Response Coordinator at FHI 360

FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in health, education, nutrition, environment, economic development, civil society, gender, youth, research and technology - creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today's interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 70 countries and all U.S. states and territories. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position below: Job Title: Response CoordinatorRequisition: 2018200442Location: Maiduguri, BornoJob Type: Full timeJob DescriptionLeads the organization's humanitarian response activities at the field level, providing leadership to ensure rapid, scale-able and high-quality response.Serves as the lead senior representative in the field.Primary responsibilities are to manage and support all activities for potential sites.Manages all project related activities while ensuring internationally accepted practices of care and treatment are followed.Job ResponsibilitiesOversee on-site humanitarian response including management of programs, personnel, logistics, security, fundraising, external representation and transition planning.Manage and mentor field staff including technical leads, HR, logistics, grants and administration, finance, monitoring and evaluation, and others at the field level to create a strong foundation for emergency programming.Lead, oversee and coordinate field assessments of emergency needs and develop a response strategy in collaboration with host country government, the UN system, other humanitarian organizations and the Crisis Response Team (CRT), as well as Regional and Country management teams as appropriate.Design, develop, resource (people and funds) and implement emergency response programs that meet the near and longer-term program objectives needs of an affected community.Oversee quality and consistency of programs through on-site monitoring to ensure and enhance program effectiveness and quality.Advocate with and/or advise peer agencies, local governments, donors and other stakeholders to influence responses to promote delivery of inclusive and high-quality humanitarian services.Oversee and ensure compliance with FHI 360 policy, procedures and practices throughout the program; recommend country or emergency specific policy/procedures as required.Coordinate with country office (if applicable) and Headquarters (HQ) to troubleshoot any issues; make recommendations for corrective actionsProvides technical support and manages protection support activities for three project sites.Provides technical guidance in the development and dissemination of tools, protocols and interventions for protection support.Provides technical guidance and capacity strengthening for field project site Protection Officers, caseworkers, and community volunteers.Conducts analysis of program implementation to identify areas for improvement and propose appropriate technical strategy and guidelines.Provides leadership and team building.

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