Votre poste et vos responsabilités
As a key member of the senior management team, you will be responsible for grant compliance, development of grants management systems / tools, provide leadership for the pursuit of institutional donor resources, explore private partnerships, oversee the strategic development of proposal design and identifying / vetting potential local partners.
You will be directly supervised by the Country Director and will work in close collaboration with the Technical Deputy Country Director and the Support Deputy Country Director.
Your main responsibilities are :
Grants & Compliance
Develop and support the use of grants management tools and systems
Ensure high-quality and timely grant reporting with the support of Grants and Reporting Officer
Provide donor regulations to program teams and provide technical support on donor regulations and compliance
Identify risks of compliance and suggest mitigation measures.
Training and capacity building
Support field teams on project design and implementation
Facilitate trainings and capacity building for field teams, in particular Program Managers and Field Coordinators on the Project Management Cycle
Identify the different reporting and monitoring tools of AAH-US and train teams to use these tools together (Activity Progress Reports, Budget follow-ups, etc.)
In coordination with the Technical Deputy Country Director, lead program staff teams in the development of quality proposals.
Liaise with field teams and support staff to ensure coherence between budget and support sections with proposal narrative
Coordinate with the HQ to ensure proposals meet internal standards
Visit field sites in order to work directly with program staff on the development of proposals
Identify potential opportunities for partnerships with local and international organizations
Develop MOUs and teaming agreements for partnerships in compliance with AAH HQ guidelines
Vet potential partners with support of the program teams, support team, CD and DCDs.
You have at least five years of work experience in international development or humanitarian assistance, and you are known for leading new business development efforts, including program design, proposal writing, and partner relationship development (such as DFID, USAID / OFDA / FFP and ECHO)
You master Project Management Cycle and the associated tools.
You have excellent written and oral communications skills. You have demonstrated ability to write and edit reports under deadline pressure;
You are well-organized, attentive to detail and able to manage multiple tasks concurrently;
You are fluent (written and spoken) in English this is mandatory.
Vos conditions d’emploi
Status : unaccompanied the position is based in Abuja with 30 to 50% of the time travelling to AAH programs in North East Nigeria
Contract : fixed term contract under French legislation
Remuneration and benefits :
Monthly gross salary from 2450 to 2800 € upon experience
Per diem and living allowance : 539 € (cf eurocost) net, field paid.
150€ as country allowance
16% of monthly gross for non-French citizen for retrocession of retirement and unemployment insurance.
Medical coverage : 100% coverage of medical expenses + repatriation insurance.
Leaves and RnR :
25 days of paid leaves per year.
20 RnR per year.
215 € at each RnR period (averagely every 3 months).
Support for transport tickets to the reference recovery area.
Free and unlimited access to the certifying e-learning platform Crossknowledge .
Participation to external trainings costs upon eligibility of the request.