Child Sponsorship Operations Officer

Location: GS Hub Office/AA Country office

Closing Date: 21 July 2017

Work with the CS Operations Advisor and Individual Giving Lead to support the global CS community through a critical period of CS modernisation transition. The role will support countries to maintain quality whilst at the same time introduce innovation and new working practices. This role will work closely with the CS Operations Advisor, CS Impact and Accountability Advisor and Individual Giving Lead to support the changes in communications, business processes and geographical presence of CS implementation.

 

 

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.

Work with the CS Operations Advisor and Individual Giving Lead to support the global CS community through a critical period of CS modernisation transition. The role will support countries to maintain quality whilst at the same time introduce innovation and new working practices. This role will work closely with the CS Operations Advisor, CS Impact and Accountability Advisor and Individual Giving Lead to support the changes in communications, business processes and geographical presence of CS implementation.

You need to have good sponsorship experience, knowledge of current fundraising policies, guidelines and best practices, solid planning, organising and facilitation skills and excellent problem-solving and analytical skills are required. You must also have experience in providing support and training and excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with fluency in English.

A Bachelor’s Degree will be advantageous Your technical skills must be backed by excellent communication, relationship building and project management skills. A professional qualification in business process analysis would be an advantage.

In order to be considered for this position, you will need to have eligibility to work in the country where you will be based. We may not be able to consider your application if you do not have eligibility to work.

If you are interested and meet the criteria, send your CV and motivation cover letter to hrworkspace@actionaid.org

You are requested to highlight in the motivation letter how specifically you meet the criteria for this role.  

Please clearly indicate which position you are applying for.

Recruitment consultancies/agencies should not approach ActionAid with regards to open vacancies. We regret that agency candidates will not be considered. ActionAid International welcomes applications from all sections of the community and promotes diversity.

Due to high volumes of applications received, we can only correspond with short listed applicants. Should you not have received feedback on your application within two weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.