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We are looking for a proactive and solutions focused individual to join us as Data, Evaluation & Impact Adviser, working up to 4 days per week, to help establish the Wallsend Children’s Community as a centre of best practice for the sharing of data across local agencies and for the use of data to drive strategic decisions.
Working in more than 120 countries, we do whatever it takes to create breakthroughs in the way the world treats children. Our UK and Global Programmes department delivers humanitarian and development programmes, builds partnerships with institutional donors – including governments, multi-laterals and trusts – and drives lasting change. Together, we save children’s lives, fight for their rights and help them fulfil their potential.
As Data, Evaluation & Impact Adviser you will establish the Wallsend Children’s Community as a centre of best practice for the sharing of data across local agencies, for the use of data to drive strategic decisions, and for monitoring and evaluation. This will include the development and implementation of a data collection and evaluation plan for the Children’s Community, carrying out evaluations of individual interventions and supporting the Executive Lead to monitor impact. You will work closely with the external evaluation team, including supporting their national evaluation, building local evaluation capacity and maintaining a Client Monitoring System. In addition you will:
To be successful you will be degree educated with equivalent postgraduate level training in statistics and data analysis. Resilient, flexible and proactive, you will have a good understanding of national and local child and family datasets with experience of using data management tools (such as Excel, R Statistics and / or SPSS) and of operating within the bounds of GDPR and Data Protection legislations. In addition you will have:
At Save the Children we are committed to the safeguarding and protection of children in our work. We will do everything possible to ensure that only those who are suitable to work with children are recruited to work for us. This post is subject to a range of vetting checks including a criminal records disclosure.
Our mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. If you share our mission, are passionate about making it happen and strongly believe you can contribute then join us and we'll give you every opportunity to succeed. We look forward to hearing from you.
Closing date: Midnight on Sunday 2nd June 2019
Interviews will be held on Monday 17th June and/or Friday 21st June 2019. Candidates selected for interview will be notified by email by Wednesday 12th June 2019.