Joining Forces Coalition Coordinator (JFC Coordinator) NGO Jobs – Save the Children International

Organisation: Save
the Children International
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
About US:
Save the Children is
the world’s leading independent organization for children and has program
presence in over 120 countries in the world and has been implementing programs
for over 90 years. Save the Children envisions a Uganda in which every child
attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. Our
mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and
to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. We strive to create
impact for children by delivering our Programmes through partnerships, by being
innovative, by acting as the voice for and of children, and by achieving
results at scale. 
Job Summary:   The Joining Forces Coalition Coordinator (JFC
Coordinator) is responsible for the overall coordination between the six
Joining Forces coalition members. The Coalition Coordinator leads on and
coordinates the design of campaign plans, activities, advocacy and resource
mobilization under this coalition. S/he ensures effective coordination and
communication with the global JF Secretariat and Project Manager. The Coalition
Coordinator works closely with the Technical Experts of the JF members and
reports periodically to the CD Steering Group. 

This role is a
global collaboration between 6 leading child rights organisations – ChildFund,
Plan International, Save the Children, SOS Children’s Villages, Terre des
Hommes and World Vision. In Uganda Joining Forces focuses on ending violence
against children in schools. Working together means we can better influence policy
and decision makers, share expertise, information and innovation; scale up what
works and maximize our impact.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The candidate for the Save the Children International Joining Forces
    Coalition Coordinator (JFC Coordinator) job placement should hold a
    Bachelor’s degree in Human Rights, Governance, Social Science, Social Work
    and Social Administration, Arts, Education, Development studies, Law.
  • Post Graduate training in Project Management, Community Development
    or a Master’s degree in any relevant field is an added advantage.
  • Three to seven years of work experience in programming for child
    protection, education advocacy, 3 years of which from an international
    organization or nonprofit/voluntary sector.
  • Any relevant specific experience or training on the Child Protection
    and Child Rights Programming.
  • Understanding of resource mobilization, grants management and
    financial systems and procedures.
  • Work experience in which strong communication, advocacy and
    interpersonal skills were required.
  • Proven ability to perform multi- tasking and ability to work on
    tight deadlines.
  • Proven ability to work in a multicultural/cross cultural
    environment. Adaptable, flexible with a high level of work ethics.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified
candidates are encouraged to apply online by clicking on the title link below.
Deadline: 20th September 2019
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