A FIELD COORDINATOR - CAMEROON

Country: Cameroon
Organization: Action Contre la Faim France
Closing date: 25 Aug 2021

<![CDATA[Créée en 1979, Action contre la Faim est une organisation non gouvernementale internationale qui lutte contre la faim dans le monde. Sa charte des principes humanitaires - indépendance, neutralité, non-discrimination, accès libre et direct aux victimes, professionnalisme, transparence - fonde son identité depuis plus de 40 ans. Sa mission est de sauver des vies en éliminant la faim par la prévention, la détection et le traitement de la sous-nutrition, en particulier pendant et après les situations d'urgence liées aux conflits et aux catastrophes naturelles. Action contre la Faim coordonne ses programmes autour de 5 domaines d'activités : Nutrition et Santé - Santé Mentale, Pratiques de Soins, Genre et Protection - Sécurité Alimentaire et Moyens d'Existence - Eau, Assainissement et Hygiène - Plaidoyer. En 2019, Action contre la Faim est venue en aide à plus de 17 millions de personnes dans 49 pays à travers le monde. www.actioncontrelafaim.org

MISSIONS AND RESPONSABILITIES

You ensure definition and implementation of Action Against Hunger response in the area of responsibility
More precisely your missions will be:
- Coordinate the overall implementation of Action Against Hunger operations at field level
- Contribute to the identification of new intervention opportunities; design and conduct relevant assessments in collaboration with the program teams
- Gather and analyse data on the situation in South West region (security, access, ongoing responses and needs given gaps)
- Manage the teams at field level, ensuring a successful transition towards 2nd phase of development of the base
- Structure and strengthen the newly open base
- Actively participate in relevant coordination mechanisms; represent Action Against Hunger towards partners
- Proactively follow the security situation manage and ensure the security of staffs, premises, materials and assets. In relation with the Access and security Manager to ensure the access to the areas of intervention, and contribute to the definition and implementation of the access strategy
PROFILE

- You hold a Master's Degree, ideally in Humanitarian Program Coordination, International Development, International Relations
- You have at least three years of field experience in operational management of humanitarian programs in similar role; experience in emergency context required
- You have a minimum of two years' experience in a managerial role
- You have excellent capacity of strategic humanitarian context analysis
- You have substantial knowledge of standard logistics procedures and practices
- You developed good knowledge of financial and HR procedures
- You know Action Against Hunger intervention sectors (You have strong communication, networking and representation skills (written, oral, cross cultural)
- You have leadership and management skills in a complex international setting
- You have training, coaching, capacity building experience and skills
- Your English (oral and written) is professional. For security reasons, French speaker applicants would not be considered.

JOB CONDITIONS

Salary and profits:
- Monthly gross salary from EUR2450 to EUR2800 upon experience.
- Per diem and living allowance: 543 EUR net - paid in the field
- Field Allowance 450EUR
- + 16% of monthly gross salary as reimbursement of retirement insurance for non-French citizen.
- + Child allowance, limited to 5 children
Transportation and accommodation:
- Coverage of transportation costs to and in the mission.
- Individual room in guesthouse covered
Medical coverage:
- 100% coverage of medical expenses + repatriation insurance.
Leaves and RnR:
- 25 days of paid leaves per year.
- 20 RnR per year.
- 215 EUR at each RnR period (every 12 weeks).
- Coverage of the transportation expenses to the RnR area of reference.
Training:
- Free and unlimited access to the certifying e-learning platform Cross knowledge ©.
- HEAT training will be provided]]>

How to apply:

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