Fresh Vacancy at Action Against Hunger | ACF-International

Action Against Hunger | ACF-InternationalAction Against Hunger | ACF-International works to save lives by combating hunger and diseases that threaten the lives of vulnerable communities, through nutrition, food security, water and sanitation, health and advocacy.

Cash Deputy Program Manager

Duty Station:     Maiduguri, Borno State
Position Overview:
The Cash Transfer Deputy Program Manager will play a key role in implementing the PROTECT IDP response in North-Eastern Nigeria. ACF is implementing a multi-sectoral emergency response program to support IDPs in settlement and camps, and most vulnerable host households in a bid to contribute to the eradication of extreme hunger, malnutrition and poverty in Northern Nigeria.

Specific Objectives: 
  • Provide support to ACF’s Emergency Program Manager (EPM) to implement of the program.
  • Manage field teams within cash sub sector to ensure compliance, technical quality and coherence in all cash interventions.
  • Ensure tracking and reporting of technical activities under cash subsector.
  • Participate in regular internal and external coordination for the program at LGA level and at state level when required.
Bachelors Degree in FSL related studies e.g. agro-economy, natural resource management, anthropology, etc.
Minimum two years’ work experience in humanitarian contexts, with at least 1 year in conflict/insecure contexts.

Essential Skills and Experience:
  • Professional, motivated, open, creative, mature, responsible, flexible and, culturally sensitive.
  • Excellent team, budget and project management and representation competencies.
  • Previous experience with cash transfer programming.
  • Three years relevant work experience.
  • Microsoft Office Skills (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word).
  • Willing and able to be based and travel regularly within remote areas, where services are limited.
  • Fluency in English. Fluency in Hausa or Kanuri.
  •  Commitment to ACF mission, values and policy.
Preferred Skills and Experience:
Previous experience managing multispectral cash transfer program s(i.e. cash transfers or vouchers for nutrition, FSL, WASH, NFI, etc.).
Previous experience with ACF.
Experience implementing programming on behalf of donor (i.e. USAID, ECHO, DFID, CIDA) funded activities.
Method of Application

Interested candidates should submit their application by email to be considered, applications must include a CV and letter of interest, and indicate the full position title and location in the email subject line, or on the application envelope. For example, “Public Health Prromotion and Non Food Items Distribution Officer - Borno”. Also note that applications will be processed on FIRST COME FIRST SERVED basis and any application received without these specifications will not be considered.  Only shortlisted candidate will be contacted.
Qualified women and men are encouraged to apply.

Applications recieved after the closing date will not be considered