Ongoing Recruitment at Action Against Hunger | ACF-International

Action Against Hunger works to save lives by combating hunger and diseases that threaten the lives of vulnerable communities, through nutrition, food security, water and sanitation, health and advocacy.


We are recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: WASH Officer-Capacity Building

Location: Monguno, Borno


Job Summary

  • The position is based in Monguno, Borno State and directly supervised by the Sector Manager-WASH. 
  • The WASH Officer is responsible for developing and building the process of strengthening the capacity within the community in order to increase the effectiveness,social impact and achieve the program goals and sustainability.

Task and Responsibilities

  • Assess the needs of stakeholders on capacity building.
  • Training of relevant stakeholders on WASH governance study and recommendations.
  • Build capacity of staff at State and LGA level and advocate for improvement in WASH policies.
  • Develop training plan for stakeholders  according to the finding  RSCA and WASH.
  • Capacity building of WASH unit on the various hygiene and sanitation approaches for sustainability.
  • In collaboration with the European Union project team develop coherent messages based on Action Against Hunger mandate, program objectives and approach.

Position Requirements

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree/HND in Public Health, Social Science and other related fields.
  • Minimum of 1 year relevant working experience within the humanitarian sector.
  • Willing and able to be based and travel regularly within remote areas, where services are limited
  • Fluency in Hausa and English.
  • Capacity to be adaptable and flexible.
  • Commitment to Action Against Hunger mission, values and policy.
  • Good knowledge of the intervention area/s and local economy.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Job Title: WASH Officer – Sanitation Marketing

Location: Monguno, Borno
Job Type: Full Time 


Job Summary

  • The position is based in Borno State and directly supervised by the Sector Manager-WASH.
  • The WASH Officer conducts detailed and evidence based research study on sanitation marketing, identify and train community volunteers and local artisans on WASH activities.

Task and Responsibilities

  • Develop sanitation marketing strategy and maintain regular contact with various stakeholders.
  • Conduct community mobilization on sanitation marketing related activities.
  • Collaborate with consultant on market survey, identify goals and develop a market plan.
  • Organize meetings with community members to develop their knowledge in terms of the approach.
  • Inform and sensitize the communities on WASH program implementation.
  • Identification and sensitization of local artisans on various designs and construction.
  • Develop inventory of trained artisans in each community including participating in vendors’ selection.
  • Support the implementation of CLTS in the various communities in relation to sanitation marketing.
  • Collaborate with community mobilizers in the implementation of behaviour change communication strategy in relation to sanitation marketing.

Requirements

  • A degree in Engineering, Hydrology, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Building, Social Science, Public Health and other related fields.
  • Minimum of I year relevant working experience in implementing CLTS and sanitation marketing.
  • Excellent organization and reporting skills.
  • Be proficient in Microsoft Office and designing software Skills (Auto CAD, Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word).
  • Be willing and able to be based and travel regularly within remote areas, where services are limited.
  • Be fluent in Hausa and English.
  • Commitment to Action Against Hunger mission, values and policy.
  • Good knowledge of the intervention area/s and local economy.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Job Title: WASH Assistant – PHP&NFI

Location: Monguno, Borno
Job Type: Full Time
Slot: 16


Job Summary

  • The position is based in Monguno, Borno State and directly supervised by the WASH Officer-PHP&NFI.
  • The WASH Assistant is responsible for the mobilization of the communities with the aim of promoting and improving hygiene practices.

Task and Responsibilities

  • Participate in the implementation of the hygiene promotion and the water Management’s activities.
  • Collect data, develop reports including compliance with Action Against Hunger feedback mechanism.
  • Build and maintain relationship with local partners and community.
  • Monitor the progress of activities and the impact of the sensitizing sessions.
  • Assist in the training of community mobilizers and volunteers.
  • Participate in the archiving and the capitalization of the program’s documents.

Requirements

  • Minimum of National diploma in Health, Hygiene and Sanitation field.
  • Previous experience in hygiene promotion and community mobilization.
  • Willing and able to be based and travel regularly within remote areas, where services are limited.
  • Capacity to be adaptable and flexible.
  • Fluency in Hausa and English.
  • Commitment to Action Against Hunger mission, values and policy.
  • Fluency in Hausa and English.
  • Capacity to be adaptable and flexible.
  • Commitment to Action Against Hunger mission, values and policy.
  • Good knowledge of the intervention area/s and local economy.





How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Job Title: FSL Assistant – Cash Based Transfer and Social Protection (CBT-SP)

Location: Borno 
Job type: Full Time 
Slots: 4

Job Summary

  • The position is based in Monguno, Borno State and directly supervised by the Food Security and Livelihoods (FSL) Officer.
  • The FSL Assistant-Cash Based Transfer and Social Protection will support the implementation of FSL activities on cash base transfer and social protection to achieve the specific objective of the EU project which is to improve nutrition security of conflict affected populations through uptake of critical household health and hygiene behaviors with the aim of providing primary health care, water, livelihoods sources, sanitation and hygiene services.

Task and Responsibilities

  • Facilitate community mobilization towards social protection program.
  • Organize meetings at the local level for the beneficiaries and the program team..
  • Facilitate training on social protection interventions.
  • Work with traditional committees to ensure the identification and selection of the most vulnerable IDPs and host communities for social protection cash transfer.
  • Provide relevant information to ensure accountability, fairness and transparency at implementation of activities.
  • Collect information and data on social protection at LGA level through surveys, assessments and regular post distribution monitoring of beneficiary households
  • Collect the required information to facilitate the capacity building and training program.
  • Support the M&E team in analysis of beneficiary data collection through the various tools that the department uses’
  • Support the FSL Officer in ensuring cash transfers to target beneficiaries are conducted in a transparent way and include active participation of women and minority members of communities.

Position Requirements

  • Minimum of National Diploma in Business Management, Accounting or related field e.g. Agric economics, Agriculture, Development Studies etc.
  • Relevant work experience within the humanitarian context including cash transfer programs.
  • Microsoft Office Skills (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word)
  • Willing and able to be based and travel regularly within remote areas, where services are limited.
  • Capacity to be adaptable and flexible.
  • Fluency in Hausa and English.
  • Commitment to ACTION AGAINST HUNGER mission, values and policy




Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Job Title: Deputy Regional Food Security and Livelihoods Coordinator

Location: Monguno, Borno


Job Summary

  • The position is based in Maiduguri, Borno and supervised by the Regional Food Security and Livelihood (FSL) Coordinator.
  • The Deputy Regional FSL Coordinator provides support to the Regional FSL Coordinator in the consolidation, development and strengthening of Action Against Hunger strategic focus and technical leadership in food security and livelihoods in the North East of Nigeria.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Support program development and ensure program quality.
  • Provide support in implementing Action Against Hunger food security and livelihoods technical strategy.
  • Develop reports on the FSL activities including developments in cash and market based approaches.
  • Provide technical support to the Project Managers and other FSL team in the implementation of Action Against Hunger project to a high quality standard.
  • Participate in overall strategic planning when required.
  • Provide technical inputs in proposal design and ensure new or adapted project focus on maximizing efficiencies, impact and integrated approaches.
  • Engage with key regional stakeholders in the coordination of activities and policies.
  • Compile and share regional reports on FSL programs.
  • Disseminate tools, research, best practices and lessons learnt internally and externally.
  • Contribute to regional level insights and data towards the development of the National Food Security and Livelihoods Strategy including cash based transfers and markets in consultation with Reg FSL co and the field team.
  • Represent the organization in external coordination, donor and technical meetings/visits on technical and operational matters.

Position Requirements

  • Advanced University degree (Masters) preferably in Management, Economics, International Development, Social Sciences (Sociology), Agricultural Economics, Agriculture and Development
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in food security and livelihoods program management.
  • Communication, diplomatic, negotiation and coordination skills.
  • Proven ability to translate analysis and evaluation into operational planning and strategy.
  • Experience in evaluations and monitoring as well as program cycle management.
  • Experience in research and partnership developments with universities
  • Experience in donor management and communications.
  • Clear understanding of child and gender protection issues at the field level.
  • Be willing to travel extensively within the region.





How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Job Title: WASH Assistant – Capacity Building

Location: Monguno, Borno
Job Title: Full Time 
Slots: 2

Job Summary

  • The position is based in Monguno, Borno State and will be directly supervised by the WASH Officer-Capacity Building.
  • The WASH Assistant will support the supervision of water, electrification and sanitation of construction activities.

Task and Responsibilities

  • Participate in and/or facilitate technical assessments in schools, communities and health facilities.
  • Visit sites and ensure quality assurance of construction and electrification of facilities being delivered and adherence to design specifications.
  • Assist in the preparation of training tools on relevant technical topics and conduct training for stakeholders.
  • Support the development of technical guidelines and tools.
  • Interact with internal staff and local stakeholders to ensure smooth project implementation.
  • Communicate & report WASH field activities,

Position Requirements

  • Minimum of National Diploma in water engineering, hydrology, civil engineering, electrical engineering, building and other related fields with minimum of 1 year field experience.
  • Previous experience in supervising drilling, electrical and construction activities.
  • Professional, good organizational capacity and motivated.
  • Capacity to be adaptable and flexible.
  • Microsoft Office and designing software Skills (Auto CAD, Excel, Power Point, Word).
  • Willing and able to be based and travel regularly within remote areas, where services are limited.
  • Fluency in Hausa and English.




Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Job Title: Deputy Regional M&E Coordinator

Location: Maiduguri, Borno
Job Type: Full Time 


Job Summary

  • The position is based in Maiduguri, Borno and directly supervised by the Regional M&E Coordinator.
  • This Deputy Regional Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator will support the M&E Regional Coordinator in providing technical oversight of Action Against Hunger’s monitoring and evaluation activities in North-eastern Nigeria.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Support the M&E Regional Coordinator in development of appropriate and rigorous M&E system to guide project start-up, implementation, adjustment, accountability and learning in compliance with Action Against Hunger’s M&E guidelines and minimum requirements.
  • Support the M&E team in the documentation, tracking and follow up of lessons learnt and recommendations from all assessments conducted in the region.
  • Provide support for capitalization, learning and reporting of all projects activities in the mission in the region.
  • Support the use of data collection, mobile data collection systems, electronic voucher system and other technologies to strengthen monitoring and reporting of activities.
  • Prepare comprehensive M&E plans for each project to capture quantitative and qualitative data for project performance tracking and reporting.
  • Organize and coordinate mid-term reviews, learning workshops/review of program work plans with program team at field level and other stakeholders.
  • Participate with the Regional M&E Coordinator in the implementation activities that build the capacity of team members through training, mentorship and coaching to ensure quality control of monitoring and evaluation activities.
  • Work closely with grants, reporting and knowledge management team across the mission to enhance systems for project documentation and archiving.

Requirements

  • Degree or equivalent in Social Sciences, Statistics, Development Studies International Relations, Mathematics or Computer Science, with relevant experience in information management including the use of GIS in emergency or development sector.
  • Minimum of 3 years of previous experience working with NGOs covering multi-sectoral programming.
  • Proven management and coordination skills (HR, projects, and stress management).
  • Previous experience in a technical advisory role in monitoring and results management.
  • Proven ability to write reports, create management information systems for large amounts of data within a complex program and use of mobile data collection system.
  • Experience in translating analysis and evaluation into operational planning and strategy.
  • Knowledge and experience in qualitative and quantitative data management techniques including proficient and skillful use of SPSS, STATA, EXCEL, Epi-info softwares.
  • Experience in project monitoring and evaluation with emphasis on activity monitoring, data management including data collection, analysis and storage.
  • Experience with market-based emergency response (ex. Cash Transfers, EMMA) and understanding of Social Behavior Change and nutrition sensitive programming.
  • Commitment to Action Against Hunger mission, values and policy.



How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Job Title: FSL Officer – Household Economic Strengthening

Location: Monguno, Borno
Job type: Full Time 


Job Summary

  • The position is based in Monguno, Borno State and supervised by the Sector Manager-FSL. The FSL Officer is responsible for supporting the implementation of income generating activities and household economic strengthening under the FSL component of the EU project.
  • The aim is to achieve the specific objective of EU project is to improve nutrition security of conflict affected populations through uptake of critical household health and hygiene behaviors with the aim of providing primary health care, water, livelihoods sources, sanitation and hygiene services. 

Task and Responsibilities

  • Facilitate community mobilization towards economic activities.
  • Support in the implementation of capacity building training including business management, book keeping, market linkage and profit maximization for the target beneficiaries at the LGA level.
  • Contribute to developing and implementing detailed work plan for FSL team at LGA level activities in collaboration with FSL Assistant.
  • Collate information and data on economic strengthening activities at LGA level through surveys, assessments, regular post distribution monitoring and field supervision visits of beneficiary households
  • Support M&E team in activities monitoring (beneficiary targeting, identification, registration and training; market and livelihood assessments; baseline and endline surveys, post distribution monitoring, price monitoring, field monitoring visits, focused group discussions (FGD), etc)
  • Contribute to the development of tools to monitor and improve the quality of FSL Economic Strengthening programming.
  • Participate in writing situation reports with information on food security, security information at the community when required.
  • Mobilization and awareness raising about the organization, economic Strengthening objectives and activities to local authorities and the population, and act as a link between the Organization and the beneficiaries at the local level.

Position Requirements

  • Degree in Agronomy, Agriculture or any other related fields.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ relevant work experience in humanitarian contexts with at least 1 year in conflict/insecure contexts.
  • Have previous experience managing FSL interventions (i.e. cash based transfer, IGA, agriculture/livelihoods).
  • Strong computer literacy, organizational and report writing.
  • Commitment to Action Against Hunger’s values, excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to adapt and be flexible.
  • Capacity to analyze and resolve problems including taking appropriate action.
  • Ability to share information in a clear and concise manner.
  • Ability to define goals, realistic and specific objectives.
  • Capacity to establish priorities in order to achieve expected results.
  • Excellent Microsoft Office Skills (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word).
  • Willing and able to be based and travel regularly within remote areas, where services are limited.
  • Fluency in English and Hausa.




Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Job Title: FSL Assistant-Agro

Location: Monguno, Borno
Slot: 4


Job Summary

  • The position is based in Monguno, Borno state and directly supervised by the FSL Officer-Agro.
  • The FSL Assistant will support the implementation of FSL activities on agricultural based intervention and cash/asset for work in Borno State to achieve the specific objective of the EU project which is to improve nutrition security of conflict affected populations through uptake of critical household health and hygiene behaviors with the aim of providing primary health care, water, livelihoods sources, sanitation and hygiene services.

Task and Responsibilities

  • Perform agricultural interventions activities at the community level.
  • Work with closely with traditional committees to ensure the identification and selection of beneficiaries and host communities for cash/asset for work and small holders farmers groups at the local government level.
  • Collect information and data on agriculture and community project at field level through surveys, assessments and regular post distribution monitoring of beneficiary households.
  • Collect the required information at the field to facilitate the capacity building and training program.
  • Support the M&E team in analysis of beneficiary data collection through the various tools.
  • Contribute to the development of project community mobilization strategies for targeting and registration of beneficiaries for the agricultural interventions.
  • Implement activities for targeted communities about small holders farming and strengthening community recovery activities with support from key stakeholders at LGA level.
  • Mobilization and awareness raising about the organization, program objectives and activities to local authorities and the population and act as a link between the Organization and the beneficiaries (at LGA level).

Position Requirements

  • At least a Diploma in FSL related studies e.g. agro-economy, natural resource management, anthropology, disaster risk management etc.
  • Minimum of one year relevant work experience in INGO.
  • Have previous experience in the Cash, IGA, FSL and extension approach.
  • Microsoft Office Skills (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word).
  • Capacity to be adaptable and flexible.
  • Fluency in Hausa and English.
  • Commitment to ACTION AGAINST HUNGER mission, values and policy.





How to Apply 
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Job Title: Deputy Regional Nutrition and Health Coordinator

Location: Maiduguri, Borno
Job Type: Full Time 


Job Summary

  • The position is based in Maiduguri, Borno and supervised by the Regional Nutrition and Health Coordinator.
  • The Deputy Regional Nutrition and Health Coordinator collaborates with the Nutrition and Health Regional Coordinator in ensuring the coordination/integration of all Action Against Hunger nutrition and health programs (including emergency intervention) and other department programs in the Northeast, Nigeria.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Ensure effective integration and coherence of the missions’ nutritional activities – nutrition surveillance, feeding programs, capacity building – in accordance with the organization’s country strategy, national and state policies.
  • Technical support to Nutrition Project Managers and other members of the team.
  • Organize and provide regular supervision and coaching of team members involved in implementation of nutrition and health activities.
  • Monitor the compliance of programs in accordance with current project objectives.
  • Support the organization’s advocacy activities related to nutrition and health (follow up on advocacy plans, press releases).
  • Participate in relevant meetings related to nutrition and health, including meetings with donors, partners, sectors and other stakeholders.
  • Support drugs management in coordination with the logistics team at the base level.
  • Contribute to the overall mission and program strategy, narrative and financial project proposals and reporting.
  • Contribute to the technical review of monthly/quarterly/annual nutrition and health reports to guarantee standard and high quality of information.
  • Provide reports on all nutrition specific projects and nutrition components of integrated projects to donors.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Medicine, Pharmacy, Nursing or other similar field.
  • At least 3 year’s experience in managing nutrition and health treatment and prevention programs in underdeveloped/crisis contexts.
  • Excellent skills in report writing and analysis.
  • Sound understanding of national guidelines/protocols; CMAM, IYCF etc.
  • Experience communicating in different cultural work environments & with a wide diversity of culture.
  • Experience in international NGO context, with knowledge of treatment, management of malnutrition and reproductive health issues.





How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Job Title: Deputy Regional WASH Coordinator

Location: Maiduguri, Borno
Job type: Full Time 


Job Summary

  • The position is based in Maiduguri, Borno and supervised by the Regional WASH Coordinator.
  • The Deputy Regional WASH Coordinator provides support in ensuring coordination/integration between all ACTION AGAINST HUNGER WASH programs (regular program and Emergency intervention) and other department programs.

Task and Responsibilities

  • Develop strategies to ensure effective integration and coherence of Action Against Hunger WASH program activities – technical designs, constructions, capacity building – in accordance with the mission’s country strategy and the national policies.
  • Assist the Reg WASH Coordinator in ensuring compliance of activities within the objectives of the mission and project proposal.
  • Participate in report writing on all WASH specific projects and WASH components of integrated projects to donors.
  • Provide regular updates on WASH program implementation and challenges.
  • Provide input to the review and update technical designs for construction of water and sanitation facilities.
  • Represent the organization in relevant meetings and conferences when required.
  • Review and compile field reports including internal and external reports.
  • Make recommendations for current and future programs.
  • Ensure quality implementation of WASH construction activities, designs and guidelines.
  • Collaborate with other sectors and support the organization’s advocacy activities related to WASH (follow up on advocacy plans, press releases).

Position Requirements

  • Degree in a technical field preferably in Civil/Environmental Engineering or other related fields.
  • At least 3 year’s experience in construction, managing construction/WASH programs in underdeveloped/crisis contexts.
  • Knowledge of humanitarian principles, Sphere, HAP Standards and other international humanitarian WASH guidelines.
  • Technical designing skills using AutoCAD or ArchCAD.
  • Proposal development, problem solving and reporting writing skills.
  • Excellent communication skills, team player and ability to work with a diverse team and culture.
  • Ability to work with little or no supervision, multitask and pay attention to details.
  • Willingness and ability to travel to the field for program monitoring.
  • Excellent planning, formulation, implementation, monitoring and reporting on humanitarian operations.


Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Job Title: FSL Officer-CBT-SP

Location: Monguno, Borno


Job Summary

  • The position is based in Monguno, Borno State and directly supervised by the Sector Manager-FSL. The FSL Officer is required to support the implementation of FSL-Cash Based Transfer-Social Protection component and activities of the EU project through participatory selection of vulnerable beneficiaries, cash transfer to selected beneficiaries, follow up and monitoring.
  • The aim is to achieve the specific objective of EU project which is to improve nutrition security of conflict affected populations through uptake of critical household health and hygiene behaviors with the aim of providing primary health care, water, livelihoods sources, sanitation and hygiene services.

Task and Responsibilities

  • Facilitate community mobilization through social protection activities.
  • Work with traditional committees to ensure the identification and selection of the most vulnerable beneficiaries for cash or food voucher support.
  • Work closely with community structures to follow up on implementation of planned activities.
  • Supervise and collect information to ensure the surveillance of the social protection situation in the area of implementation of the program is achieving the expected results when required.
  • Supervise and collect required information in the field to facilitate capacity building and training program.
  • Support the M&E team in analysis of beneficiary data collection through the various tools.
  • Contribute to the development of project community mobilisation strategies for targeting and registration of beneficiaries for the social protection activities.
  • Implement sensitisation activities for targeted communities about social protection activities and strengthening livelihood restoration activities with support from relevant State, LGA and community stakeholders, in feasible livelihood restoration activities at LGA level.
  • Support in the verification of the beneficiaries to ensure the identification and selection of the most vulnerable population.
  • Collaboration with other partners including relevant stakeholders at the assigned local government area.
  • Work in collaboration with the communities and local leaders at all stages of project implementation.

Position Requirements

  • Degree in Agronomy, Agriculture or any other related fields with minimum of 2 years’ relevant work experience in a similar position.
  • Previous experience in managing FSL interventions (i.e. cash based transfer, IGA, agriculture/livelihoods).
  • Excellent team, budget, project management and representation competencies.
  • Strong organizational and planning skills, report writing and budget oversight.
  • Have the capacity to analyze and resolve problems including taking appropriate action.
  • Ability to share information in a clear and concise manner and define goals, realistic and specific objectives.
  • Capacity to establish priorities in order to achieve expected results.
  • Have excellent Microsoft Office Skills (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word).
  • Be willing and able to be based and travel regularly within remote areas, where services are limited.
  • Fluency in English,Hausa, Kanuri and Fulani.
  • Experience in implementing donor programs and activities.





How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Job Title: FSL Assistant – Household Economic Strengthening

Location: Monguno, Borno  
Job Type: Full Time 
Slots: 4

Job Summary

  • The position is based in Monguno, Borno State and directly supervised by the FSL Officer-House Hold Economic Strengthening.
  • The FSL Assistant will support the implementation of FSL activities on household economic strengthening and income generation activities to achieve the specific objective of the EU project which is to improve nutrition security of conflict affected populations through uptake of critical household health and hygiene behaviors with the aim of providing primary health care, water, livelihoods sources, sanitation and hygiene services.

Task and Responsibilities

  • Facilitate community mobilization through economic empowerment program.
  • Perform household economic strengthening activities at the community level.
  • Organize meetings at local level for the beneficiaries and the program team and facilitate training on Income Generating Activities (IGA) interventions.
  • Mobilization and awareness raising about the organization, program objectives and activities to local authorities and the population, and act as a link between the Organization and the beneficiaries.
  • Collect information to ensure that the surveillance of the economic activity situation in the area of implementation of the program is achieving the expected result, when required.
  • Collect the required information in the field to facilitate the capacity building and training.
  • Contribute to the development of project community mobilisation strategies for targeting and registration of beneficiaries for the income generating activities interventions.
  • Implement field activities for targeted communities about economic recovery and strengthening household livelihood restoration activities with support from key stakeholders at the local level.
  • Support the verification of beneficiaries to ensure proper identification and selection of the most vulnerable population.

Position Requirements

  • Minimum of National Diploma in Business Management, Economics or Accounting or any related fields with at least one year relevant work experience in a similar.
  • Have previous experience in the Cash, IGA, FSL and extension approach.
  • Have good knowledge of the intervention area/s and local economy.
  • Have Microsoft Office Skills (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word)
  • Willing and able to be based and travel regularly within remote areas, where services are limited.
  • Ability and capacity to be adaptable and flexible.
  • Fluency in Hausa, English
  • Excellent inter personal and communication skills.




Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Job Title: WASH Assistant – Sanitation Marketing

Location: Monguno, Borno
Job type: Full Time
Slots: 2

Job Summary

  • The position is based in Monguno, Borno State and will be directly supervised by the WASH Officer- Sanitation Marketing. The WASH Assistant supports the WASH Officer in conducting research study on sanitation marketing.

Task and Responsibilities

  • Build relationship with stakeholders and assist the WASH Officer in training communities volunteers and local artisans.
  • Assist in the implementation of Community Led Total Sanitation (CLTS) in the various communities in relation to sanitation marketing to eliminate open defecation.
  • Collaborate with community mobilizers in the implementation of behavioural change communication strategy in relation to sanitation marketing.
  • Assist and provide technical support to the artisans in the construction of subsidized household’s latrines with high quality materials.
  • Participate in subsidized sanitation infrastructure distribution.

Position Requirements

  • Minimum of National diploma in health, social science or sanitation field with 1 experience in a related field.
  • Previous experience in CLTS and sanitation marketing.
  • Capacity to be adaptable and flexible.
  • Fluency in Hausa and English.
  • Commitment to Action Against Hunger values and principles.




Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Job Title: Deputy Regional Food Security and Livelihoods Coordinator

Location: Monguno, Borno


Job Summary

  • The position is based in Maiduguri, Borno and supervised by the Regional Food Security and Livelihood (FSL) Coordinator.
  • The Deputy Regional FSL Coordinator provides support to the Regional FSL Coordinator in the consolidation, development and strengthening of Action Against Hunger strategic focus and technical leadership in food security and livelihoods in the North East of Nigeria.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Support program development and ensure program quality.
  • Provide support in implementing Action Against Hunger food security and livelihoods technical strategy.
  • Develop reports on the FSL activities including developments in cash and market based approaches.
  • Provide technical support to the Project Managers and other FSL team in the implementation of Action Against Hunger project to a high quality standard.
  • Participate in overall strategic planning when required.
  • Provide technical inputs in proposal design and ensure new or adapted project focus on maximizing efficiencies, impact and integrated approaches.
  • Engage with key regional stakeholders in the coordination of activities and policies.
  • Compile and share regional reports on FSL programs.
  • Disseminate tools, research, best practices and lessons learnt internally and externally.
  • Contribute to regional level insights and data towards the development of the National Food Security and Livelihoods Strategy including cash based transfers and markets in consultation with Reg FSL co and the field team.
  • Represent the organization in external coordination, donor and technical meetings/visits on technical and operational matters.

Position Requirements

  • Advanced University degree (Masters) preferably in Management, Economics, International Development, Social Sciences (Sociology), Agricultural Economics, Agriculture and Development
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in food security and livelihoods program management.
  • Communication, diplomatic, negotiation and coordination skills.
  • Proven ability to translate analysis and evaluation into operational planning and strategy.
  • Experience in evaluations and monitoring as well as program cycle management.
  • Experience in research and partnership developments with universities
  • Experience in donor management and communications.
  • Clear understanding of child and gender protection issues at the field level.
  • Be willing to travel extensively within the region.





How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Job Title: WASH Assistant – PHP&NFI

Location: Monguno, Borno
Job Type: Full Time
Slot: 16


Job Summary

  • The position is based in Monguno, Borno State and directly supervised by the WASH Officer-PHP&NFI.
  • The WASH Assistant is responsible for the mobilization of the communities with the aim of promoting and improving hygiene practices.

Task and Responsibilities

  • Participate in the implementation of the hygiene promotion and the water Management’s activities.
  • Collect data, develop reports including compliance with Action Against Hunger feedback mechanism.
  • Build and maintain relationship with local partners and community.
  • Monitor the progress of activities and the impact of the sensitizing sessions.
  • Assist in the training of community mobilizers and volunteers.
  • Participate in the archiving and the capitalization of the program’s documents.

Requirements

  • Minimum of National diploma in Health, Hygiene and Sanitation field.
  • Previous experience in hygiene promotion and community mobilization.
  • Willing and able to be based and travel regularly within remote areas, where services are limited.
  • Capacity to be adaptable and flexible.
  • Fluency in Hausa and English.
  • Commitment to Action Against Hunger mission, values and policy.
  • Fluency in Hausa and English.
  • Capacity to be adaptable and flexible.
  • Commitment to Action Against Hunger mission, values and policy.
  • Good knowledge of the intervention area/s and local economy.





How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Job Title: WASH Assistant – Capacity Building

Location: Monguno, Borno
Job Title: Full Time 
Slots: 2

Job Summary

  • The position is based in Monguno, Borno State and will be directly supervised by the WASH Officer-Capacity Building.
  • The WASH Assistant will support the supervision of water, electrification and sanitation of construction activities.

Task and Responsibilities

  • Participate in and/or facilitate technical assessments in schools, communities and health facilities.
  • Visit sites and ensure quality assurance of construction and electrification of facilities being delivered and adherence to design specifications.
  • Assist in the preparation of training tools on relevant technical topics and conduct training for stakeholders.
  • Support the development of technical guidelines and tools.
  • Interact with internal staff and local stakeholders to ensure smooth project implementation.
  • Communicate & report WASH field activities,

Position Requirements

  • Minimum of National Diploma in water engineering, hydrology, civil engineering, electrical engineering, building and other related fields with minimum of 1 year field experience.
  • Previous experience in supervising drilling, electrical and construction activities.
  • Professional, good organizational capacity and motivated.
  • Capacity to be adaptable and flexible.
  • Microsoft Office and designing software Skills (Auto CAD, Excel, Power Point, Word).
  • Willing and able to be based and travel regularly within remote areas, where services are limited.
  • Fluency in Hausa and English.




Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Job Title: FSL Assistant – Cash Based Transfer and Social Protection (CBT-SP)

Location: Borno
Job type: Full Time
Slots: 4

Job Summary

  • The position is based in Monguno, Borno State and directly supervised by the Food Security and Livelihoods (FSL) Officer.
  • The FSL Assistant-Cash Based Transfer and Social Protection will support the implementation of FSL activities on cash base transfer and social protection to achieve the specific objective of the EU project which is to improve nutrition security of conflict affected populations through uptake of critical household health and hygiene behaviors with the aim of providing primary health care, water, livelihoods sources, sanitation and hygiene services.

Task and Responsibilities

  • Facilitate community mobilization towards social protection program.
  • Organize meetings at the local level for the beneficiaries and the program team..
  • Facilitate training on social protection interventions.
  • Work with traditional committees to ensure the identification and selection of the most vulnerable IDPs and host communities for social protection cash transfer.
  • Provide relevant information to ensure accountability, fairness and transparency at implementation of activities.
  • Collect information and data on social protection at LGA level through surveys, assessments and regular post distribution monitoring of beneficiary households
  • Collect the required information to facilitate the capacity building and training program.
  • Support the M&E team in analysis of beneficiary data collection through the various tools that the department uses’
  • Support the FSL Officer in ensuring cash transfers to target beneficiaries are conducted in a transparent way and include active participation of women and minority members of communities.

Position Requirements

  • Minimum of National Diploma in Business Management, Accounting or related field e.g. Agric economics, Agriculture, Development Studies etc.
  • Relevant work experience within the humanitarian context including cash transfer programs.
  • Microsoft Office Skills (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word)
  • Willing and able to be based and travel regularly within remote areas, where services are limited.
  • Capacity to be adaptable and flexible.
  • Fluency in Hausa and English.
  • Commitment to ACTION AGAINST HUNGER mission, values and policy


Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online



Deadline: 28th March, 2018.



Note

  • Advert may close before due date once we receive applications from qualified candidates
  • Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.

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