Food Security Assistant at The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization with 60 years of experience in helping to create a safer and more dignified life for refugees and internally displaced people. NRC advocates for the rights of displaced populations and offers assistance within the shelter, emergency food security, and water, sanitation and hygiene sectors.We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:Job Title: Food Security AssistantLocation: Damasak, BornoReports to: The Food Security Officer.Slot: 2Tasks and ResponsibilitiesGeneric Responsibilities:Adhere to NRC policies, tools, handbooks and guidelinesAssist with the implementation of the support function portfolio according to plan of actionPrepare and develop status reports as required by managementEnsure proper filing of documentsPromote and share ideas for improvement of the support functionEnsure that procurement, development and distribution of materials and equipment are timely and accordance with the proceduresInvolve and inform communities and community leaders about the activitiesInvestigate and facilitate introduction of new technology, method and approaches in order to improve the quality of the activitiesSpecific Responsibilities:Together with Food Security Officers, the Assistants will be responsible for the implementation of food security activities on the field - food vouchers, income generating activities and backyard vegetable gardens.Carry out the selection of project beneficiariesData collection for project monitoring and evaluation.Coordinate the food security activities according to strategy, proposals, budgets and plansInvolve and inform communities and community leaders about the activitiesCoordinate with relevant partnersFacilitate the distribution of materials and equipment according to proceduresPrepare weekly progress reports and other documents as required 

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