Save the Children Program Development Manager Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs

Save the Children Program Development Manager Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs. Save the Children Zambia programme looking for “Program Development Manager“. Applicants with a masters’ degree may apply on or before 10th 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 Program Development Manager Jobs 2021

The Save the Children has published a job vacancy announcement on 07 May 2021 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Program Development Manager to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter Save the Children
Position Program Development Manager
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post 01
Qualification masters’ degree
Experience Required 5-7 years
Application Deadline 10th May 2021


Save the Children Job Vacancy 2021

Job Purpose: The Program Development Manager (PDM) is a middle-level position within the Country Office. In cooperation with Save the Children member countries and in collaboration with the country office Zambia, the PDM will identify and track donor opportunities, facilitate donor engagement, assist in the development of fundraising strategies, lead the new business and proposal decision, design and development process for all funding opportunities. The position requires innovative thinking and creativity to package our programme strategies in ways that attract the right donor support and grow out portfolio effectively.

General management:

  • As a member of the Zambia Country Programme, demonstrate behaviours that are consistent with Save the Children’s Mission, Vision and Values and ensure their broader application by staff across the programme.
  • Contribute to a conducive and productive work environment typified by team work and collaboration;
  • Contribute to the wider country programme agenda.
  • Support the effective implementation the SCI Programme Quality Framework
  • Carry out the responsibilities of the role in a way that reflects Save the Children’s commitment to safeguarding children, in accordance with our Code of Conduct and Child Safeguarding Policy.
  • Ensure a child rights approach with integrated child participation, resilience, protection, and gender strategies across all our thematic areas from design to implementation.
  • New Program Development


  • Essential: Commitment to Save the Children values, including willingness to abide by and enforce the Child Safeguarding policy Skilled in social sciences, development area with a relevant masters’ degree. Proven track record in producing winning bids, proposals, and reports for institutional donors, corporations.


  • Additional 5-7 years experience in both an emergency and development contexts, preferably with solid experience in at least 2 priority sectors of Save the Children

Other Details

  • Contract Length: 24 months
  • Grade: 2
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply to Save the Children Program Development Manager Jobs 2021

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

Then to apply, go to this link Click Here

The Closing Date: 10th May 2021

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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