Under the supervision of the Head of Programme, the Programme Officer/Project Manager will lead in technical assessment, development, planning and implementation of resilience and community-based livelihood project activities in refugee camps and host communities in partnership with Government, other UN agencies and NGOs agencies.
To lead the development and implementation of a high-quality resilience and livelihoods programme that aims to successfully bridge the humanitarian-development nexus through five interrelated project components:
- a) Livelihoods Programming for Refugees and Host Populations; b) Climate Risk Management, c) Complaint and Feedback Mechanisms, d) Early Warning Systems, and e) Logistics Capacity Strengthening.
STANDARD MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Graduate or advanced university degree and training/courses in one or more of the following disciplines: Economics, agricultural development, rural development, development studies, international relations, international development, political or social sciences, or other relevant field from a recognized university
Minimum of ten (10) years of relevant professional work experience in livelihood centered approaches on poverty and vulnerability reduction,
At least five (5) years of experience working at national level supporting countries to implement resilience building activities using food aid or cash support
Fluency (level C) in English language required. Intermediate knowledge (level B) of a second official UN language an added advantage