Nutrition Project Manager at INTERSOS Nigeria

INTERSOS is an independent humanitarian organization that assists the victims of natural disasters, armed conflicts and exclusion. Its activities are based on the principles of solidarity, justice, human dignity, equality of rights and opportunities, respect for diversity and coexistence, paying special attention to the most vulnerable people.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Nutrition Project ManagerCode: SR-49-589Location: Maiduguri, BornoStarting date: 01/07/2018Contract duration: 6 monthsReporting to: HoM (HoB)Supervision of: 40 national staff and 1 expat staffDependents: no family dutyGeneral Context of the ProjectSince 2009, the Boko Haram insurgency has crippled north eastern Nigeria. Borno State continues to be most affected, with over 1.8 million internally displaced persons (IDPs).Recent advances by the Nigerian Army and the Multinational Joint Task Force have improved humanitarian access in 25 of the 27 Local Government Areas (LGAs) in Borno, but have also revealed the extent of the crisis.In newly accessible areas, basic infrastructure has been destroyed, essential services are non-existent, and most local governance systems are not functional.General Purpose of the PositionThe PM will oversee the activities, Administrative, HR and Logistics component of the  project, ensuring operations quality, strategic programming and planning, ensuring strategic growth and strong external and internal representation and advocacy.S/he must be able to motivate and lead a diverse staff as well as effectively oversee the activities, budgets and partnerships.Main Responsibilities and TasksProject Management:Supervise implementation of INTERSOS activities in a timely mannerDevelop and manage the implementation of/adherence to work plan and M&E plansManage all financial resources allocated to INTERSOS, including budget holding responsibility, production of financial plans and cash forecasts and verification of budget vs. actual expenditure on a weekly and monthly basisBe responsible for all logistical procedures for the project – ensuring requirements are met and proper documentation is collected and maintained for all procurementsEnsure that reports are submitted to the Coordination of INTERSOS Nigeria as per the agreed reporting scheduleCreate and update on monthly basis the Project Appraisal ToolUpdate regularly project information and documents on INTERSOS Management PlatformEnsure data is collected regularly to respond to agreed indicatorsDevelop budgets and project proposals for the health, nutrition and protection sectors in Borno State, in close coordination with the technical team and the Coordination of INTERSOS Nigeria;Carry out rapid assessments to investigate further programming opportunities inside Borno State;Coordination:Contribute to ensure 5W matrices and any other requested report are submitted to the Sector as per the agreed reporting scheduleRepresent in close coordination with the Coordination of INTERSOS Nigeria and the health, nutrition and protection departments the program with national authorities, non-state actors, UN agencies, NGOs, donors, etc. in Borno State and in AbujaHuman Resources:Recruit and train national staff as required to achieve the project objectives;Work with the administration department to ensure all administrative procedures are followed for health and nutrition Staff in the field – updated personal details on file, accurate ToRs for each staff member, payrolls, review process etc. 

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