Provincial Project Coordinator-Food Security
PURPOSE OF POSITION
The Purpose of this Position is to lead the Integrated Life-Saving Project food production and food assistance interventions, to manage and supervise the operations by coordinating the project implementation, monitoring and evaluation in the assigned province.
Organize, plan, coordinate and supervise the implementation of the project as per the approved budgets, scope & timeline at province level
Ensure that all recruited staff are trained and oriented on project approaches and activities, reporting tools & documentation.
Provide on- job mentoring and coaching for project staff for a timely implementation of project activities at provincial level
Provide adequate coordination of planned studies (baseline and project evaluation surveys) and supervise the M&E staff in close collaboration with other external partners at provincial level.
Monitor the use of business process implementation is aligned with WV, donor and other relevant standards;
Participate in the institutional learning initiatives for the establishment of efficient information systems.
Establish strategic networks/partnerships at local and provincial levels in food assistance and production and productive.
Organize and facilitate quarterly project coordination meetings at province level and participate in the national coordination and project learning forums
Produce quarterly, annual and final project reports at provincial level
Represent WVB in provincial and national meetings/workshops related to production and food assistance
Qualifications: Education/Knowledge/Technical Skills and Experience
At least Agronomist A1 diploma or bachelor in Community Development; reliable experience in coordinating Production and Food assistance in during emergence humanitarian.
At least 3 years of relevant experience working with Non-Governmental Organizations in Food Security
Fluency in French and English.
Advanced project management skills and good understanding of the project life cycle
Good understanding of best practices in food security and community development in emergency response
Experience with development project management tools such as log frames, monitoring and evaluation tools and budgets.
Excellent supervision skills, including training, mentoring and supporting staff
Advanced written and verbal communication skills, including report-writing and formal communication skills.
Excellent computer skills, including proficiency in MS Office and Lotus Notes (or another main email system such as Microsoft Outlook).
Cross-cultural sensitivity, flexible worldview, and ability to work with a wide range of people from different backgrounds.
Emotional and spiritual maturity and ability to lead a team of professionals.
Good understanding of World Vision and Sphere relief standards.
Knowledge of and adherence to the Red Cross and NGO Code of Conduct.
Commitment to World Vision Core Values and Mission Statement.
High level of integrity and ability to exhibit exemplary lifestyle as interpreted in specific local cultural context.
Ability to work under stressful conditions
Agreement with World Vision’s Christian ethos and participation in devotions.
Working Environment / Conditions:
Domestic Travel: Regular internal travel to project areas is required.
On call: As required.
How to apply
Should you wish to apply for this position, please go to http://careers.wvi.org/job-opportunities-in-burundi. If this is your first time applying online via the World Vision International careers website, you will need to register an account along with your application details. This site will provide you with additional functionality, such as saved searches and email alerts. Registration requires minimal information to create your account. Further details will be collected during the application process. All applicants must apply using our online application system, CVs received via email or standard post will NOT be considered.
In case you face challenges applying through the online system, please call HR department for support. The closing date for submission of applications (Updated and signed CV, certificates of service, and Certified Degrees) is April 9, 2017; no late applications will be accepted.
World Vision Burundi does neither use employment agencies nor does it charge money for recruitment, interviews or medical checks.
As a child focused organization, World Vision is committed to the protection of children and does not employ staff whose background is not suitable for working with children.
Although all applications will be considered on their individual merit, suitably qualified women are especially encouraged to apply.