Working for Save the Children is more than just a job. Its the feeling of knowing that your work is contributing to making the world a better place for children and working with others who feel the same. If you share our mission, are passionate about making it happen and strongly believe you can contribute – then join us and youll be in for a challenging and rewarding experience.
Rädda Barnen is recruiting a Portfolio Manager
We are always on the lookout for talented people to join us in making a difference to the lives of children around the world.
Working for Save the Children is more than just a job
Its the feeling of knowing that your work is contributing to making the world a better place for children and working with others who feel the same. If you share our mission, are passionate about making it happen and strongly believe you can contribute – then join us and youll be in for a challenging and rewarding experience.
The Portfolio Manager is overall responsible for management of programmes under his/her geographic area and has budget responsibility for awards up to 10m SEK. He/she acts as process driver as well as country team lead and manages relations and support to SCI country offices, in close collaboration with the Area Director. He she designs and reviews proposals and reports and coordinates technical expertise within SCS, SCI, SC members and other actors.
Who are you?
In order to be successful in this role you’ll bring
Academic degree/diploma or equivalent experience in relevant field
Several years of experience from programme management in the international development and/or humanitarian sector, including coordination of proposal and reporting processes, budgeting and financial monitoring
International experience of development and/or humanitarian field work
Understanding of rights-based and result-oriented development/humanitarian work.
Understanding of civil society and its role in bringing about change and development
Excellent writing and communication skills in Swedish and English. Additional languages are considered an asset.
Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office, SharePoint and Agresso
On a personal level you’ll share our values. You will also have strong leadership skills, a result oriented mindset, excellent problem solving skills and an innovative way of working.
This is a permanent position, full time, based at Rädda Barnen HO in Stockholm (Alviks strand). For further information, contact hiring manager Helene Cassemar Jeansson (email@example.com), Director of Award Management. Please apply as soon as possible and no later than 29th of May 2019.
We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children. Employment is subject to our Child protection standards including background checks and adherence to our Child Safeguarding Policy.
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About Save the Children
Save the Children Sweden fights for childrens rights. We influence public opinion and support children at risk, in Sweden and around the world. Our vision is a world 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. Save the Children Sweden is supported by nearly 179 000 members and donors. We are 350 co-workers in Sweden, of which some 100 are based at regional offices around the country. Save the Children Sweden is one of 29 member organizations in Save the Children International and together we are operating in more than 120 countries.