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A Deputy Country Director Support - Addis Abeba, Ethiopia

Duration : 6 months
Start date : 15/05/2018

Our work in Ethiopia  Salary & Benefits Living & Security conditions in this base

General description of the position

Do you fit the requested profile ?

you hold a Master  in Business Administration or equivalent. You already have an experience on the field as Administrator, coordinator or Deputy Country Director Support. An experience of logistics procedures and HR management is requested. Knowledge in Audit matters is appreciated.  

You are familiar with various donors’ regulation and policies. Proficiency in Microsoft office and good command of financial software (knowledge of SAGA a plus but not compulsory).  We are looking for a solid experience of financial accounting, reporting and grants and contract management processes. You are able to handle multiple priorities and to manage heavy workload. 

English Fluent (written and spoken).

Specific conditions / Salary

6 months fixed -term contract under French legislation – Starting 7 may 2018

Remuneration and benefits : 

  • Monthly gross salary from 1 947 € to 2 497 € upon experience.
  • Per diem and living allowance: 499 € (cf eurocost) net, field paid.
  • + 16% of monthly gross salary as reimbursement of retirement insurance for non-French citizen.
  • Family posting granted. 

Transportation and accommodation

  • Coverage of transportation costs to and in the mission.
  • Individual room in guesthouse covered (préciser si logement individuel)

Medical coverage100% coverage of medical expenses + repatriation insurance. 

Leaves and RnR

  • 25 days of paid leaves per year. 
  • + 20 RnR per year.   
  • + 215 € at each RnR period (averagely every 3 months – préciser si mission plus favorable). 
  • Coverage of the transportation expenses to the RnR area of reference. 

Training :

  • Free and unlimited access to the certifying e-learning platform Crossknowledge ©.
  • Technical trainings at HQ or regional level (averagely 1 per year).  
  • Intermission Workshop once a year.
  • Participation to external trainings costs upon eligibility of the request. 

Work context

ACF is established in Ethiopia since 1984, implementing nutrition, food security and livelihoods, WASH and mental health programmes in both emergency and development perspectives. ACF team is composed by more than 700 persons working in 6 bases and several sub-bases, currently being operational in Gambella, Assosa region, Harargue , Borena, Gujji  in Oromiya Region, Sekota in Amhara Region, Gode in Somali Region and coordination level and head office in the main capital in Addis Ababa.

The financial volume 2018 is around 11 million €.  It has, in addition to Addis Abeba, 6 bases managing 30 to 35 projects funded by various donors such as ECHO, US donors, SIDA, GAC, French CIAA, UNHCR, UNICEF, HEF (former CHF), ACF…

The context, though currently a bit tensed and volatile than usual, remains quiet, especially in Addis Abeba where this position is based.

For more information about our mission in ETHIOPIA, please visit our website :

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