Food Security Officer at Premiere Urgence Internationale (PUI)

Premiere Urgence Internationale (PUI) is a non-governmental, non-profit, non-political and non-religious international aid organization. Our teams are committed to supporting civilians’ victims of marginalization and exclusion, or hit by natural disasters, wars and economic collapses, by answering their fundamental needs. Our aim is to provide emergency relief to uprooted people in order to help them recover their dignity and regain self-sufficiency.The association leads in average of 220 projects in the following sectors of intervention: food security, health, nutrition, construction and rehabilitation of infrastructures, water, sanitation, hygiene and economic recovery. PUI is providing assistance to around 4 million people in 22 countries in Africa, Asia, Middle East, Caucasus and Europe.PUI is implementing humanitarian activities in Nigeria since April 2016, supporting population with food security, nutrition and health project in Maiduguri and Borno State. PUI is now looking for suitable candidates for it’s Food Security Program in the capacity below:Job Title: Food Security OfficerLocation: Maiduguri, BornoUnder the direct supervision of: Food Security SupervisorGeneral ObjectiveUnder the direct supervision of the Food Security Deputy Program Manager Evoucher, the Food Security Officer is responsible for the daily implementation of the Evoucher and nutrition projects in Maiduguri, Borno State.Responsibilities and TasksImplementation and monitoring of the Food Security activities:S/He implement the daily food security and livelihood activities according to the schedule.Respect the planning and set-up of the activitiesS/He takes part in the identification and registration of beneficiariesS/He contributes to the identification and registration of suppliers/ vendors on the market and to the monthly market assessmentS/He actively takes part in the post distribution monitoring activitiesS/He collects any relevant information from the communities and partnersParticipate to all assessments for the projects or for new projectsAnalyze the humanitarian situation, taking protection problems into consideration/Do no Harm to the population.Community Mobilization:Ensure that beneficiaries and local populations understand the project goals and agree with the implementation processActively participate to the good collaboration with local leadersAct as a liaison with the local population and authorities in order to identify the needs, grievances and major events that could have potential consequences for PUI activityS/He ensures the proper training and supervision of the community’s volunteers who take part in the projectS/He organizes sensitizations for the beneficiairies or community’s members according to the identified needsReporting:Report to the FS supervisor on the progress of activities and specific tasks assigned, problems encountered, the quality of relations with beneficiaries.Collect, enter and analyse the necessary data according to the need of the projectExtract and pass on statistics to the team supervisor, deputy program manager amd/or program managerKeep monitoring tools and files archived at the PUI office, ensuring their availability to his/her FS&L supervisor and PMPass on any information or problems to his/her direct and/or indirect supervisor concerning his/her task, PUI programs, or safety aspectsLogistic & administration:Under the responsibility of the FS supervisor, take part in logistical and administrative organization, planning, and preparation of the projects.Ensure the follow-up and the proper use of materials and tools used during on-site worksManage the supply of materials to the work site in collaboration with logistic department.

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