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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

Senior Supply Chain Manager – Tigray Response

Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa
Senior Level (5+ years experience)
Closing Date: 1 week and 1 day left
Posted: Today
Full time job
KEY AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY:   ·       Provide leadership in the management of all emergency Supply Chain functions in for the Tigray Response ·       develop/implement the global policies, donor’s requirements while also complying with any country-specific regulations both SCI’s and government’s...

Knowledge Management Specialist

Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa
Senior Level (5+ years experience)
Closing Date: 6 days left
Posted: 4 days ago
Contract job
ROLE PURPOSE: The Knowledge Management Specialist (KMS) is responsible in designing and implementing a system for gathering, interpreting and managing multiple forms of indicative information and resource documents necessary for learning along with managing the knowledge generated by and necessary for the successful implementation of the programmes. He/she will provide support for...

Thematic Director, Health and Nutrition

Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa
Senior Level (5+ years experience)
Closing Date: 6 days left
Posted: 4 days ago
Full time job
No of Positions: 1 Duty Station: Addis Ababa ROLE PURPOSE: The Health and Nutrition Thematic Director (H&NTD) is primarily responsible for development and quality of all Save the Children’s health and nutrition (H&N) programs in Ethiopia in both humanitarian and development contexts. This includes developing a multi-year thematic strategy and annual plans; identifying...

Evidence, Learning and Innovation Advisor

Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa
Senior Level (5+ years experience)
Closing Date: 6 days left
Posted: 4 days ago
Contract job
No of Positions: 1 Duty Station: Addis Ababa Contract Duration: One year with possible extension ROLE PURPOSE: The Evidence, Learning and Innovation Advisor (ELIA) is responsible to assist the Head of Evidence, Learning and Innovation (HELI) in designing and implementing a system for gathering, interpreting and managing multiple forms of indicative information and...

SBCC Project Manager

Hawassa, SNNPR
Managerial Level (Manager, Supervisor, Director)
Closing Date: 6 days left
Posted: 4 days ago
Full time job
Responsibilities: ·       Responsible to roll out and oversee GROWTH THROUGH NUTRITION SBCC activities in the region, including support for the development /adaptation of SBCC materials in coordination with GROWTH THROUGH NUTRITION SBCC team and partners Manage the local NGOs implementing the SBCC activities of the project....

MEAL Officer

Jigjiga, Somali
Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)
Closing Date: 5 days left
Posted: 5 days ago
Full time job
KEY AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY: Monitoring and Evaluation ·       Support ECW project team in the management and implementation of field-level M&E data collection activities ·       With the guidance of Education Project Manager undertake responsibilities for the development and implementation of project MEAL system...

Alliance Coordinator

Jigjiga, Somali
Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)
Closing Date: 5 days left
Posted: 5 days ago
Full time job
  Obligation of the employee The employee shall have the following obligations: Enhance the functionality of the National alliance for ending child marriage and FGM/C. • Coordinate the activities of the National alliance for ending CM and FGM/C including revitalization and establishment of strategic partnership or coalitions. • Ensure that...

Education Zonal Coordinator

Halaba, SNNPR
Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)
Closing Date: 5 days left
Posted: 5 days ago
Full time job
Responsibilities: Project-implementation and monitoring Coordinate the zonal and woreda level execution of the School Readiness project annual implementation plan in SNNPR, in cooperation with the ZEOs, WEOs and other stakeholders. Ensure the zonal and Woreda level programming targets being met, and report discrepancies and changes to the Regional Manager. Prepare quarterly and...

Child Protection Officer - ( 5 position )

Mekele, Tigray
Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)
Closing Date: 5 days left
Posted: 5 days ago
Full time job
Key Accountabilities ·       Manage and support the individual case management process including identification, documentation and referrals. ·       Provide problem solving solutions to community workers. ·       Coordinate with other agencies relating to interagency Child Protection and...

CRG/CPiE Project Manager

Mekele, Tigray
Managerial Level (Manager, Supervisor, Director)
Closing Date: 5 days left
Posted: 5 days ago
Full time job
KEY AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY:   I.               Programme management   ·       Manage the Child Right Governance and Child protection project under supervision ·       Closely work with CRG and CP technical specialists/ team and...