Area Coordinator at ACTED Nigeria

ACTED - Since 1993, ACTED has been committed to immediate humanitarian relief to support those in urgent need and protect people’s dignity, while co-creating longer term opportunities for sustainable growth and fulfilling people’s potential. ACTED, headquartered in Paris, France, is present in four continents and our teams intervene in 34 countries towards 8 million people, responding to emergency situations, supporting rehabilitation projects and accompanying the dynamics of development. Over 5,000 staff are dedicated to implementing and developing our projects.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Area CoordinatorRef: AC/NIALocation: MaiduguriDepartment: Regional directionContract: Fixed termDuration: 12 monthsStarting date: ASAPPosition ProfileThe Area Coordinator is responsible for the implementation of ACTED’s global mandate in the relevant area, and for the scope of activities developed within this mandate.Responsibilities Ensure ACTED Representation in the area of activity:Representation vis-à-vis provincial authoritiesRepresentation vis-à-vis DonorsRepresentation amongst other international organisationsMore generally, the project manager is expected to contribute to the creation of a positive image and overall credibility of the organisation, notably through the application of ACTED’s mandate, ethics, values and stand-point with regard to other actors.Contribute to the development of a global intervention strategy and to support its implementation at provincial level:Analyse the context and develop strategic plans, in consultation with the Country DirectorImplement the financial strategyImplement the operational strategyOversee reporting proceduresOversee Staff and Security:Guide and direct the staff of the area of interventionContribute to the recruitment of expatriate staffOversee staff security

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