This position has overall responsibility for the management of all project activities and staff in the Kassala Integrated Response Program (KIRP). The Chief of Party provides leadership, back-stop support, and direction to all Program Managers participating in the project in the accomplishment of the KIRP objectives and sub-objectives. S/he will be responsible for supervising project staff, overseeing project implementation, monitoring, reporting, managing the overall project budget, and representing Samaritan’s Purse Sudan to relevant stakeholders.
Master's degree (M.A.) in Economics, International Development, Social Studies, or other relevant discipline, with a minimum of 2 years of international emergency response experience; or a Bachelor’s Degree (B.A) from 4-year college or university in Economics, Development or Social Studies, with minimum of 6 to 8 years’ related international work experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Previous experience working overseas, preferably in Africa. Field level management experience. Familiarity with multisector programming (Health, WASH, nutrition, FSL), and ability to understand donor and governmental requirements. Clinical health experience or background as a Physician or Nurse is an asset for this role.