Deadline: 23 June 2020
Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Head of Programme in Bangui, Central African Republic. The duration of this post is 18 months.
NRC provides assistance, protection and durable solutions to refugees and internally displaced persons worldwide.
Key Jobs Responsibilities
The Head of Programme will perform the following functions:
- Line management for Core Competence Programme Development Managers.
- Member of the Country Management Group (CMG).
- Compliance with and adherence to NRC policies, guidance and procedures.
- Provide programme input to Country Strategy and Plan of Action.
- Development of Core Competency strategies.
- Development of holistic and needs based programmes.
- Identify funding opportunities, develop funding strategies and forecasts.
- Grants management, BPO allocations and reporting to donors, including compliance with donor standards.
- Quality control, M&E and organizational learning.
- Capacity building of all technical staff.
- Ensure regular assessments are carried out and response plans to new emergencies in areas where NRC has operations and conduct needs assessment in new areas according to opportunity.
Applicants must have:
- Minimum 4 year’s experience from a senior management position in a humanitarian/ recovery context.
- Experience from working in complex and volatile contexts.
- Core competency expertise.
- Knowledge about own leadership skills/profile.
- Fluency in English, both written and verbal.
- Fluency in French, both written and verbal.
- Knowledge of the context in central Africa (CAR is an advantage).
- Experience in programme strategy development.
- Experience in Project Cycle Management.
- Experience in grants management.
- Experience in M&E management.
- Demonstrated knowledge of protection mainstreaming and Accountability to Affected Populations.
- Demonstrated experience in representation and advocacy.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their applications through online process.
For more information, visit NRC.