Save the Children is recruiting an experienced Economic Strengthening / Livelihoods Advisor for an anticipated USAID / PEPFAR project that will provide comprehensive support to orphans and vulnerable children (OVCs) and their caregivers in select states in Nigeria.
As a member of the technical leadership team, the Advisor will be responsible for the technical aspects of project implementation that relate to household economic strengthening and livelihoods activities using a graduation approach.
She / he will report directly to the Technical Director and will advise and support the project team in providing technical excellence through contributions made to project implementation.
She / he will take technical leadership role designing and promoting use of low-risk activities to diversify and stimulate growth in household income and integrate economic activities with complementary interventions across the project.
She / he will be knowledgeable about evidence-based and state-of-the-art household economic strengthening approaches / strategies, including savings-
led approaches that address the different levels of household vulnerability.
This position is contingent on donor approval and funding.
which models are working effectively and why, etc.
This includes maintaining links with international resources provided through the Save the Children global and regional networks.
affected families), in Nigeria.
Qualified Nigerian nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.
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