Field Manager

at Save the Children
Published November 7, 2022
Location Cairo, Egypt
Category Management  
Job Type Full Time  

Description

The Field Manager is responsible for field level management of programmes / projects of various sizes and complexities, FO budget development and management, governorate level coordination and representation with key stakeholders and other government departments/INGOs/NGOs, safety and security, logistics, awards management, including management of multiple teams. The post holder will play a key role in staff building capacity processes at field level, and will contribute in the effective scale up and management of Save the Children programmes in Assiut (Development and Emergency) to increase SCI footprint and enable positive change for children.

In the event of a major humanitarian emergency, the role holder will be expected to work outside the normal role profile and be able to vary working hours accordingly.

Essential: QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

Relevant University Degree.
Minimum 5 years' experience in management positions, managing integrated multi sector or multi-locations programs.
Strong project cycle management experience.
Previous experience of managing a large team
Previous experience in managing economic empowerment projects.
Budget management experience including institutional donors
Demonstrable experience of MEAL and beneficiary accountability
Strong experience in dealing with government officials at both strategic and operational levels.
Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills including influencing, advocacy, negotiation and coaching.
Strong results orientation, with the ability to challenge existing mind-sets.
Experience working through/with sub grants and partners is a requirement.
Experience with capacity building of local partners and communities.
Fluency in English with strong written and oral communication skills.
The capacity and willingness to be flexible and accommodating in difficult working circumstances.

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