This post holder will mainly manage two projects in Romania:
Under the MISTO project a transnational cooperation mechanism will be created to support education professionals and institutions in cities of origin and destination of Roma families on the move to ensure non-disruptive education for Roma children. Education professionals will be provided with concrete tools and methods for ensuring non-discriminatory quality education to these children through a comprehensive training programme, stimulating mutual learning and cooperation through a transnational community of practice. Prejudice-related difficulties in ensuring nondiscriminatory education for Roma children on the move will be tackled in through a child-led campaign.
The overall objective of the BRIDGE project is to strengthen the statutory response to GBV affecting children & youth on the move in EU countries. Project activities include data collection on GBV against children & youth on the move, developing knowledge and capacities of care professionals to raise awareness, identify & address specific forms of GBV among children & youth on the move, to support & promote multi-agency collaboration & learning on GBV against children & youth on the move through regional community of practice and to empower children & youth on the move to build positive relationships, awareness & understanding of GBV & support them to report, prevent, mitigate & address it.
- Responsible for the effective and qualitative implementation of project activities and for reaching project outcomes, ensuring high standards;
- Responsible for steering the consortia of (international) project partners and internal team members; coordination and technical assistance;
- Responsible for reporting to the donor and project & budget monitoring;
- Sound liaison with local authorities, local NGO’s, community groups and beneficiaries;
- Support the further development of Tdh’s Child and youth in Migration programme;
- Explore opportunities for funding migration programme activities;
- External communication, networking and advocacy.
- At least 5 years of progressively responsible experience in leading child protection related projects and a successful record in delivering qualitative and tangible results;
- University degree from an accredited educational institution in a relevant field;
- Ability to learn, apply and fully comply with donor rules, regulations, legal framework, office policies and procedures. 100% transparency, rigor and honesty;
- Knowledge of (circular) migrant and refugee situation in Romania;
- Knowledge on gender and diversity a strong asset;
- Ability to innovate and to be creative;
- Ability to work in a team in a consensual manner and to encourage full participation;
- Ability to multi-task, handle pressure, work with limited supervision;
- Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing in both English and Romanian;
- Strong knowledge and practice of Programme Cycle Management, ideally on European Commission funded projects.
- Prior experience in NGO work, especially with young people
Qualified applicants are encouraged to submit their CV and motivation in English to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please include “Project Manager, your name and surname” in the subject line of the application email.
Child Safeguarding Policy:
To commit to respect Tdh Risk Management Policies including: Child Safeguarding Policy, Safety and Security Policy and Anti-Fraud/Corruption Policy, Whistle Blowing Policy.
Due to an anticipated high number of applications, Tdh is not in a position to respond to every applicant individually. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the first interview.