Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP) at International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC)

The International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC) is a public international organization addressing critical issues such as international food security, the alleviation of global hunger and poverty, environmental protection and the promotion of economic development and self-sufficiency. IFDC focuses on increasing productivity across the agricultural value chain in developing countries. This is achieved by the creation and transfer of effective and environmentally sound crop nutrient technology and agribusiness expertise.We are recruiting to fill the below positions below:Job Title: Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP)Tracking Code: 20120310Location: NigeriaJob DescriptionThe DCOP will support the Chief of Party in managing staff and providing technical leadership in the design and implementation of resilience and rural development activities.We seek an individual with significant broad and proven expertise in rural resilience, agricultural development in a developing country context, preferably Nigeria and the Soudano-Sahel region.The DCOP will complement the Chief of Party with experience in facilitation and systems approaches, comprehensive and integrated food security and nutrition, and able to bring lessons learned from past resilience interventions in the diverse environments.The DCOP will ensure that the project meets all USAID environmental requirements and complies with USAID environmental policies and regulations.ResponsibilitiesKey responsibilities include:Overall program responsibility;Ability to manage toward maximum effectiveness, efficiency and output;Apply a facilitation approach to implementation;Represent the program to donors, key stakeholders and host country government counterparts by assuming primary responsibility in negotiating terms and conditions of the program.

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