The post holder will be predominantly responsible for supporting the Head of Humanitarian Programmes for Africa (HHP) in managing CAFODs humanitarian involvement in Africa. A member of a team of four, s/he will contribute to ensuring that humanitarian and emergency programme quality (MEAL), systems (including Cash Transfer Programming) and standards (CHS and Protection Mainstreaming) are maintained through working with and alongside CAFOD overseas offices in providing support, expertise and building long-term capacity. The geographic scope of the position focuses on Sudan, particularly Darfur, and on French speaking countries such as the Democratic Republic of Congo. S/he will also have a grant management support role and will be expected to liaise with Caritas Internationalis (CI) members. S/he may be asked to support the team in providing support to other CAFOD country offices according to current emergencies and priorities.