Assistant Project Manager at CARE International

Care International is a global leader within a worldwide movement dedicated to saving lives and ending poverty. We work in over 94 countries around the world to provide over 1000 poverty-fighting development and humanitarian aid projects.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Assistant Project ManagerLocation: Gwoza & Dikwa, Borno StatePosition Type: RegularSlots: 1 per locationDuration: 4 months (extendable)Job SummaryThe Assistant Project is responsible for managing a team of Food Livelihood and Nutrition Security (FLNS at a Local Government Area (LGA). This team will work very closely with the community, project participants (beneficiaries), State Authorities, LGA Authorities, national and International NGOs, national partners, Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) to ensure effective planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of FLNS interventions.The incumbent will ensure that projects are implemented as per the approved proposals and CARE’s programming approach. The incumbent is responsible for preparation of high quality reports in a timely manner.Scope of WorkAssist the Project Manager and act in his/her absence.Overall supervision of FLNS activitiesSupervise FLNS staff at the LGAProvide technical input to FLNS encompassing Agriculture, Village Savings and Loans Association (VSLA)Supervise field studies, assessments etc.Prepare high quality timely project field reports atIdentify training needs for staff and inform project managerPrepare monthly project implementation plansPrepare monthly budget of the FLNS activities in the LGA and submit to the Project managerCarry out direct reports performance appraisals as required in a timely manner.Effectively represent CARE at the LGA before the LGA authorities, communities, national andParticipate in workshops, trainings and meetings organized by CARE and other agencies and contribute effectively to the success of the events.Perform any other tasks assigned to by project manager or his/her designate. 

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