Sector Manager – Nutrition & Health at Action Against Hunger | ACF-International

Action Against Hunger works to save lives by combating hunger and diseases that threaten the lives of vulnerable communities, through nutrition, food security, water and sanitation, health and advocacy.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Sector Manager - Nutrition & HealthLocation: Monguno, Borno Job Type: Full Time Job SummaryThe position is based in Monguno Borno state and reports directly to the Project Manager.The Sector Manager is responsible for the overall management ensuring successful implementation of OFDA funded Health and Nutrition interventions that targets vulnerable IDPs and host communities in Monguno area in the North East region of Nigeria.Tasks and ResponsibilitiesSupport the implementation of the short and long range plans for delivery of project services, and provide guidance to AAH’s Nutrition and Health staff in the management of project interventions and/or activities for effective project impact.Work with project team to develop overall detailed project implementation plan for nutrition and health component in line with predefined project implementation work plan.Manage the assigned Nutrition and Health project interventions in order to meet the project objectives within budget and the allotted time frame and report promptly any operational concerns (e.g. projected failure to meet objectives; increased beneficiary needs; projected over or under spending on project budget).Manage the performance and identification of training needs, propose training plan to the Regional Health and Nutrition Coordinator, direct line Manager as well as with other supportive departments.Ensure projects are implemented in line with donor requirements and in accordance with AAH, country and international standards i.e. Sphere and HAP standards.Ensure appropriate financial management, coordination and effective communication.Establish performance objectives, provide feedback, identify strengths and areas for professional improvement. 

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