Food Security and Livelihoods Program Manager

JOB from Action Against Hunger USA

Closing date: 30 Nov 2016

Job ID:#1767566

Career categories: Program/Project Management

Country: South Sudan

City: Aweil East State

Organization: Action Against Hunger USA

Theme: Food and Nutrition

Job years of experience: 3-5 years

YOU’LL CONTRIBUTE TO ENDING WORLD HUNGER BY ...

managing a food security and livelihood national team for program implementation and achievement of the fixed results.

KEY ACTIVITIES IN YOUR ROLE WILL INCLUDE:

  • To ensure the appropriate and timely implementation of all Food Security and Livelihoods projects.
  • To collaborate with all Action Against Hunger’s staff and other stakeholders to maximize the program impact and effectiveness.
  • Represent Action Against Hunger externally with local authorities, donors and partner agencies.
  • Security adherence.
  • Emergency Response.
    DOES THIS DESCRIPTION FIT YOU?

You’re an experienced humanitarian professional

  • You have a Bachelor’s/ Master’s degree in agronomy, socio‐economic, rural development, anthropology, geography, international development, or related studies.
  • You have a minimum of 2 years work experience in similar setting and responsibility.
  • You have experience working outside East Africa Region.

You are very efficient leading processes

  • You have experience managing local staff in a mature and impartial manner.
  • You are self-disciplined and can work autonomously making decisions with minimal guidance.
  • You are willing to work within a fluid situation (changes within the team, location of programs).

Your leadership style reinforces trust within your team

  • You possess good coordination, diplomatic and negotiation skills. You are motivated and committed to humanitarian ideals.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please follow link below:

https://action-against-hunger.workable.com/jobs/370004

Source: Relief Web

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Deadline/closing date: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2016