As a Christian Humanitarian Development organization, WV Chad (WV Chad) is trusted to deliver community service through its Programs located in 5 regions (Logone Occidental, Logone Oriental, Tandjile, Mandoul, Mayo Kebi Est) and also humanitarian emergency programs across the country. Currently, WV Chad envisions a thriving organization where our improved business processes come together to transform and model organizational leadership built on sustainable practices. The Livelihood Advisor will be responsible for ensuring smooth operations of the Livelihood components of WV Chad.
He/She will be responsible to the Senior Program Effectiveness Manager in providing technical advice and support in the planning, designing, implementation, training/guiding, monitoring and evaluation of Livelihood and Economic Development interventions and play an active role in coordination, technical assistance and advocacy with the local government, local communities, partners and other key stakeholders.
Furthermore, he/she will carry-out action research on Livelihood and Economic Development according to World Vision Chad office strategy to strengthen value chain development, saving group, self-help group, micro finance, cooperative unions, VSLA and all WV CHAD livelihood programming interventions.
Provide technical advice to WV Chad in livelihoods and economic development programming in planning, designing, monitoring and evaluating Livelihood and Economic Development interventions.
Provide inputs into the overall strategic planning, donor proposal development and conduct research studies related to Livel
ihood and Economic Development.
In collaboration with the Clusters and projects staff, facilitate the conceptualization and development of livelihood promotion and sustainable economic development project interventions at a local level, including sub-project proposals, implementation plans, project budgets, and monitoring a
nd evaluation frameworks.
Work closely with field Livelihood Officers and team leaders to build their capacity on integrating market-driven approaches in projects and support them to identify opportunities for replication and scale-up
within the existing projects.
Support the monitoring of the quality of project delivery within the framework of the overall program strategy. Develop and use innovative approaches to monitor and evaluate performance, effectiveness/impacts of livelihoods and economic development interventions and document
Support the development of sustainable livelihoods and economic development initiatives including value chain development, saving group, self-help group, micro finance, cooperative union, savings group model at the community and streamline the programmatic approach of model in order to provide effective mechanisms for achieving scale and sustainability in the in
Facilitate the development of a number of private sector engagements in the program and guide the field teams on risk management processes to assess and manage the risks of potential alliances with the private
Produce case studies of market-driven approaches to programming that clearly demonstrate both the social transformation and sustainable development outcomes of the interventions.