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Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator

Location: London
Salary: £26,530-£29,500
Contract: Open-ended; full-time
Closing date for applications: midnight, Wednesday 2nd August
Interviews to be held:  week commencing 14th August

Y Care International (YCI) is looking for an analytical, diligent and practical specialist to support the expansion and strengthening of YCI’s Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) systems, approaches and practices; to support YCI’s partner organisations to better capture, analyse and use high quality information and data to demonstrate impact and strengthen programmes.

The successful candidate will work with partners and staff to develop MEL frameworks and tools; to develop data management systems for YCI-supported projects; to provide technical assistance to partners to build their capacity in M & E; and to assist International Programmes Department staff and partner organisations in the effective analysis and use of monitoring data.

The successful candidate will be educated to graduate level with a sound understanding of project cycle management in international development/humanitarian programmes. They will have a strong technical understanding of the development of MEL systems and strategies, quantitative and qualitative monitoring and evaluation methods, data analysis, and reporting. They will bring the ability to deliver distance and face-to-face technical support and capacity building to local partner organisations. You will have strong analytical, organisational and interpersonal skills, excellent communication skills and be fluent in written and spoken English. As international travel is required for this role, the post holder must be willing to travel overseas up to 6 times a year, sometimes at short notice and to difficult areas.

Commitment to Y Care International’s ‘Working with Children and Young People Policy’ is a requirement of employment. The successful candidate will also be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

To find out more about this post please download the job description, person specification and terms and conditions of employment. To apply, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form – which can be downloaded from the link above – to recruitment@ycareinternational.org under the subject header ‘Monitoring & Evaluation Coordinator’.

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International Citizen Service (ICS) Programme Assistant

Fixed term until Feb 2018
Salary including London Weighting: £18,000-£22,000
Deadline for applications: 10am, Monday 24 July 2017 
Interview date: Friday 28 July 2017

Y Care International is looking for a dynamic, motivated and skilled individual to join our growing International Citizen’s Service youth volunteering programme. Funded by the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID), this is an exciting opportunity to support the effective delivery of our Volunteers and Team Leaders as they spend three-six months in a range of countries in the Global South.

We are seeking a highly organised individual to assist with logistical arrangements, administration, and team support. The ideal applicant must have an ability to manage competing priorities and work well across teams.

The successful candidate will be fluent in written and spoken English; have good logistical management and excellent organisational skills; have strong interpersonal skills and be able to work well within a team. Previous experience of office administration or arranging logistics would be a strong asset. The role will also involve effective maintenance and updating of records in our CRM system, Salesforce, and supporting our volunteers through phone and email contact.

A commitment to Y Care International’s ‘Working with Children and Young People Policy’ is a requirement of employment. Successful candidates will also be required to undertake a criminal record check.

To find out more to download the job description, person specification and terms and conditions of employment. To apply, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form – which can be downloaded from the link below – to recruitment@ycareinternational.org under the subject header ‘ICS Programmes Assistant’.

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Finance Officer

Contract: Permanent, Full Time
Salary including London Weighting: £24,000 – £26,500
Deadline for applications: 12 noon, Wednesday 26 July 2017 
Interview date: Week commencing 31st July (tbc)

Y Care International is seeking a practical finance professional to join our growing team and play a key role in financial management across the organisation. Working closely with our Financial Controller, you will maintain consistent, accurate and efficient processing, inputting and reconciliation of transactions (including invoices, journals, card transactions, etc). The role will focus on ensuring meticulous accounting records and financial information but there is scope for significant professional growth and development.

The successful candidate will have knowledge of good accounting practices and supporting budget holders. Experience of Sage and high/intermediate use of Excel is essential. You will have demonstrable recent successful experience in a role(s) with similar responsibilities and/or achievement or working towards an accountancy or finance qualification. You should have good computer literacy skills; experience in analysing financial information and strong numerical, verbal and written communication skills. Working in a fast-paced environment you will be able to manage multiple priorities under pressure and to deadline. You need to be a self-motivated team player with the ability to work co-operatively and in a multi-cultural environment. You will be self assured and able to communicate with confidence and authority both written and verbally,

Desirable requirements include knowledge of charity finance and experience of liaison with auditors and banks.

A commitment to Y Care International’s ‘Working with Children and Young People Policy’ is a requirement of employment. Successful candidates will also be required to undertake a criminal record check.

To find out more to download the job description, person specification and terms and conditions of employment. To apply, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form – which can be downloaded from the link below – to recruitment@ycareinternational.org under the subject header ‘Finance Officer’.

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Individual Giving Manager

Location: London
Salary including London Weighting: £33,000 – £35,000 
Contract: Permanent; full-time
Closing date for applications: 5pm, Friday 4th August
Interviews to be held:  week commencing 14th August

Y Care International (YCI) is looking for an energetic, diligent and target driven Individual Giving Manager to join its fun and dynamic Fundraising & Marketing team. You will have excellent relationship and communication skills and the expertise and determination to win support from existing and new sources of support and financial investment.

YCI’s strategy (2015-20) sets ambitious targets for our international work to achieve greater impact for vulnerable young people around the world. This post is crucial to achieving YCI’s goals, to maintain the current level of support from existing donors and also to increase significantly income from a wider range of sources.

The role will work with staff across YCI and external agencies create and implement direct marketing and legacy marketing strategies to strengthen YCI’s capacity for, and success in fundraising from individuals, and lead the development and implementation of donor care strategies.

The successful candidate will have a university degree or equivalent. You will have experience in direct marketing fundraising, including acquisition campaigns across media, digital and direct mail channels.  Demonstrable experience in developing and implementing successful supporter journeys is a must. We are looking for someone with a creative and entrepreneurial approach to work and proven experience of fundraising innovation including new product development.

Commitment to Y Care International’s ‘Working with Children and Young People Policy’ is a requirement of employment. The successful candidate will also be required to undertake undertake a criminal record check.

To find out more  download the job description, person specification and terms and conditions of employment. To apply, please send a CV and cover letter under the subject header ‘Individual Giving Manager’ to recruitment@ycareinternational.org.

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