Whole of Syria Nutrition Cluster Co-Lead
The cluster approach ensures clear leadership, predictability and accountability in international responses to humanitarian emergencies by clarifying the division of labour among organizations and better defining their roles and responsibilities within the different sectors of the response. It aims to make the international humanitarian community better organised and more accountable and professional, so that it can be a better partner for the affected people, host governments, local authorities, local civil society and resourcing partners.
The main purpose of this role is to be the Whole of Syria (WoS) Nutrition Cluster Co-Lead along with UNICEF WoS Nutrition co-lead and WoS Counterpart to ensure coordinated, timely and accountable nutrition response inside Syria. The WoS Nutrition Cluster Co-Lead will support the coordination of the two hubs (Gaziantep, Damascus) plus North East Syria WG and work closely with the Nutrition cluster/sector coordinator.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
We offer a competitive package in the context of the sector. This role is offered on the basis of international terms and conditions only.
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 document. Please also include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations. A copy of the full role profile can be found at www.savethechildren.net/careers
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.
Date advertised: 11 Sep 2019
Closing date: 24 Sep 2019 - 16:59 EDT
Location: Amman, Jordan
Department: Programme Operations
Type: Fixed-term contractSchedule: Full-time