are the world’s largest independent child rights organization,
underpinned by a vision in a world in which every child attains the
right to survival, protection, development and participation.
mission to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children,
and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.
are an equal opportunity organization dedicated to our core values of
Accountability, Ambition, Collaboration, Creativity and Integrity.
culture is embedded in these values, along with a strong commitment to
our Child Safeguarding Protocol, ensuring that all representatives of
Save the Children demonstrate the highest standards of behaviour towards
children both in their private and professional lives.
Save the Children International is looking to recruit for the following position:
In this newly created role, you will be responsible for managing the regional portfolio for Save the Children International, and you will assist in the implementation of the Organizational Portfolio Office – acting as regional leader for all agreed organizational initiatives. In some cases, you will also be responsible for managing the delivery of projects in the region.
To be successful in this role, you will bring proven experience in managing portfolios of projects with international reach and you will also have hands-on project management expertise. P3O and/or Management of Portfolio foundation certification is important, as well as Prince 2, PMP or similar project management certification.
English language is essential for this role, and a second language (preferably French, Spanish, Portuguese or Arabic) would be highly beneficial.
This role has a competitive package in the context of the sector, and will be based within a Save the Children International office in our East & Southern Africa region. You will be required to travel to other offices within the region.
The organisation: Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organisation for children. We save children’s lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential. We work in over 120 countries to achieve immediate and lasting change.
Please apply using a cover letter and up-to-date CV as a single document.
Please send you application to email@example.com
We need to keep children safe, so our selection process reflects our
commitment to the protection of children from abuse. A police check
will be required for this position.
Save the Children International ‘PMO/C&D Career Opportunities’ Webcast
the Children International will be holding a webcast, hosted by Michael
Koutstaal (Change & Deployment Project Lead), John Stoneley (Head
of IT Project Delivery) and Stuart Marsh (Head of Recruitment), where we
will provide more information on these roles and hold a Q&A
The webcast(s) will take place on week commencing 25th January.
register your interest in attending a webcast, please email
firstname.lastname@example.org and title your email ‘PMO/C&D Webcast’.
Please include details of your time zone and availability in your
governments all over the world and we believe in the right person for
the job regardless of where you come from and how you identify yourself.
We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our
commitment to ensuring that only those who are suitable to work with
children are considered for these posts. All successful applicants will
therefore be required to complete a Police Check and must sign onto our
Child Safeguarding Policy and organizational Code of Conduct.