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Gao Liaison Officer

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TITLE: Gao liaison Officer

Location: Gao-Mali

Contract type: Local

NB : World Vision ne demande jamais de paiement à aucune étape du recrutement ni par transfert ni directement en espèces

Les candidatures féminines sont fortement encouragées

Purpose of the position:

Develop partnership relationships with UN organizations, Government Institutions, International and National NGOs and communities to identify possibilities for new projects in the region of GAO

Major Responsibilities:

  • Meet all representatives of UN Humanitarian Organizations in GAO and share World Vision Strategy and capacities

  • Meet Government Institutions to build relationships and surge their capacities

  • Meet local and International NGOs in GAO and explore the mean of collaboration

  • Attend clusters meetings regularly

  • Conduct assessment where needed

  • Maintain a network and strong relationships with all stakeholders in the region of Gao

  • Facilitate field funding requests and monitor project/program spending for the field office relief projects, taking action as appropriate to ensure financial controls are adequate and grant accounting systems are being used properly. Also to ensure audits of reliefs projects are appropriately responded to.

  • Monitor all relief projects for the designated region on a regular basis, noting policy implications and take appropriate measures to ensure projects are managed to standards.

  • Carry out additional responsibilities and projects as assigned, including the administrative and program support.

Qualifications: Education/Knowledge/Technical Skills and Experience. Working Environment / Conditions

The following knowledge, skills, and abilities may be acquired through a combination of formal schooling, self-education, and prior experience or on-the-job training.

  • Requires a bachelor’s degree in international relief or development, management, or related field; master’s degree preferred.

  • Requires 3-5 years’ work experience with a non-profit organization; field experience in relief or development preferred.

  • Requires cross-cultural experience, understanding and sensitivity

  • Must have a clear understanding of the workings of the donors (UN organizations, USAID, DFID, Start Fund, ECHO, and GAC) perspectives, requirements and standards

  • Must be able to represent World Vision to the donors in a manner which is highly professional, in person and in writing.

  • Must be able to understand complex humanitarian context and to manage grants funding

  • Requires good negotiating skills and including cross culturally, government relations, services and processes

  • Requires excellent organizational and time management skills

  • Requires experience in program design and proposal writing.

  • Must have proven analytical/problem solving abilities

  • Requires excellent interpersonal and written and oral communication skills

  • Requires interpersonal and written and oral communication skills in French, and fluency in English is a plus.

  • Must be computer literate

Attitudes and Behaviors:

World Vision reserves the right to disqualify a candidate who has any record relating to child abuse or opposite behavior to child protection, even after the hiring.

How to apply: kindly go to the following website:

*Delais de soumission des candidatures: 30 Novembre 2016

*Seuls les candidats préselectionnés seront contactés