savethechildren.org.
Applications close on 9th July 2013.
We work with children, communities and governments all over the world and we believe in the right person for the job regardless of where you come from and how you identify yourself.
We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to ensuring that only those who are suitable to work with children are considered for these posts.
All successful applicants will therefore be required to complete a Police Check and must sign onto our Child Protection Policy and organizational Code of Conduct.