Action Against Hunger

Health and Nutrition Programme Manager

Action Against Hunger

Job Description

You will be in charge of ensuring the direct implementation of the Nutrition & Health Programmes, through 2 mobile clinics, as part of the Emergency response to the populations affected by the crisis in the south-western region of Cameroon. Furthermore, you will also be supporting the Covid 19 Response in that area of intervention.

More specifically, your responsabilities will be to:
  • Ensure the application of ACF standards in the implementation and monitoring of the mobile clinical programmes
  • Build the capacities of the program teams on ACF standards in the nutrition & health protocols and guidelines
  • Strengthen and improve the logistical and Financial Management of programs
  • Accelerate the implementation and capitalisation of the Medical Care components for both the sexually abused survivors and the community-based epidemiological surveillance
  • Participate in the assessments related to the accesses of the most affected populations
You hold a degree in nutrition & health, public health, Nursing, or general medicine, with at least two years of professional experience in a similar Programme Management role in an emergency context.

Furthermore, you have a confirmed experience in managing, Capacity Building and transfer of knowledge to the teams.

You have an excellent knowledge of the english language and strong analytical, synthesis and writing skills.

A former ACF experience, an understanding of the Cameroun context, a good knowledge of the community health & nutrition approaches, and some notions of the French Language will be considered as an asset for this position.

Contract: 4 months fixed term contract (until end of April 2021) under French legislation Conditions for French Contract:
  • Monthly gross salary from EUR2010 to EUR2335EUR upon experience.
  • Per diem and living allowance: around EUR521 (cf eurocost) net, field paid.
  • * 16% of monthly gross salary as reimbursement of retirement insurance for non-French citizen
  • * EUR450 gross monthly allowance related to the context.
  • * Child allowance: EUR1500 /year per child (limited to EUR6000)
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 (averagely every 3 months).
  • Coverage of the transportation expenses to the RnR area of reference
  • 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.
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