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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
    Closing date for applications: 

    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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    Market Related
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    2 Years Fixed Term Contract

    Location: London, UK  or Nairobi, Kenya

    Lead on defining the internal donor contract management processes and tools/guidance needed for online and offline contract management. You will analyse existing practices, ascertain what changes are required and involve in-country colleagues in developing detailed standardised processes. You will provide expert market insight on new contract management processes, identify best practice and specify priorities too. We will look to you to develop the Contract Management Manual as well as oversee the relationship with our chosen CMS online system supplier in developing the system processes. You will also create a stakeholder engagement and training plan and support the roll out of new processes, tools and guidance to the rest of the organisation. 

  5. Salary: 
    Market Related
    Closing date for applications: 

    Location: GS Hub Office/AA Country Office

    Be responsible for managing ActionAid’s fundraising investment fund. It provides market insight on existing and potential new fundraising programmes and income streams to guide organisational decisions on the development and expansion of fundraising. It develops and ensures compliance of all fundraising investment models including for example cross border fundraising, sponsor/ host fundraising delegations.

  6. Salary: 
    Market Related
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    1 Year Fixed Term Contract 

    Location: Johannesburg, South Africa

    Support IT and administration tasks in the Johannesburg office with a view to transferring to more use of outsourcing in both IT and administration. Ensure effective and efficient administration systems and support for GS operations. You will be responsible for the user adoption of said technologies within the Johannesburg office through, training, coaching and support.

  7. Salary: 
    Market Related
    Closing date for applications: 

    6 Months Fixed Term Contract

    Location: London, UK

    Provide general administrative support to ensure the effective and efficient working of the team, with a flexible and adaptive working approach that enables fast response at times of emergency. Maintain excellent systems and takes an overview of all team administrative processes to ensure they operate in the most effective and joined up manner, enabling team work. Through excellent administrative support enables countries to work together, tracks and follows up decisions made. Support, organise and minute all emergency country oversight groups, International Platform and team meetings. Provide general finance support to the team, monitoring team accounts and processing expenses.

  8. Salary: 
    Market Related
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    2 Years Fixed Term Contract

    Location: London, UK

    Use your extensive experience of project management and understanding of grant management processes to manage the contract cycle, and to significantly shape ActionAid International’s new Contract Management System. We need to more effectively manage the growing volume and complexity of our contracts from Institutional and High Value donors by helping to track our fundraising efforts, monitor contracts and ensure federation-wide compliance.  

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    Market Related
    Closing date for applications: 

    Location: GS Hub Office/AA Country office

    Ensure that the systems and processes requirements for Contract Management process are comprehensively addressed by current/target solutions and therefore explore a potential new CMS system that is fit for purpose for a modernized version of Contract Management. You will also be responsible for the oversight of outsourced systems maintenance.

  10. Salary: 
    Market Related
    Closing date for applications: 

    Location: GS Hub Office/AA Country office

    Coordinate ActionAid's regional and global online advocacy and campaigns presence and advice countries on digital strategies. You will play a key role in mobilising funding for ActionAid’s Women’s Rights (WR) work as prioritised by the International Platform. You will develop programme funding strategies for the International Platform’s Women’s Rights work including for long term work and emergency response. You will identify and coordinate multi-country opportunities/ proposals and work with fundraisers across the federation to focus on programme funding for work that closely aligns to the platform priorities. Provide advice and oversight of funding for the women’s right portfolio. Support strategic EU proposal development for single country opportunities, aligned with the Women’s Rights (WR) priorities agreed by the International Platform.

  11. Salary: 
    Market Related
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    1 Year Fixed Term Contract

    Location: GS Hub Office/AA Country Office

    Drive change management and project manage strategic change projects for the federation. You will also provide the design and delivery of feminist leadership programs, as a critical change program. This includes a Community of Interest in championing feminist leadership and sharing knowledge and lessons from their practice. The role will also be responsible for the day-to-day management of delegations, ensuring that updates/reports on the performance of delegations are submitted in time. All delegations relating to a specific team will be overseen by the relevant Director or Head of that team to ensure technical quality and integration with other work across the federation. 

  12. Salary: 
    Market Related
    Closing date for applications: 

    Location: Johannesburg, South Africa

    Support the effective functioning of the Finance and Operations Cluster by providing administration support and coordination and ensuring synergies and collaborative relationships are enabled with other teams and other parts of the Federation.

  13. Salary: 
    Market Related
    Closing date for applications: 

    2 Years Fixed Term Contract

    Location: London or Nairobi

    Provide effective and efficient operational and administrative support to two key infrastructure projects: the Global Finance System (GFS) project and the Contract Management System (CMS) project.

  14. Salary: 
    Market Related
    Closing date for applications: 

    Location: GS Hub Office/ AA Country Office

    Use your experience of leading a busy communications department to increase awareness and understanding of our work and enhance the effectiveness of our campaigns, fundraising and supporter engagement. Leading a unit of three communications specialists, you will advise on reputational risk management and facilitate communications innovation. You will also lead on content commissioning and production – photography, video, and online media promoting ActionAid's messages and approach.

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    Market Related
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    Location: GS Hub Office/AA Country office

    Coordinate ActionAid's regional and global online advocacy and campaigns presence and advise countries on digital strategies. You will be responsible for making the online presence of the signature campaign come to life. Lead the development and roll-out of communication and digital engagement tools and products for signature campaign, support country campaigns and our youth programming and engagement.