Context : Action Against Hunger began operations in Nigeria in 2010 in response to the high rate of chronic malnutrition in Northern Nigeria, focusing on integrated programming and looking at the nutrition for children, pregnant and lactating mothers.
In 2011, we expanded our work to begin implementing nutrition development projects in Jigawa and in Yobe. Following the crises in Northeast Nigeria, we further expanded our operations in Borno State in 2014 in response to the crisis to address the Nutrition, Health, Food security & livelihoods, WASH, and shelter needs of conflict-
affected communities. We are operational in 11 local government areas of Borno, 12 in Yobe and 3 in Jigawa.
The Nigeria mission came under ACF-FR management on January 1st 2019. Financing is issued from donors such as DFID, ECHO, GAC, OFDA, SDC, UNICEF, EU, USAID, AFD, French Ministry of Foreign affairs, SIDA and UNOCHA NHF.
The total budget amounts to approximately 70 million USD. The mission has over 600 staff including over 40 international employees.
There are three bases offices : Damaturu, and Dutse and four sub bases including Monguno, Potiskum, Bade and Damasak.
Length of contract : 12 months, starting date 15 of July 2019.
The Position :
You will be in charge of the proper implementation and completion of Project throughout all its different phases as well as the appropriate management of its specific scope, schedule, resources, quality, risks, representation, coordination and contractual requirements.
More precisly, you will be responsible to :
The Applicant You hold a Master degree in Nutrition, Economics of Food Security Livelihoods, International Development or other fields relevant with at least 3 years of field experience with NGO’s in Food Security Activities.
Recognized for your experience of management in a humanitarian context, you have the ability with donors / partners and have excellent skills in writing and documenting.
You able to provide technical advice in clear, unambiguous language, patiently explaining to field teams the reasons behind your conclusions in order to develop their technical skills.
You have an experience in multi-sectoral project management and implementation.
Fluency in written & spoken English.
Status : 12 months Long-term contract, provided by ACF according to the French legislation.
Remuneration and benefits :
Transportation and accommodation :
Medical coverage : 100% coverage of medical expenses + repatriation insurance.
Leaves and RnR :