Deadline: 23 September 2020
Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Livelihoods and Food Security PDM in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. The duration of this post is 12 months.
NRC provides assistance, protection and durable solutions to refugees and internally displaced persons worldwide.
Key Jobs Responsibilities
The Livelihoods and Food Security PDM will perform the following functions:
- Responsible for LFS contextual analysis including of protection risks and needs, as input to Country Strategy including Contingency Plan.
- Lead the start-up of Livelihoods & Food Security CC in Honduras.
- Lead the implementation of the LFS NRC COVID-19 outbreak response.
- Develop LFS strategy, technical SOPs / guidelines and Macro LFAs.
- Contribute to the institutionalization of cash-based interventions and market based programme though capacity building, guidance and SOP development and interdepartmental engagement.
- Responsible for facilitating livelihood assessments and analysis across CCs informing joint programme responses.
- Responsible for building a strong project team.
- Provide technical direction and project implementation support to Programme staff throughout the NRC’s operational locations in NCA.
- Support the consideration and inclusion of cash-based interventions and market based approaches within (and across) NRC core competency responses, where appropriate.
- Contribute to the institutionalization of cash-based interventions and market based programmes though capacity building and interdepartmental engagement.
- Compliance and adherence to NRC policies, LSF tools, handbooks and guidelines.
- Responsible of development and manage funding proposal, project budgets and donor reports.
Applicants must have:
- Higher education, preferably within engineering or related fields of study.
- 3 year’s of experience from a senior level project implementation position in a humanitarian/recovery context.
- Experience from working in complex and volatile contexts.
- Experience in training and capacity building of staff, and aptitude for community mobilization.
- Experience and knowledge of the Latin American context.
- Experience with start-up of new LFS programs, including assessment, developing program strategies and proposals.
- Knowledge and skills in market analysis, cash-based interventions and market based programmes.
- Knowledge about own leadership skills/profile.
- Ability to use ICT software to develop proposals, budgets, work plans, and monitoring and evaluation tools.
- Knowledge and understanding of humanitarian standards such as Sphere and HAP.
- Fluency in English and Spanish, both written and verbal.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their applications through online process.
For more information, visit NRC.