Programme Officer Job at Save the Children

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • Applications have closed

Website Save the Children

The Save the Children has published a job vacancy announcement on 21st May 2022 for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Programme Officer to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter Save the Children
Position Programme Officer
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Undergraduate Degree
Experience Required Minimum Five years
Application Deadline 3rd June 2022

Save the Children Job Vacancy 2022

Job Purpose: The Programme Officer – CAAC Accountability will be responsible for technical and operational implementation of the accountability for children affected by armed conflict (CAAC) component of the Accountability for Grave Violations of Children’s Rights in Armed Conflict Initiative. The initiative targets children and a wide range of other actors such as the African Union, African Union Member States, Peace Support Operations, and National Human Rights Institutions at strategic policy and decision-making levels. The Programme Officer – CAAC Accountability will contribute towards the technical direction in design and business development, lead on quality implementation of the CAAC Accountability deliverables. The role will support in the provision of technical guidance to influence change and manage relations with actors at all levels in relation to CAAC Accountability. The role will be expected to contribute to adaptation, development of solutions, and recommendations for change linked to procedures and practices with long-term impact in the field of CAAC, Peace and Security, and Relations with Armed Actors The role will have responsibility for material, financial and informational resources at a programme level managing the CAAC Accountability programme budget. The Thematic Lead – CAAC may delegate, in his or her absence, financial approval responsibility and accountability to authorize expenditure and commitments as per approved schemes of delegation The role will have a significant level of external representation and communication, which will require strong negotiation, influencing skills, and representation of SCI’s position with technical representatives including Continental/Regional/Governmental level decision makers, and the wider Save the Children community.

Position in Organization:

  • PROGRAMME OFFICER
  • Deadline: 3 JUN 2022 – 23:59 EAT
  • NAIROBI, KENYA
  • PROGRAMME OPERATIONS
  • PERMANENT
  • FULL-TIME

Qualification:

  • Undergraduate degree in Social Sciences and thorough working knowledge in Child Protection in Armed Conflict and Emergencies;

Experience:

  • Minimum Five Years Experience.

How to Apply Save the Children Programme Officer Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://kenya.savethechildren.net/careers/details?jid=78024

The Closing Date: 3rd June 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.