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Field Coordinator Gambella - Gambella, Ethiopia

Duration : 12 months
Start date : 15/06/2018

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

General description of the position

You will have to coordinate the operation in Gambela region (program and supports) and potential scale up for further emergency response

Main responsabilities

In particular, you'll be responsible for:

1. Ensure overall management of the programs and supports in Somali region

2. Overall management of the security of the team at the base

3. Continuous strategic analysis of the security and humanitarian context in the region

4. Representation of ACF and liaison with authorities, UN, NGOs at field and regional level

5. Reporting and communication

Do you fit the requested profile ?

You hold a master in humanitarian / developpment field and you've at least 4 years of experience in program in NGOs. 

You've succesful experiences of working in complex and difficult environment as weel as a good Good knowledge of logistic and financial tools

Your English (oral and written) is professional

an experience in Horn of Africa is a plus, Ethiopia best.

Work context

Note that it's a harsh environmental conditions, with hot and wet weather. The current FC is leaving in the office conpound. The main office is in Gambela town, with work in a camp (1 h drive), work in 2 sub bases (camp 2 and host community project). But as program are implemented in vast area high mobility from the FC will be required to supervise the teams appropriately.

Security is quite challenging as any incident can turn into a bigger wave.

Size of the team is over 150 persons. 

The programming,  nutrition, FSL  and MHCP is very interesting as targeting both refugees in precarious situation and host community having less access than refugees to services.

It's a really challenging but  interesting mission!!

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