Posted in Nonprofit - Social Services 30+ days ago.
Save the Children is a leading agency in adolescent sexual and reproductive health (ASRH), with a portfolio spanning more than 20 countries. We support age and life-stage tailored programs that include interventions to reach adolescent boys and girls, their parents and families, their communities, and the health system. Save the Children’s work includes innovative behavior and social norm change work, youth-friendly services with an increasing emphasis on adolescent responsive health systems, and multisectoral positive youth development programming.
The ASRH Sr. Specialist will provide ASRH technical assistance and capacity strengthening to ASRH projects and initiatives in several countries, primarily in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia, and to two global USAID projects. In this position, you will contribute to new business development in ASRH, ASRH innovation, and ASRH collaborations across Save the Children and will report to the Advisor for Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health.
What You’ll Be Doing (Essential Duties)
Technical Assistance and Capacity Strengthening – 50%
Technical Thought Leadership and Program Learning and Documentation– 40%
Resource Mobilization – 10%
Why you should join the Save the Children Team…
Save the Children US offers outstanding benefits that include health, dental, vision and life insurances, pet insurance, short-term and long-term disability coverage, an Employee Assistance Program, 403(b), generous vacation, personal sick leave, family leave, parental/adoption leave, commuter benefits, dress for your day, and much more.
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About Save the Children
Save the Children believes every child deserves a future. In the United States and around the world, we give children a healthy start in life, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm. We do whatever it takes for children – every day and in times of crisis – transforming their lives and the future we share.
Save the Children is committed to conducting its programs and operations in a manner that is safe for the children it serves and helping protect the children with whom Save the Children is in contact. All Save the Children representatives are explicitly prohibited from engaging in any activity that may result in any kind of child abuse. In addition, it is Save the Children’s policy to create and proactively maintain an environment that aims to prevent and deter any actions and omissions, whether deliberate or inadvertent, that place children at the risk of any kind of child abuse. All our representatives are expected to conduct themselves in a manner consistent with this commitment and obligation. Any violations of this policy will be treated as a serious issue.
We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, sexual orientation, national origin, age, handicap, disability, marital status, or status as a veteran. Save the Children complies with all applicable laws.