Regional Child Sensitive Social Peotection Technical Advisor 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 19th May 2022 for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Regional Child Sensitive Social Peotection Technical Advisor to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter Save the Children
Position Regional Child Sensitive Social Peotection Technical Advisor
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Master Degree
Experience Required Minimum Seven years
Application Deadline 30th May 2022

Save the Children Job Vacancy 2022

Job Purpose: The Senior Social Protection Technical Advisor will use their in-depth contextual understanding, technical expertise, and relationship building skills to define and deliver our strategic ambition for Child Sensitive Social Protection (CSSP) in East and Southern Africa. The role will lead strategy development and the technical design and implementation of high-quality programmes that deliver change for children in both emergency and development programming. The Social Protection Advisor will ensure that all social protection programming is of excellent technical quality and contributes significantly to Save the Children’s strategic objectives, national/global learning and advocacy. The role supports Child Poverty team members in national advocacy and influencing, and driving strategic partnerships for new business development. The role will provide technical advice in the design and implementation of social protection programming and also supports the design and implementation of monitoring and evaluation systems to demonstrate impact, while sharing learning across our programmes, teams and partners. This role includes a focus on training and coaching country office staff for external representation on priority issues including improving coverage and impacts for children through social protection systems, with a view towards supporting progressive realization of Universal Child Benefits, as well as nutrition-sensitive and shock responsive social protection, and poverty graduation discussions, among others.

Position in Organization:

  • Deadline: 30 MAY 2022 – 23:59 EAT


  • Master’s degree in Economics, Social Protection, Social Policy or a related field as well as equivalent relevant experience.


  • At least 7 years’ experience working nationally and internationally on social protection policy, research and programmes, including design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation.
  • Experience in social protection sector in East & Southern Africa desirable
  • Demonstrated understanding and experience of life-cycle and rights-based approach to social protection and how it contributes to outcomes for children.
  • Understanding and experience of analysis of national social protection systems.
  • Ability to analyze complex data in relation to social protection and poverty.
  • Experience with complementary/cash “plus” approaches to social protection to improve impact on children.

How to Apply Save the Children Regional Child Sensitive Social Peotection Technical Advisor Jobs 2022

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The Closing Date: 30th May 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.