CRS Republic of Congo is applying for funding from USAID Conflict Management and Mitigation office for this program. The Mvukananu Ya Tima Na Kidzunu Kule Pool Program will work in two districts of the Pool: Kimbanda and Mayama. Activities include trauma healing and social cohesion workshops among youth, as well as between youth and local authorities, while forming savings groups and developing entrepreneurial skills to build resilience. The project will also integrate a critical gender component into peacebuilding work. CRS will work closely with local partners, especially the Episcopal Commission for Peace and Justice (CEJP) in healing and rebuilding communities.
You will manage and provide technical oversight of the development and implementation of the Country Program (CP) social cohesion and peacebuilding programming, particularly for large and complex projects, ensuring effective systems and processes are in place that support high-quality programming advancing Catholic Relief Services’ (CRS) work in serving the poor and vulnerable. Your management skills and knowledge will ensure that the CP delivers high-quality programming and continuously works towards improving the impact of its social cohesion and peacebuilding programming.
Required Languages – French, English
Travel - Must be willing and able to travel up to 25%.
Supervisory Responsibilities: SILC Officer and MEAL Officer
These are rooted in the mission, values, and guiding principles of CRS and used by each staff member to fulfill his or her responsibilities and achieve the desired results.