Area Coordinator
Maiduguri, Nigeria
38d ago

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The Area Coordinator is responsible for the implementation of ACTED’s global mandate in the relevant area, and for the scope of activities developed within this mandate.

Responsibilities :

1. Ensure ACTED Representation in the area of activity

Representation vis-à-vis provincial authorities

Representation vis-à-vis Donors

Representation amongst other international organisations

More generally, the project manager is expected to contribute to the creation of a positive image and overall credibility of the organisation, notably through the application of ACTED’s mandate, ethics, values and stand-

point with regard to other actors.

2. Contribute to the development of a global intervention strategy and to support its implementation at provincial level

Analyse the context and develop strategic plans, in consultation with the Country Director

Implement the financial strategy

Implement the operational strategy

3. Oversee Staff and Security

Guide and direct the staff of the area of intervention

Contribute to the recruitment of expatriate staff


Master Level education in a relevant field such as International Relations or Development

Extensive project management experience (management, planning, staff development and training

skills) in emergency and / or development programmes

At least four years of previous work experience in a high management position

Proven capabilities in leadership and management required

Excellent skills in written and spoken English

Strong negotiation and interpersonal skills, and flexibility in cultural and organizational terms

Knowledge of local language and / or regional experience an asset

Ability to work well and punctually under pressure


Salary defined by the ACTED salary grid; educational level, expertise, hardship, security, and performance are considered for pay bonus

Additional monthly living allowance

Free food and lodging provided at the organisation’s guesthouse

Transportation costs covered, including additional return ticket + luggage allowance

Provision of medical, life, and repatriation insurance

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