Field Coordinator at Sahel Capital Partners & Advisory Limited

Sahel Capital Partners & Advisory Limited (SCPAL) is a leading management consulting firm focused on the agricultural and nutrition sectors in Africa. We partner with government agencies, private sector companies and leading international development organizations to conduct research, analyze policies, develop strategies and implement programs that promote sustainable food security and improved nutrition. We are recruiting to fill the position below: Job Title: Field CoordinatorLocation: OyoAbout the ProjectThe Nigerian Dairy Development Program (NDDP) is geared towards improving the livelihoods of smallholder dairy farmers in Nigeria by improving the productivity of their cattle and integrating them into the formal dairy value chain in NigeriaThe Project also includes a nutrition component and a gender component geared towards improving nutrition outcomes and promoting women empowerment in smallholder farming communities.This project is implemented by Sahel Capital Partners & Advisory Ltd. and a consortium of other partnersThe project seeks to boost the yields and incomes of smallholder farmers, increase nutrition outcomes and empower women involved in agriculture in Africa.Primary PurposeThe Field Coordinator will ensure high quality implementation of Sahel projects in Southwest NigeriaHe/she will lead the planning, coordination of, management and reporting of project activities at the state and local level, engaging with key stakeholders on the one hand and reporting to Sahel’s Program Management Office (PMO) on the other hand with the objective of achieving projects’ goals.Duties and ResponsibilitiesProgram ImplementationCoordinate field activities, ensuring adherence to technical standards, best practices and donor guidelines.Lead the engagement with the implementing partners, service providers and other key stakeholders including federal, state and local governments and other entities involved in the program’s activities to deliver on the targets for the programIn coordination with the Sahel PMO, facilitate the development of project strategies, plan technical capacity building interventions, activities and policies related to increasing the production and productivity of smallholder dairy farmers. Documentation, Monitoring, Evaluation and ReportingAbide by Sahel’s procedures and policies for compliance, including financial, procurement etc.Support program managers in management process to implementing partners and contractors. Ensure effective utilization of project funds by grantees.Support the Program Manager in planning, reviewing and tracking progress on project, implementation as well as on the utilization of project resources, effective financial management and reporting.Assist the Program Manager in preparing quarterly and annual progress reportsReport on follow up, trainings, support provided to groups, monitoring and evaluation activitiesDocument success stories and case studies.Maintain up to date documentation related to project approval, monitoring and implementation.Building daily progress reports into quarterly, annual and final reports and respond to the queries related to project particularly technical aspects of the project.Ensure that all project documentation is well organized and easy to access on the portal.

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