Food Security Officer 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 Officer Location: Damasak, BornoReports to: The Food Security Coordinator.Tasks 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:Coordinate the food security activities according to strategy, proposals, budgets and plansEnsure adherence to NRC policies and donor requirementsInvolve and inform communities and community leaders about the activitiesBreak down the annual operational plans into weekly, monthly and quarterly implementation plansCoordinate with relevant partners working in the same implementation areasEnsure that procurement, development and distribution of materials and equipment are timely and according to proceduresSupervise, train and develop team of food assistantsPrepare periodic progress reports and other documents as requiredInvestigate and facilitate introduction of new technology, methods and approaches in order to improve the quality of the activities 

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