This can be a remote position primarily in Panama. Also can be based in Colombia, Peru, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua.
Save the Children is hiring a Regional Special Projects Officer to ensure that special projects and initiatives in new areas move forward at pace. Working closely with the Regional Director, the Special Projects Officer will support a wide range of activities including the RD's work with key colleagues, partners, stakeholders, and donors.
The role holder will:
To be successful you will have:
We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.
We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:
We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.
Please apply using a cover letter and up-to-date CV as a single pdf document. Please also include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations. A copy of the full role profile can be found at Save the Children | Trabaja con nosotros | América Latina y el Caribe
We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.
All employees are expected to carry out their duties in accordance with our global anti-harassment policy.
Date advertised: 17 Aug 2021
Closing date: 25 Oct 2021 - 23:59 CST
Location: Panama City, Panama
Department: Programme Operations
Type: PermanentSchedule: Full-time