Project Coordinator

  • Contract
  • Philippines
  • TBD USD / Year
  • Salary: TBD

Save the Children

Role Purpose:

The post is responsible for leading the delivery of results through the effective management of the Financial Resilience for Economic Recovery FREER project that is complementary and aligns with SCP’s Flagship Programs and the Country Strategy Plan. The post holder ensures the adherence of project delivery and/or advocacy/campaign initiatives to SC’s technical and quality standards including its Child Safeguarding and Safeguarding Protocols. The postholder is the purveyor of innovation, finding new and effective ways of improving program delivery and implementing adaptive programming to respond to changing contexts/ situations in SCP’s areas of operation. She/he provides oversight to a team of local specialists and technical/functional experts (e.g., capacity building, advocacy, and others) and ensures the efficient management of funds and other resources that are essential in the timely delivery of quality results. The post holder may also be designated as a deputy of the Manager, especially in SCP field offices.


  • With at least three (3) years of experience in managing projects
  • Work experience in social protection or cash transfer programming and livelihoods
  • Strong leadership and project management skills
  • A degree in any social science or related course
  • Knowledge of and proven capacity in any one of SCP’s areas of work (e.g. any of the thematic areas, capacity building, advocacy, and influencing, etc.);
  • Highly organized and is able to manage multiple and competing tasks, attend to details, prioritize deliverables and meet reasonable deadlines;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English; proven track record in preparing technical reports, concept notes, program proposals, and reports; strong presentation skills;
  • Good understanding of and demonstrated experience in a rights-based approach to development;
  • Proven ability to communicate with a broad range of stakeholders; good influencing and negotiation skills
  • Team player: strong listening skills, able to lead and motivate teams including cross-functional groups;
  • Understands and believes in SCP’s vision and mission; commits to its objectives and is willing to adopt SC’s framework and methodology;
  • Computer literate and adept in the use of MS Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and other applications;
  • Willing to travel to any part of the country and be deployed for both humanitarian response and development programming.

How to apply

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Closing date: 18 Jan 2023