Senior Advisor, Quality and Innovation - Livelihoods

Australia | Canada | Central Africa | Southern Africa | Eastern Africa | West Africa | North Africa and Middle East | United States | United Kingdom
Apply by 30 March 2018
Mid-level , Full-time staff position
Posted on 5 March 2018

Job Description

Senior Advisor, Quality and Innovation - Livelihoods

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 42,000+ staff members working in more than 90 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 Senior Advisor, Quality and Innovation – Livelihoods, you will provide strategic leadership that influences the quality and impact of World Vision’s global Livelihoods sector programming. You will ensure quality control of key evidence based intervention packages, project models and impact measures in alignment with World Vision’s strategy. You will be a champion for cross-sector collaboration around scalable innovative solutions. In collaboration with other internal leaders, you will oversee the development of sector guidance (global minimum standards, project models, capacity building strategies and curricula, and Monitoring & Evaluation tools) for World Vision’s global sector work in development, fragile states, and Disaster Management contexts.

Requirements include:

  • Master’s degree in a relevant academic field.
  • In-depth knowledge of sector programming including evidence based sector programming.
  • Minimum of 5 to 7 years’ of experience in sector programming in field location.
  • Experience in overseeing or supporting multi country programmes.
  • Experience in grant funded programmes by bilateral and multilateral donors.
  • Experience in working with faith, faith actors and faith related issues in development.
  • The position requires ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally up to 30% 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 18 MAR 2018. For more information on World Vision International, please visit our website: www.wvi.org. 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.

www.wvi.org

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