Education Consortium Manager NGO Job Placements – Save the Children International

Job Title:  Education Consortium Manager

Save the Children International

Duty Station: Kampala

About US:

Save the Children
International is an international relief organization that was established in
the United Kingdom in 1919 to improve the lives of children through better
education, health care, and economic opportunities, as well as providing
emergency aid in natural disasters, war, and other conflicts.

Job Summary:  The Education Consortium Manager is
responsible for effective and high quality planning, implementation,
coordination, monitoring and reporting of the Education Consortium awards that
contribute to Uganda’s Multi Year Education Refugee Response Plan. Current
funds/awards under this consortium are from ECHO and Education Can Not Wait
(ECW), while others may be included in the future.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

·       Post-graduate degree in education planning
and management or a related field with additional training project planning and
management techniques

·       At least eight years of relevant experience
including at senior level

·       Knowledge of current global and regional
debates on quality and employment oriented education policies and models

·       Strong leadership, management and
coordination skills, including experience leading a large programme and team

·       Proven experience of developing and managing
high quality, innovative and cost-effective technical education projects in
complex environments, preferably in Uganda and with International NGOs

·       Proven experience and skills in research and
advocacy and influencing institutional, private and/or corporate donors and
writing up high quality donor reports

·       Experience of working with local/national
governments and capacity building of systems, partners and staff

·       Ability to extensively travel for project
monitoring and provide on-site technical support to field teams

·       Highly developed interpersonal and
communication skills including influencing, negotiation, steering and coaching

·       Experience in management of finance and
budget monitoring and risk management.

·       Experience of solving complex issues through
analysis, definition of a clear way forward and ensuring buy-in

·       Highly numerically articulated with a track
record of data manipulation and reporting systems.

·       Highly diplomatic with strong oral and
written communication skills (English)

·       Commitment to Save the Children values.

How to Apply:

All suitably
qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online at the link below.

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Deadline:  26th June 2020

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