Emergency Preparedness and Response Manager NGO Jobs – Save the Children International


Job Title:    Emergency Preparedness and
Response Manager (EPR Manager)

Organisation: Save
the Children International

Duty Station: 
Kampala, Uganda


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 Emergency Preparedness and Response
Manager (EPR Manager) supports the delivery of SC Uganda Emergence Preparedness
and Response. His/her main focus is developing Emergence Preparedness and
Contingency Plans and Emergence response management in close cooperation with
all Country Office Departments.


The EPR Manager
coordinates and collaborates with PDQ, Finance and Program Operation
departments to ensure quality and accountability in humanitarian work, and
complies with all relevant standards, policies and procedures with respect to
child safeguarding, safe programming, health and safety, and donor compliance.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

ideal candidate for the Save the Children International Emergency Preparedness
and Response Manager (EPR Manager) job placement must hold a Master’s Degree or
higher or equivalent field experience

of working within and managing emergency responses or fragile state setting;
and/or extensive experience of setting up responses.

and budget management, and budgeting skills.

of managing different donor projects.

in representation with key stakeholders, and co-ordination with other NGOs/UN

developed interpersonal and communication skills including influencing,
negotiation and coaching

of developing and negotiating successful partnerships with institutional donors

ability to influence change at an operational and strategic level.

and culturally sensitive with qualities of patience, tact and diplomacy

A high
level of written and spoken English

capacity and willingness to be extremely flexible and accommodating in
difficult and sometimes insecure working circumstances.

to the aims and principles of SC.

understanding of the SC mandate and child focus and an ability to ensure this
continues to underpin our support



of M&E and beneficiary accountability systems.

of working in insecure environments.

to work and travel in often difficult and insecure environments.


How to Apply:

All candidates who
wish to join Save the Children should apply online at the link below.




Deadline: 12th March 2021


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