Country: Bangladesh
Organization: Action Contre la Faim France
Closing date: 31 Jul 2021

<![CDATA[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


As Field Coordinator, your objective is to ensure the smooth running of the operations in the area. Based in Cox's Bazar, you will lead and support a very dynamic and multi-skilled team and will guide them in their daily activities.
You main responsibilities include the following:
- Coordinating ACF country strategy implementation at field level
- Coordinating overall implementation of program at field level
- Managing the team at field level on site and/or remotely depending on access
- Representing ACF and liaise with regional authorities, UN, NGOs at field and regional level
- Facilitating the coordination system with the Coordination Office
- Ensuring reporting and communication
- Managing security at field level
- Contributing to gender equality mainstreaming


First and foremost, we are looking for a true leader, passionate about guiding the teams towards common objectives and supporting them through the possible hurdles they encounter. Other necessary skills and experiences are listed down below:
- Experience in external representation, external coordination, you have worked within multi-partner consortium and with local partners
- Significant experience in advanced programme cycle management, including programme planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation
- Security and Access management knowledge and experience
- Basic financial skills - budget management, donor reporting, accountability and compliance
- Pragmatic and result-oriented, creative and out of the box thinker
- Ability to work fully in autonomy and resilience to stress
- Strong flexibility and capacity to adapt quickly to fast pace complex dynamics and changing contexts
- Strong cultural awareness and experience working in conflict sensitive areas
- Ability to manage competing priorities and large size and scope of programs, operations
- Experience in team management in multi-cultural context requiring strong communications skills and interest in capacity building
- Fluency in English written/spoken is compulsory.


- 12 months fixed term contract under French legislation
Compensation and benefits :
- Monthly gross salary from 2450 to 2800 EUR upon experience
- Per diem and living allowance: 572EUR (cf eurocost) net, field paid.
- + 300EUR as country allowance
- + 16% of monthly gross. For non-French citizen for retrocession of retirement and unemployment insurance.
- + child allowance (1500EUR per child / per year up to 6000EUR per year)
Medical coverage:
100% coverage of medical expenses + repatriation insurance.
Leaves and RnR:
- 25 days of paid leaves per year.
- + 20 RnR per year.
- RnR in Thailand every 12 weeks
- Support for transport tickets to the reference recovery area. (Thailand)
Training :
- Free and unlimited access to the certifying e-learning platform Crossknowledge ©.
- Technical trainings at HQ or regional level (averagely 1 per year).
- Intermission Workshop once a year.
- Participation to external trainings costs upon eligibility of the request.

How to apply:

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