NGO Recruitment in Nigeria Nation Wide at Action Against Hunger (Various Positions)

Action Against Hunger - ACF International is an international humanitarian organization committed to ending world hunger. Recognized as a leader in the fight against malnutrition, Action Against Hunger | ACF International saves the lives of malnourished children while providing communities with access to safe water and sustainable solutions to hunger. With 30 years of expertise in emergency situations of conflict, natural disaster, and chronic food insecurity, ACF runs life-saving programs in some 40 countries benefiting five million people each year.

We are recruiting for the following vacant positions:

1. Job Title: CMAM Coverage Program Support Assistant (flying)

Location: Nation Wide

Job Description

    The CMAM (Community Management of Acute Malnutrition) program coverage officer will work closely with and support the CMAM coverage program manager (PM) in planning, designing, conducting, analyzing and reporting on SLEAC (Simplified Lot Quality Assurance Sampling Evaluation of Access and Coverage), SQUEAC (Semi Quantitative Evaluation of Access and Coverage), assessments.
    The nature of the implementation involves collection of relevant data while compiling draft report in the process. The CMAM program officer will work closely with the deputy program manager (DPM) to backstop the PM in all the ongoing and continuously planned assessments within the project period.
    The CMAM program coverage officer is directly managed by the DPM and in a coordinated effort also, liaises with the Head of Bases (HoBs), State Technical Advisor (STA), LGA officers, and Logistics & administration (Log & Admin) from time to time. The procedures set by the organization in terms of running daily activities, security and technical aspects of surveys must be followed by the CMAM program coverage officer at times in execution of his/her duties in the specific state /area.

Qualifications and Skills

    Diploma in Supply chain management.

Essential

    Excellent communication skills essential
    Prior evaluation experience an asset
    Ability to create solutions or responses to problems in an autonomous way
    Proven ability to work independently
    High level of English written and oral communication essential
    Ability to speak Hausa.

Preferred:

    Initiative.
    Planning, Organizing and Coordinating.
    Commitment to Continuous Learning.
    Team Work and Cooperation.
    Listening, Understanding and Responding.
    Analytical thinking.
    Problem Solving.
    Developing Others.


2. Job Title: CMAM Program Coverage Officer

Location: Yobe

Job Description

    The CMAM (Community Management of Acute Malnutrition) program coverage officer will work closely with and support the CMAM coverage program manager (PM) in planning, designing, conducting, analyzing and reporting on SLEAC (Simplified Lot Quality Assurance Sampling Evaluation of Access and Coverage), SQUEAC (Semi Quantitative Evaluation of Access and Coverage), assessments. The nature of the implementation involves collection of relevant data while compiling draft report in the process.
    The CMAM program officer will work closely with the deputy program manager (DPM) to backstop the PM in all the ongoing and continuously planned assessments within the project period.
    The CMAM program coverage officer is directly managed by the DPM and in a coordinated effort also, liaises with the Head of Bases (HoBs), State Technical Advisor (STA), LGA officers, and Logistics & administration (Log & Admin) from time to time. The procedures set by the organization in terms of running daily activities, security and technical aspects of surveys must be followed by the CMAM program coverage officer at times in execution of his/her duties in the specific state /area.

Qualifications and Skills

    Basic degree or diploma in a field related to statistics, monitoring and evaluation, health, nutrition, epidemiology or any other related discipline.

Essential

    Demonstrable experience working in the implementation and management of Community-based Management of Acute Malnutrition.
    Prior experience in health and nutrition assessments in Northern Nigeria.
    Excellent communication skills essential.
    Proven ability to work independently.
    High level of English written and oral communication essential.
    Ability to speak Hausa.

Preferred:

    Self initiative.
    Be effective Planner and organized in tasks implementation.
    Commitment to Continuous Learning.
    Team player.
    Analytical thinking.
    Possess problem solving skills.
    Ability to train others.
    Have knowledge of CMAM in Northern Nigerian context.
    Experience with international NGOs.

3. Job Title: CMAM Coverage Deputy Program Manager

Location: Abuja

Job Description

    The CMAM (Community Management of Acute Malnutrition) program coverage deputy manager (DPM) will assist and work closely with CMAM program coverage program manager (PM) in planning, designing, conducting, analyzing and reporting on SLEAC and SQUEAC assessments. He or she will assist the PM to train ACF staff, relevant resource persons of the state Ministry of Health (SMOH), partner agencies using the Simplified LQAS (Lot Quality Assurance Sampling) Evaluation of Access and Coverage (SLEAC) and Semi-Quantitative Evaluation of Access and Coverage (SQUEAC) methods.
    The nature of the implementation involves collection of relevant data while compiling draft report progresively. The DPM backstops the PM in all aspects of planning including recruitment of surveyors, supervision of coverage teams in the field and quality check on all data ensuing from the surveys. The survey investigations are a set of continuous activities that requires meticulous planning and organization within the planned period.
    The DPM is directly managed by the PM and in a coordinated effort also, liaises with the Head of Bases (HoBs), State Technical Advisor (STA), State M&E officer, LGA officers, and Logistics & administration (Log & Admin) from time to time. He will assist the PM to supervise the CMAM program coverage officers while in the field.

Qualifications and Skills

    Basic degree in a field related to statistics, public health nutrition, epidemiology or any other related discipline.

Essential

    Demonstrable experience in the implementation and management of or provision of technical support to nutrition programs (including Community-based Management of Acute Malnutrition)
    Prior experience in coverage assessments (e.g. SQUEAC, SLEAC,)
    Prior capacity building/training experience essential
    Excellent communication skills essential
    Prior evaluation experience an asset
    Ability to create solutions or responses to problems in an autonomous way
    Proven ability to work independently
    High level of English written and oral communication essential
    Ability to speak Hausa.

Preferred:

    Initiative
    Planning, Organizing and Coordinating
    Commitment to Continuous Learning
    Team Work and Cooperation
    Listening, Understanding and Responding
    Analytical thinking
    Problem Solving
    Developing Others.


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their Applications including CV and Letter of Motivation to: recruitment.ng@acf-international.org

Or dropped off at:
NO 1 Jerry Gana Close,
Utako, Abuja FCT.


Deadline: 15th November, 2013.

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