Save the Children Project Manager Jobs 2023 – Zambia NGO Jobs

Save the Children Project Manager Jobs 2023 – Zambia NGO Jobs.

Save the Children Zambia looking for “Project Manager”.

Applicants with a Bachelor’s Degree may apply on or before October 09, 2023.

Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organisation for children. We work in around 120 countries. We save children’s lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential. Save the Children strives to achieve a world in which every child attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. We work to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. Across all of our work, we pursue several core values: accountability, ambition, collaboration, creativity and integrity.

Save the Children Project Manager Jobs 2023

The Save the Children has published a job vacancy announcement on September 28, 2023 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Project Manager to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter Save the Children
Position Project Manager – Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor’s Degree
Experience Required Minimum of Eight (08) years
Application Deadline October 09, 2023

Save the Children Job Vacancy 2023

Key Areas of Accountability:

The Project Manager will be responsible for the following.

Manage Strategic alignment.

  • Work Cross-Functionally to set and achieve Strategic Objectives focused on Improving Children’s Lives.
  • Ensure strategic alignment and contribution of the Climate Change project to both Country Office and SC global strategic priorities.
  • Ensure that SMT members are kept appraised/updated of critical and strategic Climate Change project engagements and risks.
  • Be the focal point person and coordinator of all Climate Change project engagements both at Country Office and with external stakeholders in collaboration with the Director of Programmes.
  • Participate in development of climate Change/resilience concept notes for possible funding.

Project Planning and implementation Management.

  • Responsible for managing the Climate Change project to achieve and report on the results in line with the projects’ Logical Framework.
  • Disaster Risk Reduction by ensuring, identify, assess and manage the hazards, vulnerabilities and risks that may occur in the project, and escalating any risks that need management to the Director of Programmes and Operation.
  • Identify and implement cost-effective risk reduction and or strategies.
  • Disseminate information and raise awareness about hazards, vulnerabilities and risk that are as results of climate change.
  • Contribute to the strengthening of resilience and risk reduction due to climate change.
  • Ensures the development and implementation of rigorous social and behavior change strategies for the project working with children in all phases from formative stage, through to strategy development, design and community-level engagement.
  • Provides leadership and design expertise in the rigorous application of Social and Behavior Change Communication theory, practice, principles and current best practices that achieve measurable results.
  • Ensure timely submission of quality program annual plans with the respective phased budget aligned with the Country office CSP.

Position in Organization:

  • Position Name: Project Manager – Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction
  • Job Identification: 3671
  • Job Category: Programme Operations
  • Posting Date: 27/09/2023, 16:20
  • Apply Before: 09/10/2023, 21:00
  • Job Schedule: Full time
  • Locations: Lusaka

Educational Qualification and Experience:

  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Natural Resources Management, Social Science, Agricultural Economics or related discipline. With proven and demonstrated experience in disaster recovery solid understanding of the concepts and principles of disaster, risk reduction, such as hazards exposure, vulnerability capacity and resilience in Disaster risk Reduction.
  • Management of Humanitarian Response will be an added advantage.
  • At least 8 years working experience in managing development programmes.
  • Experience in designing and/or managing natural resources management, climate adaption, Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience programmes.

How to Apply Save the Children Project Manager Jobs 2023

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The Closing Date: October 09, 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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