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Save the Children believes every child deserves a future. In Ethiopia and around the world, we give children a healthy start in life, the opportunity to learn, and protection from harm. We do whatever it takes for children – every day and in times of crisis – transforming their lives and the future we share. Save the Children started working in Ethiopia in the 1930s and has had a continued presence since the 1960s.

We offer careers across a whole range of professions - whether in hands-on international and sustainable development sectors including education, health, nutrition, child protection, and migration as well as food security and livelihoods or humanitarian work. We also offer opportunities with our support functions such as HR, IT, Finance, Legal, or Global Assurance. Whatever your profession, or career level, your contribution will help ensure children's voices are heard at the highest levels, and that we achieve our global strategy, Ambition for Children 2030, and ensure every child survives, is educated, and protected.
 
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Save the Children believes every child deserves a future. In Ethiopia and around the world, we give children a healthy start in life, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm. We do whatever it takes for children – every day and in times of crisis – transforming their lives and the future we share.

Save the Children Ethiopia works in 9 regions in Ethiopia with a current staff complement of approximately 2,500 staff. The size of the programme and the amount of human, financial and material resources put into it as well as the requirements of different donors requires substantial amount of quality and efficient human resource. This makes Save the Children an exciting place to work.

Accordingly, Save the Children Ethiopia is looking to hire creative individuals who have the experience and competencies to work; support the development of an organisational culture that reflects dual mandate values; help establish, maintain, and improve active and regular working relationships with host government authorities, partner agencies including humanitarian and development donors, and local and international NGOs; ensure Ethiopia Country Office complies with all Save the Children Management Operating Standards and Standard Operating Procedures and that all required support is provided promptly, at scale and in line with the rules and principles.

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Mission

Is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

Vision
Is a world in which every child attains the right to survival, protection, development, and participation
 

Location: Ethiopia

Advocacy, Campaigns, Communications and Media Director

Addis Ababa
Managerial Level (Manager, Supervisor, Director)
Closing Date: 1 week and 1 day left
Posted: Today
Full time job
LOCATION: Addis Ababa GRADE : Executive A CONTRACT LENGTH: 2 years, renewable CHILD SAFEGUARDING: Level 3:  the post holder will have contact with children and/or young people  either  frequently ROLE PURPOSE: The purpose of the role is to lead and manage the external and internal Advocacy, Campaigns, Communications and Media work for the Ethiopia country office...

Education Cluster Coordinator - Re-advert

Addis Ababa
Senior Level (5+ years experience)
Closing Date: 5 days left
Posted: Today
Contract job
REPORTS TO:  Program Development, Quality & Impact (Deputy Country Director) CHILD SAFEGUARDING: Level 3:  the role holder will have contact with children and/or young people either frequently (e.g. once a week or more) or intensively (e.g. four days in one month or more or overnight) because they work in country programs; or are visiting country programs; or because they...

Sr. Advisor - Conflict Sensitivity (Proposal Recruitment

Addis Ababa
Closing Date: 4 days left
Posted: 2 days ago
Full time job
Summery Save the Children is seeking a Conflict Sensitivity Lead (CSL) for an anticipated 5-year USAID-funded Highland Resilience Activity (HRA) program in Ethiopia. This Activity will have a strong crosscutting focus on conflict sensitivity for vulnerable Highlands’s households, and will be integrated into USAID's Resilience Food Security Activities (RFSAs) in five target regions of...

Executive Assistant

Addis Ababa
Senior Level (5+ years experience)
Closing Date: 6 days left
Posted: 2 days ago
Full time job
GRADE :  2A Child Safeguarding: Level 3 - the responsibilities of the post may require the post holder to have regular contact with or access to children or young people ROLE PURPOSE:  The Executive assistant is the overall point of contact person to support the CD. S/he supports the CD and DCDs with tasks such as scheduling; reviewing, prioritizing and responding...

Coordination Support Lead – Ethiopian Cash Working Group

Addis Ababa
Senior Level (5+ years experience)
Closing Date: Tomorrow
Posted: 2 weeks and 1 day ago
Contract job
TEAM/PROGRAMME: Cash Working Group / Programme Operations  CONTRACT LENGTH:  8 months  Child Safeguarding: Level 3: the post holder will have access to personal data about children and/or young people as part of their work, a police check will be required (at ‘standard’ level in the UK or equivalent in other countries. Organizational Context and Scope:   The...