Action Against Hunger

Country Representative

Action Against Hunger

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Sierra Leone & Liberia Director" id="link" class="link">Country Director, you are responsible for overseeing the development, funding and implementation of the country strategy and for the overall supervision of the country staff in Liberia (2 bases of operations in Monrovia and Saniquellie Nimba). More precisely, you will be in charge of:
  • Coordinate and implement Action Against Hunger's strategy at country level
  • Coordinate overall implementation of programs, monitoring and reporting
  • Manage the team at field level
  • Manage, supervise and monitor the partnership agreements
  • Manage External Relations with government, Donors and Partners
  • Facilitate good working relationships with Sierra Leone and with the Coordination-team" id="link" class="link">Coordination Team
  • Manage overall security and safety at field level
REQUESTED PROFILE You hold a Master's degree in humanitarian international field. You have at least 5 years professional experience in implementing in Emergency and development programs (specifically health and nutrition, Food Security, WASH) or emergency program in a humanitarian or development context, including at least 3-year professional experience within a coordination or senior management team. You have proven working in an emergency humanitarian and development context. You demonstrate strong leadership, managerial, communication and Capacity Building skills. You are familiar with donor's regulation and policies. You are organised, able to set priorities you demonstrate autonomy, decision making and ability to work under pressure. You have strong skills on networking, negotiation and influencing You know how to work effectively in diverse, cross-cultural teams in a complex, multi-site work environment Experience working with/through local partners is a plus.

SPECIFIC CONDITIONS / SALARY Specific conditions/salary for INTERNATIONAL APPLICANT:
  • Country/base : Liberia, Morovia
  • 12 months fixed term contract under French legislation
  • Monthly gross salary : from 2735 à 3185EUR upon experience
  • Monthly per diem and living allowance: 758 $ net, field paid
  • Monthly country allowance: 150EUR
  • Child allowance
  • Pension insurance reimbursement for non-French citizens : 16% of the gross monthly salary
  • Transportation and accommodation: Coverage of transportation costs and guest house
  • Medical coverage: 100% coverage of medical expenses and repatriation insurance
  • Leaves and RnR: 25 days of paid leaves per year, 20 RnR per year and 215 EUR at each RnR period
  • Training: Free and unlimited access to the certifying e-learning platform Crossknowledge ©
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