Food Security and Livelihoods Coordinator

Food Security and Livelihoods Coordinator

Première Urgence Internationale

Maiduguri, Nigeria

RESPONSABILITIES

The Food Security and Livelihood (FSL) Coordinator designs the intervention framework of the mission in term of Food Security and Livelihood (strategic positioning, programmatic approach, technical guidelines), supports the Food Security and Livelihood field teams in the implementation of their projects, and pilots the Food Security and Livelihood programs development.

MAIN ACTIVITIES

  • Programmes: S/he supervises the technical rolling out of the programs and ensures the qualitative aspects of programmes (monitoring of objectives, respecting due dates and budgetary provisions, quality control) are properly implemented by the different stakeholders (program teams, field coordinators, partners);
  • Evaluation: S/he develops a high qualitative and quantitative research analysis on FSL opportunities and resilience mechanism to the current Nigerian crisis, to offer an adapted response in a challenging context of intervention for the sector;
  • Strategy & Development: S/he participates, for his/her technical sector, in the design of the operational strategy and suggests new operations according to needs analysis of the humanitarian situation. S/he participates actively (in coordination with other Technical Coordinators and the relevant Field Coordinators) in the definition and implementation of assessments and in the design and overall project cycle management of all FSL projects at mission level;
  • Human resources: S/he supports from a technical point of view the teams operating on FSL (recruitment, objectives definition, and evaluation);
  • Representation: S/he ensures and coordinates the PUI’s FSL representation at mission level with partners, sectorial coordination, relevant working groups, donors and different authorities;
  • Coordination: S/he ensures that information is efficiently communicated between the FSL teams and other teams (support, programs…) and ensures a proper coordination and information sharing with other national level coordinators (Log, Finance, Health, Protection,…..…) and with HQ technical advisor;
  • Logistical, administrative and financial monitoring: S/he guarantees that logistical and administrative procedures are respected by the FSL teams and alerts/relays this information to the logistical and administrative coordination team.

REQUIRED PROFILE

TRAINING

  • Master in economics, social science, agronomy would be a major asset.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • 4 years as a manager of humanitarian projects;
  • Strong experience in some of the following topic: economics both at macro and micro level, agricultural, food assistance programmingincluding use of cash transfer,, market analysis and market based approach,resilience support programs;
  • Experience in participating to working groups or clusters.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Excellent writing skills;
  • Strong knowledge of project management;
  • Detailed knowledge of donors (OFDA, ECHO, AAP, UN agencies etc).

LANGUAGES

  • English is mandatory, French is an asset.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Mobility: Extensive travel within the country may be required.

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