*ROLE CAN BE BASED ANYWHERE IN ASIA
The Senior Advisor, Technology and Data is both hands-on implementer and strategy lead to help Save the Children in Asia and Pacific more effectively deliver programmatic impact and high level data analytics through the savvy application of technology. She/he will design and implement technology related aspects of a wide-range of Save the Children’s Programmatic, Campaigning and Advocacy activities.
We are looking for an experienced Technology professional, with a commitment to children’s rights, who is able to think strategically about the untapped potential of technology in Save the Children’s work. Must have a strong commitment and ability to drive technological solutions to data analytics. As the Regional technical expert on Technology, she/he will use their in-depth contextual understanding, technical expertise, and relationship building skills to provide a critical link between Save the Children’s global and country level Technology related work, strengthening our technical offer at the regional level.
The ideal person will have a deep technical understanding of and passion for the use of technology and data solutions and systems to solve child rights issues. S/he will be a systems thinker who understands that many of the challenges to a successful implementation reside beyond the technology itself in the larger context in which the technology is deployed, used, and maintained. S/he will be a deep technologist and a pragmatic implementer who never loses focus on the intended outcome of better programs delivering better value for children.
Data Analytics and Learning
Representation, Networking and Partnership
We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.
We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:
We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.
Please apply using a cover letter and up-to-date CV as a single document. Please also include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations. A copy of the full role profile can be found at www.savethechildren.net/careers
Closing Date for Application: 28 February 2020
We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.
All employees are expected to carry out their duties in accordance with our global anti-harassment policy.