A PSYCHOLOGIST - MENTAL HEALTH and CARE PRACTICES GENDER AND PROTECTION HEAD OF DEPARTMENT

Country: Bangladesh
Organization: Action Contre la Faim France
Closing date: 5 Jul 2021

Created in 1979, Action contre la Faim is a non-governmental organization that fights against hunger. Its charter of humanitarian principals- independence, neutrality, non-discrimination, free and direct access to victims, professionalism, transparency - has been part of its identity for more than 40 years. Its mission is to save lives by eliminating hunger through the prevention, detection and treatment of under-nutrition, particularly during and after emergency situations linked to conflicts or natural disasters. Action contre la Faim focuses its actions on 5 main areas of expertise: Nutrition and Health - Mental Health and Care Practices, Gender and Protection - Food Security and Livelihoods - Water, Sanitation and Hygiene - Advocacy. In 2019, Action contre la Faim provided aid to 17 million people in more than 49 countries worldwide. www.actioncontrelafaim.org

RESPONSIBILITIES

Under the supervision of the Deputy Country Director, and the MHCP GP Regional Technical Advisor as the functional manager based at HQ you will provide strategic vision and direction to develop the MHCPGP program in Bangladesh. This includes fundraising initiatives, managing the project development cycle of all projects under the team, mentoring and capacity building of staff, and providing innovative new solutions to response to the Rohingya crisis and other needs across Bangladesh

Your main responsibilities will be :

  • To contribute to the country strategy and positioning of the MHCP GP department, as well as the department's active involvement in the national sectoral coordination and technical working groups
  • To support identification of needs and formulation of project proposals
  • To support implementation of MHCP GP project and activites throughout the entiry of the project management cycle
  • To promote capitalization, innovation, technology and research in the MHCP GP department

REQUESTED PROFILE

You hold a clinical psychology master degree. You have at least two years of field experience with NGOs at coordination level. You demonstrate good skills on supervision also with remote management and capacity building / system strengthening. You have excellent skills in representation, writing proposals. You demonstrate an excellent diplomacy, communication, and organizational.
Fluency in English written/spoken is compulsory.

SPECIFIC CONDITIONS / SALARY

12 months duration contract.
Remuneration package according to ACF policy, under French or Bangladesh labor law.

How to apply:

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