Safeguarding Project Coordinator

United States
Apply by 20 June 2018
Full-time staff position
Posted on 12 June 2018

Job Description

*Position location to be determined by home country of successful candidate within a jurisdiction (country or US State) where WVI is registered to operate.

World Vision International

World Vision is a Christian humanitarian, development and advocacy organisation devoted to improving the lives of children, families and their communities around the world. Our almost 40,000 staff members working in nearly 100 countries are united through our ethos, mission and shared desire for all individuals, especially children, to overcome poverty, inequality and injustice.

Here’s where you come in:

As Safeguarding Project Coordinator, you will provide essential technical support and coordination to the global Safeguarding Unit. This includes daily monitoring and regular analysis of Safeguarding Incident reports, analysis of data and trends reporting to senior executives on Safeguarding incidents and response, analysis of Child Protection (CP) Update Reports from over 90 World Vision (WV) offices, managing extremely confidential information and coordinating high organizational risk crisis management responses, technical management and support of online safeguarding platform systems (Ethics Point, CP Update Reporter, Global Centre (GC) Staff Online Training Course), and supervising and training of periodic temporary employees for safeguarding tasks.

You will provide administrative support to World Vision’s Impact and Engagement group who work across the globe. Support will be provided to individuals who are located geographically close to the Project Coordinator, providing support for personnel issues, invoice tracking, consultant contracts, etc. Support will also be provided to a specific team where the leader of the team is located geographically close by. This will include preparation of reports, coordinating team meetings, etc.

Requirements include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field
  • Substantial experience in most or all of the key tasks required in the role.
  • Very strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • High degree of proficiency in using email, MSWord, Excel, PowerPoint, and Adobe Professional.
  • Prior experience working in a large, complex organisation and/or handling sensitive, confidential information on the job.
  • Ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally up to 10% of the time.

Is this the job for you?

World Vision is dedicated to our team members’ development and their success. We aspire for all employees to be fulfilled through their work and their contributions to an organisation working to provide long-term sustainable solutions to the world’s most vulnerable people.

Find the full responsibilities and requirements for this position online and apply by the closing date 20 JUN 2018. For more information on World Vision International, please visit our website: Due to the number of applications received, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

About the Organization

The World Vision Partnership is a global community of people passionately committed to improving the lives and futures of the world’s most vulnerable children.

We believe that every child is a precious gift to the entire world and that their well-being concerns us all. We will not rest while children suffer in situations that can be changed. We are looking for people who share our beliefs and our passion.

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