Concern Worldwide Job Vacancy

Concern Worldwide is an international humanitarian organization dedicated to tackling poverty and suffering in the world’s poorest countries. Founded in 1968, it is Ireland’s largest aid and humanitarian agency. In 2022, Concern reached over 36 million people with emergency response and long-term development programs designed to address the root causes of extreme poverty in vulnerable communities around the world. The organization operates in 25 of the world’s poorest countries, helping people achieve major and long-lasting improvements in their lives.

Some key aspects of Concern Worldwide include:

  • Working in 25 countries around the world
  • Reaching 36 million people in 2022
  • Employing 4,700 humanitarians on the Concern team
  • Spending $0.93 of every dollar directly on their programs
  • No religious or political affiliations

Concern Worldwide has a presence on various platforms, including LinkedIn[1], their official website, and Wikipedia[3]. The organization has a history of running petitions and putting pressure on decision-makers to tackle the underlying causes of extreme poverty. They also invest money in campaigning, lobbying governments, and organizing fundraising events. Donations to Concern Worldwide are used for overseas programs, fundraising, policy, advocacy, and campaigns.

Job Vacancy 1: Finance Coordinator for Donor Reports and Budgets

Job Requirements

Personal Specification

  • 6/8 years of related experience with a postgraduate degree or with a first degree respectively.
  • At least 4 years of management experience.
  • Part-qualified Accountant (CA/CMA/ACCA/CPA degree) or Master’s degree in finance.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Experience working in a diversified team.
  • Experience in managing donor grants.
  • Experience in staff capacity development.
  • Computer literate with a comprehensive knowledge of MS Excel and Accounting packages.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines.
  • Excellent in Microsoft products, mainly Excel.
  • Honesty and Integrity.
  • Cross-cultural awareness and sensitivity.
  • Knowledge of Concern’s major donors’ rules and regulations such as USAID, EU/ECHO, Irish Aid, and DFID.

Essential Skills, Aptitude, or Personality Requirements:

  • Strong management skills and the ability to motivate others.
  • Skills in time management and prioritizing.

What We Offer

  • A competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Excellent medical benefits (100% cover including dependents).
  • 20 days of annual leave.
  • 26 weeks (paid) maternity leave, and 18 weeks (unpaid) parental leave.

Location: Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa
Employment Type: Full-time
Salary: 68,080-88,828

Job Vacancy 3: Warehouse and Asset Manager

Job Requirements

Personal Specification

  • Qualified with an MA/MSc/BA degree in Supply Chain Management or related fields.
  • Basic warehouse and commodity management training.
  • Advantageous to have a pharmacy professional/health background.
  • Apply technical or administrative skills requiring intermediate knowledge of procedures and systems; skills and knowledge are typically acquired through formal education.
  • 5 years of relevant experience with a first degree.
  • 3 years of relevant experience plus a postgraduate degree.
  • 1 year of supervisory skill.
  • NGO experience is a plus.
  • Excellent communication and reporting skills.
  • Computer literate with a comprehensive knowledge of MS Excel.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines.
  • Honesty and Integrity.

Competency

  • Proven management skills.
  • Project management experience.
  • Proposal and report writing skills.
  • Excellent representational skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

What We Offer

  • A competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Excellent medical benefits (100% cover including dependents).
  • 20 days of annual leave.
  • 26 weeks (paid) maternity leave, and 18 weeks (unpaid) parental leave.

Location: Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa
Employment Type: Full-time
Salary: 56,733-74,024

Deadline: Jan 20, 2024

How to Apply

Interested applicants should send a non-returnable CV and an application letter outlining how their experience and education fit this vacancy. Please note that supporting documents are not required at this stage.

Interested applicants should apply through www.ethiojobs.

Apply Here

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Safeguarding at Concern: Code of Conduct and its Associated Policies

Women and people with disabilities are particularly encouraged to apply.

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