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Date Posted : Oct 28, 2020
Resource Mobilization Officer (UNICEF) Yaounde
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  • Salary : 0.00
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  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : HUMANITARIAN

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  • To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have EDUCATION University degree in International Relations, Business Administration/Management, Marketing, Political Science, or other relevant discipline. WORK EXPERIENCE Minimum one year of relevant job experience (external relations, donor relations) at professional level in UNICEF or other organization that work in humanitarian relief/protection actives. LANGUAGES Fluency in French and English (verbal and written) is required. Knowledge of another UN language is desirable. Knowledge of any local language is an asset. For every Child, you demonstrate UNICEF's values of Care, Respect, Integrity, Trust, and Accountability (CRITA) and core competencies in Communication, Working with People and Drive for Results. The functional competencies required for this post are: Analyzing (I) Relating and Networking (II) Applying technical expertise (I) Learning and researching (I) Planning and organizing (I)

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  • For every child,Protection UNICEF has been working in Cameroon since 1975 in order to allow women and children to fully realize their rights to development without restriction, as enshrined in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. UNICEF provides financials and technical support to Cameroon across seven areas in an effort to fully realize the rights of women and children. These areas include Health, HIV/AIDS, Water-sanitation-Hygiene, nutrition, education, child protection and social inclusion. UNICEF focuses mainly on children and the most vulnerable and excluded families. Cameroon 2020 population is estimated at 26,545,863 people according to UN data. The population is young and generates strong socioeconomic demand. In rural areas, limited access to basic social services and effects of climate changes lead to household impoverishment and severe child deprivations. The task is immense but not insurmountable; it requires the energy of all stakeholders in Cameroon and out of Cameroon: also, women, men, youth and children, government, technical and financial partners, donors, civil society, the private sector, parliamentarians, communities. Everyone is invited to take part in the struggle to meet the challenges that lie ahead. It is together that we will act for Cameroon, a country which summarizes the challenges and hopes of Africa. How can you make a difference? The Resource Mobilization Officer will work under the supervision of the Chief Partnership, Advocacy and Communication. The Resource Mobilization Officer participates in the development and implementation of the country office resource mobilization and partnership development strategies. S/he will support UNICEF PAC section in the overall effort to mobilize an appropriate and sustainable funding base. The incumbent will support the timely consolidation, editing and submission of high-quality donor reports, and review project proposals, in adherence to established standards and donor obligations. S/he will support UNICEF in reviewing partnership agreements with implementing partner. Key duties and responsibilities: Assist in monitoring and analyzing donor policies on humanitarian assistance, potential for accessing transition and development funding sources, policies/strategies of organizations competing with UNICEF over funds. Research, develop and maintain donor profiles: fact sheets. Assist in developing strategies to raise locally available funds, providing the necessary support, guidelines and tools. Monitor recording and tracking of contributions and take necessary action to satisfy donor requirements. Follow-up the funding situation of the Programme areas and update the corresponding funding charts. Engage and maintain a strategic dialogue with donors to maintain/increase contributions. Build trusted, effective relationship with donors including the NatCom network. Consolidate and finalize donor reports, internal reporting including situation updates and project proposal. This includes quality check of donor reports in terms of conformity with original proposals, donor and reporting requirements, and compliance with results-based management. Communicate deadlines for contributions to responsible Programme section chiefs and follow up closely to ensure timely submission. Contribute to strengthen the capacity of section staff on donor reporting Ensure coherence and consistency between upstream and downstream partnership agreements (donor & implementing partners). Serve as resources mobilization focal point for specific global / regional operations or special projects. Provide information to donors on UNICEF Cameroon operations and financial requirements including responding to donor governments request for information and ad hoc basis. Support the drafting of communication plans for resource mobilization assist the research of news hooks, story angles and creative opportunities to optimize communication and fundraising. Assist the research of news hooks, story angles and creative opportunities to optimize communication and fundraising. Consolidate and finalize reports (such as bi-annual reviews and reports; UNICEF annual reports). Update the Donor Toolkits, including the development of advocacy materials in coordination with Programme sections and the communication section. View our competency framework at: http://www.unicef.org/about/employ/files/UNICEF_Competencies.pdf UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages all candidates, irrespective of gender, nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organization. UNICEF has a zero-tolerance policy on conduct that is incompatible with the aims and objectives of the United Nations and UNICEF, including sexual exploitation and abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority and discrimination. UNICEF also adheres to strict child safeguarding principles. All selected candidates will be expected to adhere to these standards and principles and will therefore undergo rigorous reference and background checks. Background checks will include the verification of academic credential(s) and employment history. Selected candidates may be required to provide additional information to conduct a background check. Remarks: Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and advance to the next stage of the selection process. Advertised: Oct 22 2020 W. Central Africa Standard Time Application close: Nov 02 2020 W. Central Africa Standard Time

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Date Posted : Aug 21, 2020
Monitoring and Evaluation Officer (UNV) Yaounde
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  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : 12 Months
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Qualification/Work Experience :

  • Qualifications/Requirements Required degree level: Master degree or equivalent Education - Additional Comments: Advanced university degree (or first level university degree with training/courses and additional relevant work experience) in one or more of the following disciplines: Economics, Statistics, Data Science, Food Security, Nutrition, Geography, Social Science or related field. Required experience: 36 Months Experience remark: At least 3 years of progressively responsible work experience in collecting geospatial and socioeconomic food security data, conducting quantitative and qualitative analyses, and reporting findings to senior leaders and donors, database development, visualization, or other related areas. Ability to conduct data collection using various methods and strong experience in conducting primary quantitative and qualitative data collection, survey implementation and qualitative and quantitative analysis, particularly in crisis contexts and/or food security and nutrition programmes. Proficiency in Windows MS Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook). Language skills: English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent French(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge Area of expertise: Database design, administration and maintenance, Food safety and nutrition Driving license: No Competencies values: Accountability, Client Orientation, Commitment and Motivation, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Leadership, Working in Teams

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  • Eligibility criteria Minimum age: 25 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations. Description of task Under the direct supervision of the Head of VAM/M&E and with the administrative facilitation of the Heads of Field Office, the UNV will be responsible for the following, with a focus on the South West and North West (SW/NW) region: Data collection, management, analysis, visualisation and reporting for monitoring purposes; Coordination and provision of technical support for vulnerability and/or market assessment and mapping; Capacity building and coordination on issues related to monitoring and assessments. The UNV will perform the following tasks for the Country Office and Field Offices: Monitoring and Evaluation Develop and follow up the monitoring and evaluation workplan, coordinate M&E activities, and implement monitoring activities on effectiveness of all food assistance interventions in the SW/NW (e.g. post-distribution monitoring, process monitoring, beneficiary needs and status, food security status, programme modalities, implementation challenges, etc.), ensure the quality of Third-Partner Monitoring. Ensure the functioning of local committees/helpdesks for the Beneficiary and Complaints Feedback Mechanism (BCFM) in the SW/NW and follow-up on the timely management of hotline complaints. Contribute to the improvement of WFP’s monitoring and assessments systems and data collection, analysis and reporting as required to support the evaluation of WFP’s impact. Participate in any targeting related activity, including CP capacity strengthening/ development Maintain and control data quality in the Country Office Monitoring and Evaluation Tool (COMET). Vulnability Analysis and Mapping Coordinate planning and implementation of food and nutrition vulnerability assessments (e.g. EFSA, mVAM and market price monitoring), design and implement quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis activities as needed by the WFP Country Office with contribution of the Field Office and cooperating partner, apply innovative tools and ensure timely results visualization and reporting. Manage and provide technical inputs for the generation of the VAM evidence base supporting food security and nutrition policies and programmes (e.g. rapid needs assessment, situation analyses, programme design, targeting, cost effectiveness and operational efficiency). Keep up to date with and report on the latest food security and nutrition developments, and the potential impact upon WFP activities to enable timely and appropriate programme evolution and intervention. Capacity-Building and Coordination Participate to and report on relevant coordination forums and clusters, monitoring missions, assessments, working groups and/or other technical meetings in the NW/SW, contribute to technical discussions and ensure regular reporting to the Country Office. Ensure that the quality of data collection management and analytical outputs produced for M&E and VAM in the SW/NW are in line with WFP’s standards and practices and build the capacities of staff and partners to contribute to the production of high-quality monitoring, data management and analysis, and reporting. Any other duty as required. Application procedure: * Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. Application deadline: 01-09-2020

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Date Posted : Aug 21, 2020
Shelter Assistant (UNV) Yaounde
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  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : 12 Months
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : CONSTRUCTION

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  • Qualifications/Requirements Required degree level: Bachelor degree or equivalent Education - Additional Comments: Hold a Degree or an Advanced technician Diploma in civil engineering, rural engineering or architectural work. Have knowledge of humanitarian operations / knowledge of intervention areas would be an asset Required experience: 48 Months Experience remark: Have a professional experience of at least 4 years in one of the fields mentioned above Knowledge of Fufulde and Sango languages would be an asset Have a good command of the use of MS Offices softwares (Word, Excel, Powerpoint), computer assisted drawing softwares (AutoCAD 2D and 3D, ArchiCAD, Adobe Illus-trator ...) and Geographic Information Systems softwares (Map Info, ArcGIS, Arcview ...). Language skills: English(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent Area of expertise: Other human settlement related experience, Protection of refugees, asylum seekers and IDPs Driving license: No Competencies values: Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Working in Teams

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  • Eligibility criteria Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment. Description of task Under the Coordination of the Head of the Meiganga Sub-Office and under the functional supervision of the Assistant WASH Officer, the incumbent will have for main tasks to: Conduct, in liaison with the heads of other sections, Comprehensive and priority needs assessments in terms of housing and essential infrastructures for refugees in sites as well as those outside the sites in their area of ​​intervention, to ensure the most effective response. Contribute to the collection of both qualitative and quantitative datas and information on the profiles / needs and living conditions of refugees and host populations, particularly in the area of ​​housing. Regularly update datas and the situation of access, quality and housing conditions of refugees. Ensure the implementation of UNHCR's Shelter and site planning Strategy; contribute to the analysis of the impact and relevance of this strategy in light of the changes that occurred in the operational context. Participate in updating the shelter strategy, taking into account the local context, age, gender, climate, environmental protection, available resources and skills. Monitor projects and activities of the partners in charge of shelters and infrastructures to ensure compliance with national and international standards in their implementation. Follow up and technical control of the infrastructure projects implemented. Provide advice, technical guidance on infrastructure issues and projects to UNHCR management and sectoral staff and partners. Organize and provide training in construction techniques and practices leading to more sustainable solutions and draw on local construction practices and materials. Produce/examine the drawing, plans, and contribute to the writing of technical specifications for infrastructure construction / rehabilitation on behalf of UNHCR. Monitor the results of projects to ensure that the work is completed in accordance with the plans and completed in a timely manner. Ensure a reliable, regular and timely reporting on the housing situation of refugees and on the infrastructure works undertaken and on the indicators trends. Participate in the coordination of humanitarian interventions in ​​housing assistance and in the planning and programming exercises. Respect and implement, in collaboration with the Programme Officer, the Assistant WaSh-Shelter Officer, the Admin Finance Officer, the Supply Associate and the Multifunctional team, all the procedures put in place. Perform other related duties as required Application procedure: Si vous n’êtes pas encore enregistré(e) dans la base des données du programme VNU : 1. Veuillez d'abord enregistrer votre profil de l'adresse https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup 2. Après avoir créé votre compte, complétez toutes les sections de votre profil et soumettez-le. 3. Ensuite, allez à 'Ma page' à https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup , cliquez sur le lien « Recrutement spécial » et sélectionnez l'appel spécial auquel vous souhaitez postuler. * Si vous êtes déjà enregistré(e) dans la base des données du programme VNU : 1. Veuillez d'abord mettre à jour votre profil à l'adresse https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile 2. Ensuite, allez à 'Ma page' à https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage 3. et cliquez sur le lien « Recrutement spécial » et sélectionnez l'appel spécial auquel vous souhaitez postuler NB: Il s'agit d'un poste pour les Volontaires des Nations Unies Nationaux. Seuls les ressortissants du pays de programme ou les résidents légaux du pays de programme avec le statut de réfugié ou encore les résidents légaux du pays ou du territoire de programme avec le statut d’apatride sont admissibles à déposer leur candidature Les candidatures féminines sont fortement encouragées. Date limite de candidature : 29 /08 / 2020

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Date Posted : Aug 21, 2020
Associate Protection Officer (UNHCR) Yaounde
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  • Duration of Employment : 12 Months
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : LEGAL

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  • Qualifications/Requirements Required degree level: Bachelor degree or equivalent Education - Additional Comments: Type of Degree; University degree in Law, International Law, Political Science, or related field Required experience: 24 Months Experience remark: Minimum 2 years of experience with refugees and/or other people of concern in a protection capacity required. Experience in information management and communication in Humanitarian and Protection affairs, in particular in the framework of Protection Clusters. Experience with relevant information management tools and software is desirable; Field experience in particular of working with persons of concern desirable; Commitment to help persons of concern and willingness to cooperate with counterparts and partners; Good analytical skills; Strong interpersonal and communication skills in a multi-cultural setting; Ability to design, organize, deliver and evaluate training/capacity building activities; Ability to live and work in the difficult and harsh conditions of developing countries is essential. Desirable Qualifications and Skills: Knowledge of UN policies and procedures; Knowledge of the UN Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement, as well as of relevant UNHCR and inter-agency policies and guidelines on Protection; Computer skills: Office Package (excellent knowledge of Word, good knowledge of Excel and Power Point) and Internet browsing. Language skills: English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent Area of expertise: Protection of refugees, asylum seekers and IDPs Driving license: No Competencies values: Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Working in Teams

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  • Eligibility criteria Minimum age: 25 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations. Description of task Under the supervision of the Senior Protection Officer, the UN Volunteer will undertake the following taks: Assist the Protection Cluster Coordinator (PC) with a particular emphasis on information management and communication among Cluster members and other relevant partners, as well as training and capacity –building for members and partners; Interact with PC members and maintain close contact with OCHA for the collection and transmission of periodic reports and documents required; elaborate routines for the timely production of these reports; Ensure liaison with thematic working groups (Area of Responsibility - AoRs) under the PC (SGBV, Child Protection, House Land and Property Issues), as well as Protection working groups /focal points at the territorial Level and national protection cluster to ensure follow-up of recommendations and alerts, input into joint analysis and advocacy initiatives, and into protection strategies; Compile and review thematic information/data from PC members with a view to drafting a consolidate Protection Cluster periodic newsletters on a monthly basis; Assist in the collection of information and analysis of protection data, in the form of reports and/or maps, in particular in view of advocacy with the UN Peace-Keeping Mission on priority protection areas; Alert and consult with nuclear PC members in case of emergency and assist in organising joint evaluation protection missions; Assist in the research of data and analysis in support to the Protection Cluster advocacy initiatives, organize advocacy for a with relevant target groups as deemed appropriate; Coordinate the promotion of international refugee law principles and standards and also IDP legislation or policies ensuring that all sectors and clusters fulfill their responsibilities mainstreaming protection; Refer PC recommendations to members and UN Agencies/NGOs concerned and ensure/follow-up their implementation; Coordinate the development of Protection strategies in context of Pooled Fund process, ensure timely information of PC members of applicable rules and procedures, ensure that submissions are timely received and ensure review of submission as per Pooled Fund procedure; Ensure that the perspectives, capacities, needs and resources of the persons of concerns are reflected in the protection strategy, planning processes and operations plan addressing the specific protection needs of women and men, children, youth and older persons, persons with disabilities, minority groups such as sexual minorities and persons living with HIV/AIDS; Ensure legal assistance is accessible to persons of concern; liaise with competent authorities to ensure the issuance of personal and other relevant documents to persons of concern (civil documentation, in particular birth certificates); Maintain protection presence through regular field missions and reports, making direct contact with persons of concern, host communities, local authorities and partners. Contribute to ensuring that the response of the Protection Cluster is grounded in an AGD-compliant strategy which covers all assessed and prioritized protection needs of the affected populations; Support the follow-up of all matters linked to resource mobilisation, including the Humanitarian Action Plan; Design, plan and deliver training in coordination with order actors for target audience as per PC recommendations, in particular with regard to protection mainstreaming, age & gender issues, Protection Monitoring and advocacy, follow-up the impact of training in accordance with indicators; Elaborate essential documents for the Cluster, as well as preparatory documents, draft agenda and convene Protection Cluster meetings, and draft meeting minutes. Application procedure: * Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. Application deadline: 30-08-2020

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Date Posted : Aug 21, 2020
Vulnerability Analysis & Mapping Officer (WFP) Yaounde
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  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : 12 months
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : PROJECT MANAGEMENT

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  • Educational Requiremen Advanced university degree (Master II or DESS/DEA) in Agriculture, Economics, Rural Development, Food security, Project Management, Nutrition, Agriculture, Economics, Development Economics and International, Development or university degree with additional 05 years of experience in the development of systems and tools for the monitoring and assessment of food assistance needs in line with innovative methodologies and best practices. . Essential Experience At least Five years of professional experience in the development of systems and tools for the monitoring and assessment of food assistance needs in line with innovative methodologies and best practices. Experience in food security and number analysis/Mapping Experience managing staff and improving performance. Demonstrated proficiency in the use of several statistical tools and methods for food security analysis. Developed practical expertise in food security analysis and mapping by participating in multiple assessments in countries, including the design, data collection and analysis. Demonstrated technical knowledge and understanding of WFP vulnerability mapping systems and emergency assessment standards. Proven research and writing skills Working Languages Fluent English (level C) and French (level C) Critical success Factors Ability to travel frequently and to work in difficult environments. Proven ability to conceptualize, develop, plan and manage programmes, leadership and teamwork abilities, good analytical, negotiation, communication and advocacy skills Ability to engage effectively with a wide range of actors including those in the international humanitarian community and governments; Excellent analytical skills; Ability to work in a team, and establish effective working relations with persons of different national and cultural backgrounds; Good understanding of the theory and application of food security and safety net programmes Good computer knowledge and skills; Proactive attitude towards partnership; Ability to work under tight deadlines and simultaneously manage multiple tasks in an autonomous manner; Ability to handle any other additional tasks as requested by his supervisor. Ability to develop and implement appropriate internal control tools to address fraud and abuse.

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  • WFP Cameroon is seeking a Vulnerability Analysis & Mapping Officer to contribute to the VAM evidence base that supports food security and nutrition policies and programmes (e.g. needs assessment and situation analyses, programme design, targeting, cost effectiveness, and operational efficiency). Under the direct supervision of the Head of Programme and the overall supervision of the Deputy Country Director, the incumbent will be responsible for the following duties: Duties: Support the design, planning and implementation of programme activities supported by WFP Cameroon country strategic plan. Strengthen the implementation on the Country Office food security assessment, monitoring and evaluation plans to ensure WFP's effectiveness of all food assistance interventions (e.g. beneficiary needs and status, food security status, programme modalities, implementation challenges, etc.). Review and give technical feedback on food security assessment, beneficiaries targeting and monitoring plans to ensure that plans are relevant, well targeted and providing appropriate response to the food and nutrition security of the assisted vulnerable population in Cameroon. Provide technical advice and support WFP and its partners on matters pertaining to food security strategies, policies, programmes, and facilitate the timely and productive use of related outputs in a manner that complies with WFP standards and processes. Contribute to the development of systems and tools for the monitoring and assessment of food assistance needs in line with innovative methodologies (e.g. mVAM) and best practice. Manage/conduct national or regional food security, nutrition, markets and resilience analysis and prepare timely reports on food assessment needs in line with wider VAM policies, processes and guidance to enable effective decision-making on the development of country strategy, policies and programmes. Support the design, implementation, analysis and reporting of ongoing and planned food security surveys such as CFSVA, EFSAs, JAM; CFSAM, FSMS, etc. in the country as needed. Contribute to the development of programme activities, providing technical analysis, interpretation and recommendations to facilitate food assistance needs to be met effectively. Oversee preparation and dissemination of timely analytical and critical reports including market price bulletin, VAM and Gender analysis reports to support the country strategic plan including the use of Cash-based transfers Build capacity of WFP staff, partners and national government to conduct analysis on food security, nutrition, markets, resilience, and related topics to effectively inform policies and programmes. Work in close collaboration with internal counterparts and external partners to strengthen the quality of food security of results monitoring and build credible evidence of trends through the establishment of food security monitoring systems. Support emergency response capacity as required to meet emergency food assistance needs. Coach junior staff. Any other duties as required.Female applicants are especially encouraged to apply. Deadline for application: 02/09/2020 WFP has zero tolerance for discrimination and does not discriminate on the basis of HIV/AIDS status. No appointment under any kind of contract will be offered to members of the UN Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions (ACABQ), International Civil Service Commission (ICSC), FAO Finance Committee, WFP External Auditor, WFP Audit Committee, Joint Inspection Unit (JIU) and other similar bodies within the United Nations system with oversight responsibilities over WFP, both during their service and within three years of ceasing that service. Applications should be made via the website,https://unjobs.org/vacancies

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Date Posted : Aug 21, 2020
Consultant C4D National/ Risk Com & Community Engagem't COVID Response (UNICEF) Buea
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  • Duration of Employment : Full Time
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : CONSULTANCY

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  • o qualify as an advocate for every child you will have… An Advanced University Degree in social and behavioral science, sociology, anthropology, psychology, education, communication, public relations or other related social science field is required A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in areas of social development program planning, communications and development, public advocacy and/or related areas at the international and/or large organization some of which preferably were served in a developing country is required Relevant experience in related areas in a UN system agency or organization is an asset. Fluency in English is required. A Knowledge of another official UN language or the local language Pidgin is an asset .

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  • How can you make a difference? Under guidance and supervision of the Chief of UNICEF Buea field office and in close coordination with the Chief C4D section, the C4D/ COVID response Specialist is responsible for the coordinated design and implementation of a UNICEF supported C4D/RCCE strategy for prevention and response to COVID outbreak for North-West and South-West regions. The C4D Specialist provides technical and operational support in the development of a systematic, planned and evidence-based strategy and process for Risk communication and community engagement as an integral part of program development, planning and implementation and monitoring for communicating effectively with the public, engaging with communities, local partners and other stakeholders to help prepare and protect individuals, families and communities during response to COVID-19. Provide technical leadership, representation, coordination Provide technical guidance and support for UNICEF's response in the N/W and S/W COVID response RCCE pillar in the field as per agreed standards and benchmarks. Assist the local government in running the RCCE Pillar meetings and provide technical expertise in C4D. Under the framework of N/W and S/W C4D/RCCE COVID response coordination platform, and in conjunction with other partners and on behalf of UNICEF, lead and provide direction to the regional C4D/RCCE/COVID taskforce and working committees. Contribute to UNICEF's engagement in cross-sectorial needs assessments, prioritization, analyses and evaluations of the emergency response. Specifically contribute to the development of regional/ inter-agency crisis prevention, response and recovery plans to ensure effective integration of C4D strategies and methodologies. Promote and influence the development of communications strategies and standards that promote the adoption of safe practices in accordance with national and international humanitarian standards. Coordinate with C4D Chief and Chief of UNICEF Buea field office to provide data and feedback to monitor progresses of C4D/COVID response weekly. The report must include rumors/response(s), challenges/solutions, gaps, recent activities and requests for support. Develop and scale up implementation of evidence based and inclusive C4D/RCCE strategies Initiate the development and/or refining and strengthening of the N/W and S/W C4D/RCCE COVID Response Plan in line with the overall national and regional COVID Response plans and international standards and benchmarks. Operationalize strategies in the areas of participatory communication, RCCE and behaviour change and on appropriate materials and media to reach target audiences. Specifically, and based on the identified needs, and in coordination with other UNICEF's relevant sections and implementing partners, guide the development and implementation of strategies and plans to: (1) Reach target population with culturally appropriate and gender sensitive messages to reduce health risks with reference to both physical and behavioural aspects, (2) Develop capacities for RCCE, behavioural change/promotion and community outreach mobilization among local partners and stakeholders to address issues of fear/stigma associated with COVID, (3) Develop, pre-test, edit, and produce culturally relevant communication materials meeting requirements and quality standards. Incorporate Early Recovery and Disaster Risk informed approaches as integrated component of UNICEF's response in the COVID response activities related to behaviour change and communication. Manage with actors at community level to identify rumors, to assess information needs, coordinate and map out priority gaps and identify key C4D RCCE/COVID interventions involving groups at risk, social mobilizers and creation of resources and platforms. Strengthen partnerships Work with UNICEF sectoral partners at local level to incorporate and integrate their normative guidance and activities into the RCCE efforts, as well as with other sectors. Provide directions for strategies to engage and involve political, local, traditional, religious and opinion leaders and 'change agents' at all levels in the process of RCCE and community-based strategies, as well as involve them in the mass media approaches Guide the development and strengthening of strategic partnerships with local stakeholders, community and civil society groups, leaders, private sector and other key partners for participation in social and behavioural changes activities related to COVID response/mobilization. Build Capacity Initiate and guide the evaluation of capacity gaps and needs of trainers and social mobilisers and other key actors/influencers Oversee and provide quality assurance for planning and implementation of training of trainers and social mobilizers including development of training materials Research, Monitor and Evaluate In collaboration with sectoral teams, local partners and government programme officers, oversee and guide the design and implementation of Rapid Communication Assessments, including the analysis of: profile of the high risk or affected communities, high risk practices/ behavioural assessment, community and social network mapping and capacity assessment, and channels of communication and resources. Provide sources, leads and references to the national teams for sourcing high quality expertise to evaluate the customs, culture and behaviors of local populations. Assess and establish monitoring and evaluation frameworks and systems to scientifically and objectively determine if the communication approaches and messages are having the desired effects. Based on results of Monitoring and Evaluation efforts, guide the revisions of the communication strategy and messages through participatory micro-planning with government officials, programme staff, and other UNICEF partners. Analyze and evaluate data to ensure compliance and achievement of objectives and recommend corrective action, when necessary, to meet programme/project objectives. Plan and manage allocated programme funds and budgets Participate in and contribute to the budget and programme review and planning. Review work plans and allocation of resources. Monitors the overall allocation and disbursement of programme funds and developed funding proposals. Develop system for assessing programme efficiency, quality and delivery. Document experiences and lessons learned Review and establish a system for documentation of the C4D activities in COVID emergency response and dissemination of reports, ensuring exchange of information, experience and good practices used, to government officials, programme staff, and other UNICEF partners and the UNICEF country office. Key Expected Results, Deliverables and Fees Payment Results / Résultats Deliverables / Livrables Date Payment Paiement 1. - Technical leadership, representation, coordination Provided - Implementation of evidence based and inclusive C4D/RCCE strategies are Developed and scaled up - Partnerships Strengthened - Capacity of keys C4D /RCCE actors are built - Research, Monitor and Evaluate - Experiences and lessons learned documented Monthly report endorsed by Chief of Field Office 28th June 33.33% 2. - Technical leadership, representation, coordination Provided - Implementation of evidence based and inclusive C4D/RCCE strategies are Developed and scaled up - Partnerships Strengthened - Capacity of keys C4D /RCCE actors are built - Research, Monitor and Evaluate - Experiences and lessons learned documented Monthly report endorsed by Chief of Field Office 28th July 33.33% 3. - Technical leadership, representation, coordination Provided - Implementation of evidence based and inclusive C4D/RCCE strategies are Developed and scaled up - Partnerships Strengthened - Capacity of keys C4D /RCCE actors are built - Research, Monitor and Evaluate - Experiences and lessons learned documented Monthly report endorsed by Chief of Field Office 28th August 33.33% CONDITIONS OF WORK The consultant will be based at the UNICEF office in Buea. The Consultant is expected to provide his/her own laptop and other required equipment, software and relevant facilities to complete his/her assignment tasks. SUPERVISION The primary supervisor of the contract will be the Chief of UNICEF Buea Field Office. The secondary supervisor providing specific technical guidance will be the Chief C4D section. The consultant will be expected to provide technical COVID-19 risk communications support to N/W and S/W regions. A travel plan will be developed based on the need for risk communications/communication support. Travel costs within the 2 regions will be covered by Buea UNICEF zone office. PROPOSAL SUBMISSION Application shall be submitted to UNICEF Cameroon before the deadline containing the following required documentation: Technical Proposal: Consultant shall prepare a proposal in response to the ToR, ensuring that the purpose, objective, scope, criteria and deliverable of the assessment are addressed. Draft work plan and timeline for the assessment should be included. The technical Proposal shall also include updated CV and personal history Forms (P11) of the consultant, and copies of 2 assessments performed previously by the consultant. Financial Proposal: Offer with cost breakdown: Consultancy fees, travel costs, Daily Substance Allowance (DAS) other costs. The Financial Proposal shall be submitted in a separate file, clearly named Financial Proposal For every Child, you demonstrate… UNICEF's values of Care, Respect, Integrity, Trust, and Accountability (CRITA) and core competencies in Communication, Working with People and Drive for Results. The functional competencies required for this post are... Core Values Commitment Diversity and inclusion Integrity Core competencies Communication (III) Working with people (II) Drive for results (II) Functional Competencies: Leading and supervising (I) Formulating strategies/concepts (II) Relating and networking (II) Persuading and influencing (II) Applying technical expertise (II) Entrepreneurial thinking (II) View our competency framework at http://www.unicef.org/about/employ/files/UNICEF_Competencies.pdf UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages all candidates, irrespective of gender, nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organization. UNICEF has a zero-tolerance policy on conduct that is incompatible with the aims and objectives of the United Nations and UNICEF, including sexual exploitation and abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority and discrimination. UNICEF also adheres to strict child safeguarding principles. All selected candidates will be expected to adhere to these standards and principles and will therefore undergo rigorous reference and background checks. Background checks will include the verification of academic credential(s) and employment history. Selected candidates may be required to provide additional information to conduct a background check. Remarks: Mobility is a condition of international professional employment with UNICEF and an underlying premise of the international civil service. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and advance to the next stage of the selection process. Individuals engaged under a consultancy or individual contract will not be considered “staff members” under the Staff Regulations and Rules of the United Nations and UNICEF’s policies and procedures, and will not be entitled to benefits provided therein (such as leave entitlements and medical insurance coverage). Their conditions of service will be governed by their contract and the General Conditions of Contracts for the Services of Consultants and Individual Contractors. Consultants and individual contractors are responsible for determining their tax liabilities and for the payment of any taxes and/or duties, in accordance with local or other applicable laws. Advertised: Aug 19 2020 W. Central Africa Standard Time Application close: Sep 02 2020 W. Central Africa Standard Time

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Date Posted : Aug 21, 2020
ERD , M&E Officer (IRC) Buea
  • Required No. of Employee's : 1
  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : Full Time
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : ICT

Qualification/Work Experience :

  • Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science and Development Studies or related field required Minimum of 3 progressive years of Monitoring and Evaluation and/or Research work with skills Demonstrated Technical Skills A strong foundation in research methods, statistics, monitoring and evaluation An in-depth knowledge of CommCare or Kobo ToolBox or ODK Demonstrated understanding of intermediate and advanced statistics and the ability to summarize, generalize, and make predictions from large data sets. Communication experience and skilled in qualitative and quantitative M&E methodologies and techniques. Fluent in spoken and written English, French or Pidgin English skills are a plus Demonstrated Management/Leadership Competencies Strong analytical skills. Demonstrated ability to quickly assess priorities and effectively manage a variety of activities at a time while paying appropriate attention to detail.

Job Description:

  • The Economic Recovery and Development M$E officer, under the supervision of the Economic Recovery and Development Program Manager, will be responsible for the monitoring of ERD activities in the South West/North West regions. He/she will be required to coordinate the collection, compilation, consolidation and analysis of data to track programs/projects activities, monitor progress and support impact measurement, conduct research, engage in reflective practice and generate lessons from projects/program and prepare M&E plans for the ERD sector for establishing and ensuring better data management systems, and coordinates the proper and timely monitoring and evaluation of project objectives/impact. S/he is required to ensure that all components of the M$E actions are executed to the required quality respecting standard designs. This post holder will facilitate collaboration and working closely with other M&E staff and program staff within IRC in creating and maintaining a robust M$E system of the Buea field office. SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES Participate in the design of project log frames/results framework, develop project monitoring tools to track project activities and indicators Under guidance of the M&E Manager, support preparation and implementation of baseline, midline, end-line assessments, including tool development and identification of gaps and ensure that programme get feedback Organize periodical ongoing project review, and progress monitoring by involving beneficiaries and relevant stakeholders Ensure that projects factsheets are regularly produced, and visibility materials are well disseminated in all the project locations and also ensure feedback is gotten from beneficiaries. Track programs/project progress against set target benchmarks Provide technical assistance to project staff on information management system, proper data collection and record keeping Provide consistent, supportive supervision to strengthen staff performance as necessary to meet monitoring objectives Update M&E plan and indicator tracker timely and provide feedback to program staff on status and quality of implementation. Produce analytical, timely and accurate M&E reports on weekly, bi-weekly, monthly, quarterly basis or as scheduled to produce program reports Conduct regular data verification exercises to ensure reporting and collection of quality data Document findings from data quality audits and store in project files to ensure collective and sustainable access Contribute to submission of high-quality reports as needed by reviewing data shared in the reports by programme Officers Information Management and Reporting Establish and maintain project information management system Submit data set to update country office wide program database on monthly basis Ensure all projects have downward/forward accountability mechanisms and works with project staff to make sure its implementation Ensure project documents are stored online using Box file. Capacity building and supervision Organize training/orientation for project staff and/or enumerators on the monitoring tools and data collection Conduct training. Mentoring and coaching for project staff on M&E Perform other duties assigned by the supervisors. Key Working Relationships: Position Reports to: S/he will report to ERD Manager and the M&E Manager as the case may be Position directly work: ERD Officers and ERD Assistants and other M&E Unit staff How To Apply Applicants are requested to send their submissions to: Applicants can deposit their application in a closed envelope at the IRC office in Buea, located at Campsic opposite DRC Office or Bamenda Office at the NRC Office or send Online. With subject line: “ERD M$E OFFICER" on or before AUGUST 25th, 2020 at 5PM. Applications must include: Cover letter, (one page) CV (Not more than four pages) Three References. Interested candidates should apply via link , https://rescue.csod.com

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EMPLOYER'S LOCATION : Yaounde

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Date Posted : Aug 21, 2020
Humanitarian Access and Liaison Assistant (IRC) Buea
  • Required No. of Employee's : 1
  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : Full Time
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : HUMANITARIAN

Qualification/Work Experience :

  • Qualifications University degree in conflict management, security or any other equivalent qualification At least 2 years of experience in a security management position, or similar coaching Strong skills in security analysis, including risk assessment for humanitarian access. Very good knowledge of the current areas of IRC intervention, as well as the security context of the country. Have knowledge of computer tools and current software Word, Excel, PowerPoint Proven ability in organization and accuracy of information Have excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work in an organized and independent way. Have a very high degree of integrity. Good organizational skills, in communication and interpersonal skills, Good disposition and skills for writing reports. Experience working with an international NGO Strong working knowledge of English (spoken and written)

Job Description:

  • Under the supervision of the Humanitarian Access and Liaison Officer, the Humanitarian Access and Liaison Assistant (HALA) is responsible for facilitating humanitarian access and the safety and security of IRC personnel and assets at the NW region of Cameroon. He/She will be the Security Focal Point (SFP) for all IRC staff and visitors. The position covers North West region. SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES Tasks Planning and documentation of all security related field activities in the NW. Organize and produce Security Risk Analysis in a participatory manner and regular way as needed. Participate actively in the development of Security Management Plans (SMP) including procedures and contingency plans adapted. Ensure that pre-arrival and on arrival documents are constantly updated and operational. Evaluate and maintain contingency plans adapted to the local context, especially for hibernation, relocation and evacuation. Send monthly security report indicating the status of each document and updating the security context of the country. Obtain relevant security-related information from the field sites and regularly update the Field Coordinator for the countries Daily Situation Report. Keep record of incidents and maintain the incident tracker for record purposes and monthly reports. Support Humanitarian Access Support leadership in defining and implementing a humanitarian access strategy Establish and maintain contact with various state and non-state armed actors (if possible). Establish and maintain working relationships with key community leaders in IRC's intervention sites. Work with program teams to increase acceptance in local communities where IRC implements projects Advise leadership on access opportunities in remote risk areas. Identify and report information and events that could have an impact on IRC operations. Participate in developing scenarios with the rest of the leadership. Work closely with all IRC staff to ensure that safety and security incidents are reported in accordance with IRC standards. Conduct trainings and Security Briefings for all staff and visitors Develop and implement a training plan for IRC staff, with a focus on field staff (level 1, personal safety). Organize personal safety and security trainings for all staff every 3 months. Conduct trainings to security guards twice year Facilitate the implementation of the remote security training strategy. Monitor and replace or service security equipment in IRC buildings (fire extinguishers, smoke detectors, etc.). Ensure the replenishment of hibernation kits in offices and guest houses. Ensure that each IRC office and guest house has an evacuation plan in case of fire. Conduct a regular building assessment to identify any vulnerabilities and recommend actions. The Humanitarian Access and Liaison Assistant will provide support to the Field Coordinator and the Operations Coordinator, in the event of a security or safety incident affecting IRC staff. The Humanitarian Access and Liaison Assiatnt may work on any other task requested by his supervisor, particularly in support of the program or support services teams. How To Apply The file should compose of: Application/Cover Letter; updated CV; Academic Credential; Previous Attestations; NIC; Birth Certificate. Applicants can Apply Online or deposit their application in a closed envelope at the IRC office in Buea, Bamenda or send by email to the address Harry.Moto@rescue.org;

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Date Posted : Aug 21, 2020
Monitoring,Evaluation and Feedback Mechanism Assistant (IRC) Buea
  • Required No. of Employee's : 1
  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : Full Time
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : DEVELOPMENT

Qualification/Work Experience :

  • Qualifications A bachelor`s degree in Social Sciences, Information Technology, Development Studies, Statistics or a related discipline with 1-2 years’ experience in M&E. Considerable experience in qualitative and quantitative data collection methods. Education background and experience in Communication, Previous experience working within the management team of a large organization Skills and Abilities: Ability to organize task, provide supervision and identify priorities. Must have strong organizational diplomacy and communications skills; proven computer literacy (Microsoft words and excel) Honest, responsible and in good physical condition to meet the demands of job. Good command in spoken and written in English and Pidgin-English

Job Description:

  • Reporting to the field Coordinator, the Monitoring, Evaluation and Feedback Mechanism Assistant is personally responsible for the Data Entry Clerk, and ensuring that there is adequate and appropriate communication between all the team members to ensure accurate and detailed information is collected and collated in a timely and presentable manner. S/he is responsible to receive feedback and complaints coming from the communities where IRC is working regarding the services the organization is rendering. The position holder will closely work with the program team specially in liaising between the community and the organization in terms of information flow from one to the other and vise-versa. S/he will collect feedbacks coming from the community through the toll free system, pass onto the respective sector team following the organization feedback mechanism information flow system or depending the category level of the feedback, respond to the person who reported the complaint SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES Technical Responsibilities: Monitoring, Evaluation and Feedback Mechanism Assistant is responsible for the analysis and presentation of information gathered. In collaboration with M&E Officer, leads data collection process by developing tools, selecting and training enumerators, To provide periodic highlight of program progress and aspects of program reporting that need to be improved. Ensure completeness of data before submitting final monthly analysis report. To provide technical support to IRC programs implementing partners on data analysis and presentation. Organise and conduct trainings to IRC implementing partners on data management tools. To contribute to the planning implementation and analysis of surveys To have a clear understanding of the programmes goals and objectives and what aspects of M&E will assist in these achievements. Perform other responsible related duties as required or requested by Supervisor. She /He will: Answer tool free calls, record the complaints/feedback applying the template/s prepared for the purpose; Regularly update herself/himself with IRC projects to understand the areas of thematic and geographic areas of operation; Encourage staff to raise concern in the organisation Understand well and brief staff and others on IRC Cameroon Community Accountability Mechanisms; Regularly update herself/himself with the new policies and procedures of IRC particularly in relation to accountability; Respond to those like information requests or answer questions if it is within her/his mandate specified in the IRC Cameroon Community Accountability Mechanism document; Summarize the information and report to the concerned body as stated in the Community F Accountability Mechanism document; Whenever needed and got approval from her/his supervisor, share relevant information that can be used in the new projects designs; Make preliminary analysis and share the summary to the respective sector concerned staff (following the Community Accountability Mechanism); Participate in lesson sharing meetings/bazars/workshops; and Systematically and securely document the reports; Design a strategy and regularly check whether all the target communities have access to the hotline services; Managerial Responsibilities: To collaborate with other agencies and stakeholders in the sharing of skills and information. To represent IRC at workshops and meetings with relevant governmental and non-governmental stakeholders. How To Apply The file should compose of: Application/Cover Letter; updated CV; Academic Credential; Previous Attestations; NIC; Birth Certificate. Applicants can Apply Online or deposit their application in a closed envelope at the IRC office in Buea, Bamenda or send by email to the address Harry.Moto@rescue.org; The International Rescue Committee is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence. Only selected applications will be contacted.

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EMPLOYER'S LOCATION : Yaounde

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Date Posted : Aug 21, 2020
Warehouse and Transport Officer (IRC) Buea
  • Required No. of Employee's : 1
  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : Full Time
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : TRANSPORTATION/LOGISTICS

Qualification/Work Experience :

  • Qualifications A degree in Warehouse and Transport Management or General Supply and Logistics Management Knowledge of generic warehouse and fleet management systems and forms Physically mobile, able to lift 50kg without strain. Valid driving licence with good knowledge in mechanical management Competent in spoken and written English. Good mathematical skills. Competent use of PC especially spreadsheets (format / sort / filter).

Job Description:

  • The Warehouse and Transport Officer based in Buea and reporting to the Supply Chain Manager, supports and coordinates all of the warehousing and fleet activities for the Buea Office. The position is critical to the success of the project and as such should deliver a high quality product in the shortest amount of time possible in a completely transparent and accountable way. SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES Warehousing skills Understand, implement and / or maintain standard IRC inventory management policies and procedures. Train warehouse staff as required. Manage and document the receipt, handling, storage, release and reporting of goods through the IRC warehouse(s). Advise supervisor of potential inventory shortage. Manage casual laborers in the warehouse. Ensure the maintenance of warehouse building(s), fittings and equipment. Implement and ensure clear safety procedures. Implement and ensure clear loading / unloading procedures, correct stacking and turnover (FIFO) procedures. Advise the Supply Chain officer of warehouse-specific issues or improvements. Maintain the Warehouse activity book recording all outgoing and incoming receipts and activities. Carry out any other task assigned by the Supply Chain officer Warehousing and Inventory: Monitor security of IRC’s storage and supplies. Receive completed store’s request forms and prepare the goods for issuance. Ensure goods, equipment are signed for received on the request form (office expendables) or waybill (all other items). Prepare weekly and monthly report for the expendables store outlining all stock movements and remaining balances. On a monthly basis, work with the Supply Chain officer to reconcile the Warehouse register in the Asset tracking sheet and equipment issuance forms. Update the stock record cards regularly. Conduct routine inventory inspection and submit report to the Supply Chain officer in a timely manner. Maintain full and accurate inventory records. Undertake (documented) monthly and ad-hoc physical inventory checks. Conduct documented quarterly job performance reviews of Warehouse staff, providing appropriate feedback. Provide on-time, standard monthly reports to the Supply chain Officer. Fleet Management Maintain electronic databases of registration, inspections and maintenance of fleet management. Ensure fleet availability to meet all requests by scheduling, forecasting and surveying current user trends. Maintain knowledge and utilize all fleet information and user surveys to forecast new requirements. Arrange fleets and fleet operational staff to provide support and schedule Event Planning. Perform vehicle registration, insurance and CHP formalities and documentation regarding induction of new drivers before onboarding. Oversee routine and ad hoc maintenance, obtain tags for new vehicles and renew old ones to ensure schedule fleet management. Monitor and ensure fleet operations are in compliance with local and state rules and regulations. Maintain and monitor data management system to organize fleets as per various schedules and request. Streamline and monitor fuel purchase with assistance of Fuel Cards for all vehicles and drivers. Develop and implement standard operational standards to maintain vehicles by advocating best practices. Facilitate and implement corrective actions and capacity building to manage entire fleet to achieve the Organization’s objectives. Maintain receiving, warehousing and distribution operations by initiating, coordinating, and enforcing programme, operational personnel and all personnel adhering to organizational policies and procedures. Complies with the Organization’s warehousing, material handling and shipping requirements by studying existing and new SOPs; enforcing adherence to the Organizations requirements; advising management on needed actions. Safeguards warehouse operations and contents by establishing and monitoring security procedures and protocols. Controls inventory levels by conducting physical counts; reconciling with data storage. Completes warehouse operational requirements by scheduling and monitoring programmes outbound activities relating to materials in stock. Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Presentation of the file. An up to date (CV); The names, positions, telephone number and e-mail address of at least two professional references; NB: Deadline for the admissibility of files: 27th August, 2020 at 5 p.m. promt. Female candidates are strongly encouraged. Only the preselected candidates will be contacted Interested candidates should apply via the weblink, https://rescue.csod.com/

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EMPLOYER'S LOCATION : Yaounde

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Date Posted : Aug 21, 2020
Environmental Health Officer (IRC) Buea
  • Required No. of Employee's : 1
  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : Full Time
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : HEALTH & SAFETY

Qualification/Work Experience :

  • Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Environmental Sciences, Water and Sanitation Engineering, Public Health or Civil Engineering with 2-3 years' experience. Master's Degree is an added advantage Experience from working as Wash/NFI Officer in a humanitarian/recovery or Development context Previous experience from working in complex and volatile environment. Documented results related to the position's responsibilities Experience in conducting field level data collection Understanding latest developments and familiarity with current issues, trends and priorities in Cameroon North/west and South west areas Experience and knowledge of carrying out assessments Experience in team management Experience in participating in distributions of humanitarian materials Familiarity with international minimum standards of service delivery (i.e., SPHERE) is an advantage Knowledge of South-West and North-West regions use, habit and local language Good skills in Excel and Word Fluency in English and work knowledge of an international language are required, Pidgin English skills are a plus Personal qualities Analytical, negotiation, communication and advocacy skills Planning and delivering results Empowering and building trust Communicating with impact and respect Handling insecure environment

Job Description:

  • SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES In coordination with the EH Manager Implement aspects of the WASH/health program according to proposals, budgets and plans. Ensure adherence to IRC policies and donor requirements. Ensure compliance with issued, tools, handbooks, guidelines and standards Assist in the Management and monitoring of projects budgets and finance. Maintain regular budget control, ensuring spending within available unit cost and budget lines. Take responsibility for tracking and financial expenditures for technical activities under WASH on assigned responsibilities. Involve and inform communities and community leaders about the activities at site. Train and develop team (especially the assistance and outreach workers). Provide specific technical analysis and feedback to IRC representatives in coordination forums. Take technical responsibility for the quality control and monitoring of project activities. Prepare/supervise WASH/NFI activities in line with Designs BOQs and TORs. Good knowledge of WASH and health activities in the context of COVID-19 Good knowledge of IPC and WASH activities in health centers (water supply, waste management, construction of incinerators, waste pits, institutional latrines, etc.). Ensure that procurement, development and distribution of materials and equipment are timely and according to procedures. Fit into and follow detailed project implementation plans and tracking documents. Coordinate with relevant partners (local authorities, community leaders and other NGOs/INGOs). Prepare periodic progress reports and other documents as required. Conduct quality control and provide technical support to implementing partners and/or contactors. Assist in the Assessment and advise on capacity building needs within the team, stakeholder and beneficiaries to ensure effective developments of quality standards for the WASH/NFI activities. contribute progress monitoring and support M&E activities (i.e. PDMs, PIMs, end line surveys); Any other assignment as may be required by the WASH Project Coordinator or Project Development Manager Interested candidates should apply via the website,https://rescue.csod.com/

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EMPLOYER'S LOCATION : Yaounde

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Date Posted : Jun 29, 2020
Finance Assistant (WFP0 Yaounde
  • Required No. of Employee's : 1
  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : 12 Months
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : ACCOUNTANCY/FINANCE

Qualification/Work Experience :

  • Educational Requirements: Completion of secondary school education. A post-secondary certificate in the Finance and accounting area will be an added value. A University degree in Business Administration or related fields will be an asset. Working Languages: Fluency in either English or French and good working knowledge of the other. Essential Experience: At least three (3) years of professional experience in Finance, Accounting, Audit or relevant fields, with great independence, decision making authority, supervision of staff and managing complex funding situation. CRITICAL SUCCESS FACTORS In-depth knowledge of financial management and reporting procedures Professional experience in IPSAS (International Public Sector Accounting Standards), IFRS or any other international accounting standards. Knowledge of internal/external audit and oversights Good knowledge of SAP or ERP software General knowledge of UN system policies, rules and regulations Has experience working with auditors and other third-party vendors Ability to work independently with minimum instructions and supervision; Ability to easily adapt and cope with a multicultural environment; Ability to work in a team, and establish effective working relations with persons of different national and cultural backgrounds; Good computer knowledge and skills; Ability to work under tight deadlines and simultaneously manage multiple tasks in an autonomous manner; Ability to work creatively in a busy environment on several projects simultaneously; Ability to handle any other additional tasks as requested by his/her supervisor. Excellent written and communication skills in English or French; High level of confidentiality and excellent customer relation; Commitment to continuous learning and improvement; Ability to monitor delivery from core manager and draw attention on variance

Job Description:

  • WFP seeks candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our humanitarian principles. Selection of staff is made on a competitive basis, and we are committed to promoting diversity and gender balance. JOB PURPOSE: WFP Cameroon in seeking a Finance Assistant to coordinate and provide finance and budget services involving the recording and interpretation of financial and budgetary information to ensure the efficient functioning of the support services and inform decision-making. The incumbent is expected to manage resources and coach team of support staff or specific support service (s). KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive, within delegated authority): Under direct supervision of the Senior Finance Associate and overall supervision of Head of Finance and Administration, the Finance Assistant will among other tasks perform the following activities: Verify vendor and customer claims for accuracy and conformance with WFP finance rules and regulations; perform claim verifications against documentation to ensure that purchases/services are properly authorized and that goods have been received or services rendered; and ensure timely recording; Monitor invoice tracking system (ITS) against Purchase Order /contracts or other documents to ensure that purchases/services are properly authorized and that goods have been received or services rendered; Initiate payment vouchers according to WFP financial rules and regulations; Process advance payment (receive request for advance payment, review request, post down payment request); Perform accounting transactions (Park general ledger document); Manage payment procedure (prepare payment documents and send them for signature, manage individual check payments and payments by bank transfer, file invoice documentation); Ensure full support to UNHAS activities (Focal Point) Ensure full support to all corridor activities (Alternate) Perform any other duties . 4Ps Core Organizational Capabilities: Purpose Understand and communicate the Strategic Objectives: Helps teammates articulate WFP's Strategic Objectives. Be a force for positive change: Suggests potential improvements to team's work processes to supervisor. Make the mission inspiring to our team: Explains the impact of WFP activities in beneficiary communities to teammates. Make our mission visible in everyday actions: Articulates how own unit's responsibilities will serve WFP's mission. People Look for ways to strengthen people's skills: Trains junior teammates on new skills and capabilities. Create an inclusive culture: Seeks opportunities to work with people from different backgrounds. Be a coach & provide constructive feedback: Serves as a peer coach for colleagues in same area of work. Create an 'I will'/ 'We will' spirit: Tracks progress toward goals and shares this information on a regular basis with supervisor. Performance Encourage innovation & creative solutions: Explores ways to consistently be more efficient and accurate in own areas of work and shares new methods of work with colleagues. Focus on getting results: Focuses on getting results and tracks trends in completion rates for own tasks to identify opportunities for efficiency. Make commitments and make good on commitments: Takes responsibility for own tasks and notifies supervisor as soon as possible of potential delays in meeting deadlines or commitments. Be Decisive: Independently decides what action to take when faced with critical choices in the workplace or in dangerous situations in the field. Partnership Connect and share across WFP units: Suggests opportunities for partnering with other units to supervisor. Build strong external partnerships: Identifies opportunities to work with colleagues and partners in the field towards common goals. Be politically agile & adaptable: Develops an understanding of the value of WFP's teams and external partners in fulfilling team's goals and objectives. Be clear about the value WFP brings to partnerships: Aligns own activities with supervisor's priorities to fulfill internal and external partner needs. Functional Capabilities: Capability Name Description of the behaviour expected for the proficiency level Internal Controls & Compliance Demonstrates basic knowledge of internal controls, risk management, and monitoring mechanisms and their applicability to WFP's critical activities. Performance Budgeting, Analysis & Reporting Demonstrates participation in business planning efforts by developing basic project-level budgets and forecasts, incorporating information from various sources as appropriate to monitor KPIs. Resource Management Demonstrates ability to track and compile reports on HQ and Field staffing and resource usage on a project-level basis. Financial Mgmt. & Accounting Principles Applies knowledge of financial and accounting principles and practices to ensure compliance with WFP policies, applicable procedures and accounting standards. Supply Chain and Operations Knowledge Demonstrates basic understanding of WFP programme, implementation, and supply chain principles (including project modalities & structures). Female applicants are especially encouraged to apply. WFP has zero tolerance for discrimination and does not discriminate on the basis of HIV/AIDS status. No appointment under any kind of contract will be offered to members of the UN Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions (ACABQ), International Civil Service Commission (ICSC), FAO Finance Committee, WFP External Auditor, WFP Audit Committee, Joint Inspection Unit (JIU) and other similar bodies within the United Nations system with oversight responsibilities over WFP, both during their service and within three years of ceasing that service. Deadline for applications: 09/07/2020 Interested candidates should apply via the website, https://unjobs.org/vacancies

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Date Posted : Apr 27, 2020
Education in Emergencies Officer (Plan Int.) Bamenda/Buea
  • Required No. of Employee's : 1
  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : Full Time
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : EDUCATION

Qualification/Work Experience :

  • Qualifications and Expériences Be a holder of a University degree (Bac+4) in a discipline in social sciences (education, sociology, anthropology) or equivalent ; Good understanding of the Cameroonian education system (problems, strategies and actors, public and private providers, partners and NGOs) ; In-depth knowledge of barriers to girl’s access to education and strategies to overcome them ; Work experience in conflict areas is an asset ; Have a good experience working with communities and local partners ; Demonstrate an experience of at least 3 years in the field of education projects and emergency community mobilization ; Ability to work under pressure as a member of a team or independently and to meet deadlines consistently ; Capacity for communication, coordination and cooperation within multidisciplinary teams ; Planning, monitoring, work organization, quality judgement, problem solving and decision-making skills ; Excellent knowledge of spoken and written English. Behaviours Be honest, patient, flexible, rigorous ; Be proactive ; Have a team spirit.

Job Description:

  • Role Purpose Plan International is one of the largest international actors responding to the Anglophone crisis in the North-West, South-West, Littoral, and West regions in Cameroon; implementing projects across a variety of sectors. Plan International is looking to continue supporting vulnerable children – particularly girls – and assess how Plan can further expand the way these girls and boys are supported through education. Therefore, to help Plan International explore the possibilities of supporting girls and boys through education, Plan is seeking an Education in Emergencies (EiE) Project Officer to help Plan’s response in the education sector. The EiE Officer will work under the supervision of the EiE Program Manager. The EiE Officer will ensure access to formal and non-formal, inclusive and quality basic education in a protective environment for girls and boys at primary school level. The EiE Project Officer will facilitate and supervise all aspects of the education projects at the state level: supervise distribution of administration, education and school materials, support teacher-training programmes, follow up and monitor activities to make evaluations and suggest improvements to the project. S/he is the link between Plan and the division and sub division. He/She will ensure a good collaboration with communities and different implementing partners in the field. He will also entertain functional relationships with other staffs of the project. Dimensions of Role Active in 50 developing countries in Africa, Asia and the Americas, Plan International strives to reach as many children as possible, especially those who are excluded or marginalized, through high quality interventions with long-term benefits, increased revenues, partnerships with other organizations and effective operations. The EiE Officer will be under the supervision of the program Manager. He will work closely with the program Manager to ensure the good collaboration with the communities and the various partners of implementation in the field. He will maintain functional relationships with other members of the project staff. KEY AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY: The EiE Project Officer will be expected to: Work closely with the EiE Program Manager in implementing and developing all aspects of the EiE Program. Assist the program manager in the implementation, monitoring and evaluation of operational partnership agreements or agreements Ensure education continuity and the protection of children in the areas of intervention; Compile and submit monthly, quarterly and annual work plans and reports to the EiE Program Manager. Work closely with the entire EiE team and CPiE team areas in implementing and developing all aspects of the EiE response with a focus on clarifying to the community the role and responsibilities of the Child Community Support Structures (CCSS) facilitators, Community Based and Community Based Management Committees (CBMC) running Non- Formal learning spaces. Ensure effective community mobilization during the project implementation cycle Sensitize Work with communities to encourage enrolment of girls. Assist in planning, organizing and overseeing training activities for CCSS facilitators, CBMCs, teachers, Focal Points for Capitation Grants, MHM Groups Supervise to ensure timely and accurate delivery of material supplies to CCSS and other Learning Spaces Manage and account for cash/floats for activities such as CCSS facilitators trainings and community mobilization workshops, and other components of training programmes. Lead workshops for communities, children and others as designated related on the value of education and the links between child protection and education. Ensure that all Plan supported schools are visited on regular basis, data collected and documented. Develop a monthly individual activity plan and support the EiE Program Manager in developing similar activity plans for effective implementation of project activities. Contribute to develop actions that strengthen the resilience of communities in projects Contribute to develop innovative education alternatives adapted to the living environment of children and to the establishment of a preventive mechanism against early primary school abandonment Ensure the capacity building of local partners involved in the implementation of the project Ensure the implementation of activities on time and in accordance with the implementation action plan Perform any task related to the activities of the position at the request of the EiE Program Manager Contribute to the achievement of expected results Support the development of project-specific reporting templates for each level of implementation and each actor Contribute to the periodic reporting of progress by ensuring the documentation of budget results and estimates Support efforts to learn from and benefit from processes or good practices Contribute to the documentation of results (photos and texts), case studies and good practices Ensure the sharing and dissemination of good practices and results of the project with all the actors of the implementation, on the one hand and within Plan-International Support the project in the planning process and produce the necessary documents for the project Ensure the capitalization of good experiences and practices and allow their wide dissemination Dealing with problems : This position will require on the incumbent to be constantly in a critical and creative reflection on the appropriate mechanisms for implementing projects. He must be able to provide alternatives to colleagues in charge of project in the field facing problems : Ability to take responsibility for analyzing and providing responses to Education for children in general and girls in particular ; Perfect integration of Education in Plan International programs and projects ; Accountability for meeting donor requirements ; Accountability for self-ownership and ownership of programs by communities. Communication et working relations : Internally : The communication is primarily directed to the line manager (project manager and project team members with the help of the EiE Specialist) to collect revisions/validations of technical documents, to inform on the progress of activities, to solicit support, etc. At the external level : For planning, follow-up of institutional analysis and capacity building plans : Communities, Mayors ; Local Administrative Autorities ; Deconcentrated technical partners. Frequency of contact with children Very high : The job holder has a very high level of contact with the children he is brought to visit during trips in the field. NEXT STEP: To apply for this job, kindly click on "Apply". Your application should include: A cover letter A comprehensive CV including details of two referees, one of whom should be your current of most recent supervisor Location: Buea – CAMEROON Closing date: May 02nd, 2020 Interested candidates should apply via the website, https://jobs.plan-international.org

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Date Posted : Mar 04, 2020
COORDINATEUR de PROTECTION (Intersos)
  • Required No. of Employee's : 1
  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : 06 Months
  • Prefered Sex : None
  • Sector of Vacancy : Coordinateur de Protection

Qualification/Work Experience :

  • Bachelier (Licence) dans un domaine pertinent (Sciences Sociales, Psychologie, Travail social, Droits de l'homme, Droit international humanitaire ou autres domaines liés au développement social et au travail humanitaire); Maîtrise (MA ou LLM) en Droits de l'Homme, Droit International Humanitaire ou dans des domaines connexes est souhaitable; Excellente connaissance de l'informatique (Word, Excel et Internet); Professional experience Au moins cinq années d'expérience professionnelle pertinente dans des secteurs liés à la protection, de préférence au sein d'une ONG internationale, et trois années avec un diplôme de l'enseignement supérieur (Master / LLM); Solides connaissances théoriques, techniques et pratiques en protection Excellentes compétences interpersonnelles et de communication et capacité à travailler et à s'intégrer dans une équipe multiculturelle; Capacité à travailler sous pression et flexibilité; Résolution de problèmes, dynamique, maturité et proactivité; Compétences diplomatiques dans le réseautage avec les partenaires, les autorités et les donateurs; Expérience dans des situations d'urgence complexes impliquant des déplacements internes Compétences en matière de rapports, expérience des outils et des systèmes de surveillance, de collecte et d’analyse de données; Professional requirements Au moins cinq années d'expérience professionnelle pertinente dans des secteurs liés à la protection, de préférence au sein d'une ONG internationale, et trois années avec un diplôme de l'enseignement supérieur (Master / LLM); Solides connaissances théoriques, techniques et pratiques en protection Excellentes compétences interpersonnelles et de communication et capacité à travailler et à s'intégrer dans une équipe multiculturelle; Capacité à travailler sous pression et flexibilité; Résolution de problèmes, dynamique, maturité et proactivité; Compétences diplomatiques dans le réseautage avec les partenaires, les autorités et les donateurs; Expérience dans des situations d'urgence complexes impliquant des déplacements internes Compétences en matière de rapports, expérience des outils et des systèmes de surveillance, de collecte et d’analyse de données; Languages Français et anglais courants. Personal requirements Aptitudes au raisonnement stratégique, capacité à fédérer des acteurs d’horizons différents autour d’une cause commune, expérience de mise en réseau, en plaidoyer, animation de groupes de travail. Savoir prendre en compte les dynamiques culturelles, ethniques et politiques locales. Faire preuve de leadership au sein d’une équipe, aptitudes à diriger une équipe de travail. Aptitudes à travailler dans des délais très courts. Esprit d’initiative, autonomie, excellentes qualités interpersonnelles, capacité à travailler dans un environnement multiculturel, sens de l’entregent.

Job Description:

  • En collaboration avec le Chef de Mission définir et coordonner la mise en œuvre de la stratégie de protection de la mission. Fournir des orientations et conseils techniques au personnel de la protection en veillant à ce que les différentes composantes du programme soient exécutées conformément aux directives internes et aux normes et principes internationaux, afin d’atteindre efficacement les objectifs de la mission, conformément à la vision et aux valeurs de INTERSOS. Main responsibilities and tasks Coordination et support: Contribuer à la conception de la stratégie de protection et fournir un appui technique et une assistance à la mise en œuvre d'activités liées à la protection; Contextualiser et adapter les directives internes et globales, en veillant à ce qu'elles soient déployées et connues de membres du personnel; Assurer la cohésion et l'harmonisation des activités et services de protection entre les différents sites de mise en œuvre de la mission; Offrir une formation et des ateliers aux membres du personnel de protection pour renforcer les compétences sur des sujets de protection spécifiques identifiés Organiser des formations et des ateliers à l'intention de membres du personnel autre que de protection afin de développer leurs compétences et connaissances relatives aux principes de protection et leur permettre d'intégrer la protection dans différents secteurs; Évaluer régulièrement les besoins et lacunes en matière de protection des populations cibles dans les zones d'opérations actuelles et futures, mettre à jour périodiquement l'analyse de la situation en matière de protection et informer les équipes de programme en conséquence; Créer des opportunités de partage d'expériences et d'apprentissage au sein de l'équipe de protection afin Postuler en ligne sur, https://www.intersos.org

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