JOB OPENING
 
Manager- Awards (1) – Cox’s Bazar , Bangladesh

The role

Award Manager will manage and develop awards in line with SCI Awards Management policies and essential standards. Support program point in understanding Award Agreement, Budget and key deliverables, preparation of agreement Synopsys and compliance, Budget vs actual analysis, coordination with the procurement team for procurement planning, reporting for all assigned awards will be some of the key roles of this position. S/he will facilitate Award Donor Specific audits and ensure kick off meeting for the stakeholders and responsible for all record keeping, document update and tracking the awards being reportable to Rohingya Response – International Award Manager.

Qualifications and experience  

  • Degree in any related field 
  • At least 6 years’ experience, of which 3 years management level, within the Grant/ Finance/ Program Management of a national or international organization including experience with grant management in emergencies
  • Excellent analytical skills – the ability to analyze complex financial data and design and produce effective management information.
  • Excellent experience of budgeting and budget management.
  • Excellent understanding of financial systems and procedures.
  • Computer proficiency in MS Office, especially in Excel.
  • Experience of general administration work
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to manage a complex and diverse workload and to work to tight deadlines
  • Written and verbal fluency in  English

Contract length: 06 months, possibility of extension depending on availability of funding and performance

The Organization

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:

  • No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday
  • All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
  • Violence against children is no longer tolerated

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.

Application Information:

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. 

If you are interested, send your CV at career.bangladesh@savethechildren.org   
(You must mention the position title at subject line of your email)
Application deadline: July 15, 2018
Only short listed candidates will be invited for interview

We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.