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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
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    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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    Position: EU Grants and Compliance Coordinator

    Location: London 

    Salary: Grade D / £39,099

    Terms and Conditions as per the location will apply

    At ActionAid International we help people to use their own power to fight poverty and injustice. Because that’s how real change happens – for women, for communities, for whole societies.

    Institutional funding is now ActionAid’s second largest income stream and with the new Strategy 2028 we forecast clear opportunities and potential for ActionAid to scale up and diversify our institutional income through a fundraising model that is rooted in a partnership based approach. The EU is the largest multilateral donor in the world, and funding from EU institutions represents about 23% of ActionAid’s institutional income.

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    ActionAid International requires an organisation to provide travel and occupational health services for staff based across Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas. With three key Hubs in; Nairobi, Kenya; Johannesburg, South Africa and London, UK.

    The chosen provider would need to meet the requirements outlined below.

    The terms of the contract will be for 3 years (subject to satisfactory annual review) and will include a three months termination notice at any time.

    Any contract awarded will be on a non-exclusive basis.

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    The Disasters and Emergencies Preparedness Programme (DEPP) is a three year, multi-stakeholder initiative funded by DFID to build the capacity of national humanitarian systems to prepare for and respond to disasters.

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    Provide coordination for ActionAid's campaign work through its one global campaign on women’s rights and other public-facing initiatives. Roughly half the Campaigner’s time will be devoted to the women’s rights global campaign, with the other half to assisting countries with national-level public-facing work defined by strategic priorities separate from the one global campaign. You will also facilitate and support campaigning capacity development, learning and knowledge development with relevant actors.

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    Duration: Fixed Term Contract (3 Years)

    Location: Any Global Secretariat Hubs or AAI Country Office

    Closing Date: 5th October 2017

    Terms and conditions of base location will apply

    Do you want to make a difference and positively impact the lives of some of the world’s poorest people? If so join ActionAid International as Education Programme Manager and ensure that multi-country programmes on education are effectively managed and aligned to our priorities.

    We are a leading international charity. We support women and children in extreme poverty. We fight for their rights and for lasting change. Be part of the team helping make that happen.

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    Duration: Fixed Term Contract (2 Years)

    Location: Any Global Secretariat Hub or AAI Country Office

    Closing Date: 5th October 2017

    Terms and conditions of base location will apply 

    If you are an experienced policy analyst with excellent knowledge of development and are looking for a fresh challenge this position as Policy Advisor with ActionAid International then this is the role for you.

    As Policy Advisor you will lead and coordinate our policy work and external engagement on civic participation. You will develop clear policy positions on collective priorities and ensure that strategies and programmes are informed by a strong understanding of the external environment. You will also identify where shifts in power are most needed and most achievable. Importantly you will have the ability to maximise the effectiveness of our collective work across the federation. We will look to you to maintain strong relationships with relevant social movements as well as regional and international allies You will share learning with key allies and social movements to advance a collective agenda on civic participation, deepening democracy and addressing shrinking political space.