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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

Thematic Technical Director – Food Security, Livelihoods, Resilience and WASH

Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa
Executive (VP, Deputy General Manager)
Closing Date: 1 week left
Posted: 2 days ago
Full time job
KEY AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY: In line with SCI’s full spectrum programming, the following key areas of accountability apply to SCI Ethiopia’s work in emergencies (acute and chronic) and in development settings.   Strategic Programme Development Provide overall leadership for the strategic development and quality implementation of the FSL, Resilience and WASH...

procurement Officer ( Supply Chain)

Dire Dawa
Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)
Closing Date: 5 days left
Posted: 4 days ago
Full time job
ROLE PURPOSE The Procurement Officer is accountable for the timely and efficient procurement of goods and supplies in accordance with timescales set and agreed with programme staff and SCI systems, polices, and procedures.

Climate Change Adviser/Consultant


Managerial Level (Manager, Supervisor, Director)
Closing Date: Tomorrow
Posted: 1 week and 1 day ago
  Position Climate Change Adviser   Country: Ethiopia Date: From: April 15 2021 To:  30 th August 2021   Days 44 days   Background Save the Children...

Program Officer – CHILD SFP

Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa
Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)
Closing Date: Tomorrow
Posted: 1 week and 2 days ago
Full time job
ROLE PURPOSE : To assist Addis based CHILD-SFP team by providing Procurement and logistics related support; follow-up and support award, finance & administrative related tasks of the project.   KEY AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY:      Procurement and logistics related: ·       In coordination with the supply chain department...

Procurement Coordinator (Construction)

Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa
Senior Level (5+ years experience)
Closing Date: Tomorrow
Posted: 1 week and 2 days ago
Full time job
ROLE PURPOSE : The Procurement Coordinator for Construction is responsible for the overall functional aspects of construction related procurement in coordination and collaboration with the country Construction Team, Program Operations and internal stakeholders. The role requires a high level of technical and qualified skills in construction and infrastructure projects. The post holder...

Head of Communications and Media – Ethiopia Country Office

Addis Ababa
Managerial Level (Manager, Supervisor, Director)
Closing Date: Today
Posted: 1 week and 2 days ago
Full time job
ROLE PURPOSE:  The Head of Communications and Media is responsible for leading strategic communications for projects and the organization and serves as the official spokesperson for Save the Children Ethiopia country office. KEY AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY Planning and Implementation of a CO communications strategy Works with the...

Head of Safety and Security

Addis Ababa
Managerial Level (Manager, Supervisor, Director)
As per the scale of the organization
Closing Date: 1 week and 5 days left
Posted: 1 month ago
Full time job
Head of Safety & Security   ROLE PURPOSE:   The security environment in Ethiopia is complex and dynamic and the changing political landscape on the local, regional and national levels, contributes to the changing security environment. There is a need to strengthen the Safety and Security management function of SC in Ethiopia and provide an efficient support function to...