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    Position: Programme Development and Resource Generation Manager (ActionAid International Nepal)

    Location:  Kathmandu Nepal

    Duration: 4 months

    Secondment terms and conditions  

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    Position: Fundraising Manager 

    Location: Amman- Jordan

    Duration: 12 months

    National plus terms and conditions of employment will apply/or Secondment terms and conditions  

  3. Salary: 
    GBP 40,289 per annum
    Closing date for applications: 

    The Country Director provides vision, leadership, management and effective high-level national representation for ActionAid International in OPT, in line with the established policies, principles and operating practices of ActionAid International, as well as good management practice and the political, social, cultural and economic environment of the country. The Country Director is also responsible for overseeing the implementation of the ActionAid Palestine Country Strategy Paper (CSP). The CD role requires broad organizational experience to develop and manage a growing team well as deep knowledge of OPT to make significant improvements to policies and processes that lead long-term success of ActionAid in OPT

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     DURATION – (5 month fixed term contract – secondments welcomed)

    LOCATION – Nairobi or London (other project locations may be considered)

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    Position: Head of Institutional Funding: Resource Mobilisation & Innovation 

    Location: GS Hub Office 

    Duration: Maternity cover up to 6 months 

    AAI Grade: F / Local terms and conditions of employment will apply

    ActionAid is an international anti-poverty agency formed in 1972.  We are a partnership between people in poor and rich countries working together to end poverty and injustice.  Today we are working with over 13 million of the world’s poorest and excluded people in over 40 countries worldwide to secure their rights to a life free of poverty and injustice, and with the support of half a million donors and supporters.
  6. Salary: 
    Grade D / £39,099
    Closing date for applications: 

    Location: London 

    Terms and Conditions as per the location will apply

    ActionAid is looking for an EU Proposal Coordinator to increase ActionAid’s impact, influence and income for our development and advocacy programmes. If you have extensive experience of managing and writing successful fundraising proposals for institutional donors, particularly EU (Devco) as well as good understanding of donor funding policies and regulations you could be part of the team at ActionAid International helping people to achieve long-term and sustainable change

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    Location: GS Hub Office/AA Country office

    Closing Date: 28th July 2017

    Terms and conditions of base location will apply

    ActionAid is a leading international organisation, working with over 15 million people in 45 countries for a world free from poverty and injustice. We’re amongst the first few international development organisations with our head office based in Africa. We also have offices right across Asia, the Americas and Europe. We believe the people whose lives our work affects should decide how we’re run. And that’s what makes us different. We help people use their own power to fight poverty and injustice – the Power in People. 

  8. Salary: 
    Salary: Grade D / £39,099
    Closing date for applications: 

    Location: London

    Closing Date: 28 July 2017

    ActionAid is looking for an EU Grants and Compliance Coordinator to foster a more compliant and cohesive environment for managing institutional grants and to ensure accountability to our institutional donors. If you have extensive experience of managing institutional grants and setting up grant management systems and processes as well as good understanding of EU (DEVCO) contractual rules and regulations you could be part of the team at ActionAid International helping people to achieve long-term and sustainable change.

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    Location: GS Hub Office/AA Country Office 

    Duration: Maternity cover up to 6 months 

    AAI Grade: E / Local terms and conditions of employment will apply

     

    ActionAid is an international anti-poverty agency formed in 1972.  We are a partnership between people in poor and rich countries working together to end poverty and injustice.  Today we are working with over 13 million of the world’s poorest and excluded people in over 40 countries worldwide to secure their rights to a life free of poverty and injustice, and with the support of half a million donors and supporters.

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    Location: Any AAI Country Office including Global Secretariat Hub

    Closing Date: 2 August 2017

    Be responsible for managing the development and implementation of a federation plan for strengthening robust Human Rights Based Approach (HRBA) programme design, Theories of Change and to ensure continuous improvements in programme quality, Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) processes, learning and impact assessment. Liaise with International Platforms (IPs), Issue Specialists and Federation Development teams on required support to IPs or countries on key organisational and program development processes e.g. Country Strategic Paper (CSP) development, annual planning and reporting etc. Lead the review and continuous development of the AA global Monitoring and Evaluation and Learning (MEL) framework; provide technical support with annual reporting processes to track progress against the Global Strategy.

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    Market Related
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    1 Year Fixed Term Contract 

    Closing Date: 2 August 2017

    Location: Johannesburg, South Africa

    Support IT and administration tasks in the Johannesburg office with a view to transferring to more use of outsourcing in both IT and administration. Ensure effective and efficient administration systems and support for GS operations. You will be responsible for the user adoption of said technologies within the Johannesburg office through, training, coaching and support.

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    Location: Any AAI Country Office including Global Secretariat Hubs

    Duration: 2 Years Fixed Term Contract

    Closing Date: 03 August 2017

    Terms and conditions of base location will apply

    A graduate with experience of working in resilience programming for an international development agency you are now looking for a new opportunity to develop your skills. This Resilience Programme Coordinator role with ActionAid Internationalis for you. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part a major international NGO that is changing the lives of the poorest, most disadvantaged women and children in the world – for good. Join us and help make it happen. 

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    Location: Any AAI Country Office including Global Secretariat Hubs

    Closing Date: 03 August 2017

    Terms and conditions of base location will apply

    Join ActionAid International’s Federation Development Team as the Finance Advisor and  Strengthen the overall financial management, oversight and capacity of the organisation, both finance and non-finance staff, management and boards by providing strategic financial advice and decision support to Heads of Finance in-country, Global Secretariat Finance team and team head.

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    Location: Any AAI Country Office including Global Secretariat Hubs

    Closing Date: 03 August 2017

    Terms and conditions of base location will apply

    Play a key role in mobilising funding for ActionAid’s Resilient Livelihoods and Climate Justice work as prioritised by the International Platform. You will develop programme funding strategies for the International Platform’s Resilient Livelihoods and Climate Justice work. You will identify and coordinate multi-country opportunities/ proposals and work with fundraisers across the federation to focus on programme funding for work that closely aligns to the platform priorities. Provide advice and oversight of funding for the Resilient and Livelihoods and Climate Justice portfolio. Support strategic proposal development for single country opportunities, aligned with the priorities agreed by the International Platform.

  15. Salary: 
    £ 45,489
    Closing date for applications: 

    2 Years Fixed Term Contract 

    Grade E

    Closing Date: 03 August 2017 

    Location: London, UK  or Nairobi, Kenya

    Lead on defining the internal donor contract management processes and tools/guidance needed for online and offline contract management. You will analyse existing practices, ascertain what changes are required and involve in-country colleagues in developing detailed standardised processes. You will provide expert market insight on new contract management processes, identify best practice and specify priorities too. We will look to you to develop the Contract Management Manual as well as oversee the relationship with our chosen CMS online system supplier in developing the system processes. You will also create a stakeholder engagement and training plan and support the roll out of new processes, tools and guidance to the rest of the organisation.