Save the Children Meal Manager Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs

Save the Children Meal Manager Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs. Save the Children Zambia programme looking for “Meal Manager“. Applicants with a Master’s degree in relevant field may apply on or before 25 May 2021.

Since 1983 we have been working in Zambia to ensure all children are surviving, learning and protected. Our health programmes focus on reducing under five mortality rates. We also work to increase access to quality education, with a focus on early childhood care and development. We support families, communities and the government to protect girls and boys from all forms of violence.

Save the Children Meal Manager Jobs 2021

The Save the Children has published a job vacancy announcement on 14 May 2021 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Meal Manager to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter Save the Children
Position Meal Manager
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post 01
Qualification Master’s degree in relevant field
Experience Required Minimum of 5-7 years
Application Deadline 25 May 2021

Save the Children Job Vacancy 2021

Job Purpose: The Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning (MEAL) Manager will be responsible for providing leadership to strengthen organizational capacity to design and implement effective monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning systems. S/he will have an integral leadership role within the Programme Development and Quality (PDQ) department and work closely with Technical Specialists, Programme Managers and other departments.  S/he will actively seek to incorporate innovation, best practices, and lessons learned for improvement of programme quality. The role will include capacity building of MEAL and programme/partner staff; strategic and annual planning, internal reporting, as well as programme development.

Key Areas of Accountability:

  • Lead the development and implementation of a MEAL System for the Zambia County Office. This requires close collaboration with the Programme Ops and PDQ Departments and must be in line with SCI’s Quality Framework. Project-specific MEAL systems need to meet demands and standards of different donors.
  • Lead use of monitoring frameworks, tools and processes to measure performance and quality. This includes supporting thematic and operation staff to develop and monitor Quality Benchmarks.
  • Lead routine collection, analysis and use of evidence, including disaggregation for gender, disability and the most marginalised and deprived, to document impact, innovate and learn what work for children, and inform management, policy and programme solutions. This includes needs and baseline assessments, feasibility studies, evaluations and research.
  • Lead use of systems that safely and appropriately ensure accountability to children and communities with whom we work by building trusting and collaborative relationships through information sharing and two-way communication, participation, and feedback and reporting mechanisms.


  • Essential: Master’s degree in relevant field or equivalent field experience.
  • Desirable: Understanding of both emergency and development contexts, with a preference for experience in both contexts..


  • Minimum of 5-7 years of programming experience within the aid sector, preferably linked to one of Save the Children’s priority technical sectors (Child Poverty, Child Protection, Child Rights Governance, Education, Health & Nutrition), and with the majority of that time focused on overseeing comprehensive MEAL systems that ensure programme effectiveness and quality.

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Contract Length: 2 years
  • Team/Programme: Programme Development & Quality
  • Grade: 2
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply to Save the Children Meal Manager Jobs 2021

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

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The Closing Date: 25 May 2021

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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