AAH-I Deputy Head of FSL (Food Security & Livelihoods) Job in Juba, South Sudan

Background: Action
Africa Help International (AAH-I) is an African-led, regional
organisation, working in East and Southern Africa to improve the lives
of livelihood-challenged communities.
It
was first conceived and established in South Sudan over 25 years ago.
AAH-I has Country Programmes in Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Uganda, and
Zambia. 
It
brings over 25 years’ experience working with communities in conflict
and post-conflict situations, including refugees, internally displaced
people and host communities.
 
We are pleased to advertise the following vacant position:-
 
Job Title: Deputy Head of FSL (Food Security & Livelihoods)
 

 

Location:  Juba, with frequent visits to the field offices.

Job Summary: Under
the leadership of the Head of Programmes, the Deputy Head of FSL will
support the Head of FSL in providing  leadership to the FSL sector teams
in the country and oversight and guidance in planning, implementation,
monitoring and evaluation of Health sector programmes/ projects in the
project areas in the Country.
In
collaboration with the Head of FLS, s/he will support resources
mobilization initiatives and take lead in preparing all donor and other
program me reports for review and finalization and ensure it is of high
quality and submitted timely. 
S/he
will be expected to contribute to developing and implementing capacity
building interventions in the counties of operation and to promoting
trust amongst all key stakeholders including donors and governments
officials at all (County, State and National) levels. 
Together with, or in the absence of the Sector Head, represent AAH at all bilateral and Coordination meetings.

Qualification
  • Education:
    Bachelor and/ or Master Degree in Agriculture, Agronomy, Animal Health,
    Agriculture Economics, Rural Development or a related discipline
    desired
  • Minimum
    4 years of experience in managing food security and livelihoods
    programmes in conflict and/or post conflict situations or similar
    contexts. Relevant experience in South Sudan is particularly desirable.
  • Good Leadership, Management & communication skills.
  • Good writing skills (esp. reports and proposal)
  • Ability to work with and to lead teams and to train others.
N/B: A detailed Job description will be on the website www.actionafricahelp.org effective 5 January 2016.

Application Instructions
 
Interested
candidates should email application letters and CVs (with 3 referees)
addressed to recruitss@actionafricahelp.org to be received by 4:00 PM on
15th January 2016.
 The email Subject Line must show the job title of the position applied for. 
AAH-I is an equal-opportunity employer. 
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  

OR: 

Submit
a hard copy of your application addressed to Human Resource Department,
Action Africa Help South Sudan AAH Country Office located next to
National Civil Service Commission, Juba Nabari, Tong Ping, along Juba
Regency Hotel Street.

South Sudanese Nationals are specifically encouraged to apply.


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