MEAL Program Manager I, South Sudan

Jonglei, South Sudan
Apply by 29 July 2018
Entry-level , Full-time staff position
Posted on 30 May 2018

Job Description

Specific responsibilities
- Support the implementation of the MEAL system
- Accountability and reporting
- Capacity strengthening
- Communications and branding
- ICT for MEAL
- Mentoring and Supervision

Agency-wide competencies (for all CRS Staff)

These are rooted in the mission, values and principles of CRS and used by each staff member to fulfill his or her responsibilities and to achieve the desired results.
1. Serves with Integrity
2. Models Stewardship
3. Cultivates Constructive Relationships
4. Promotes Learning

Supervision and coaching/mentoring responsibilities
The RFSP MEAL Manager directly supervises (technical) project-based MEAL staff and participates in the hiring and supervision either directly or indirectly of future MEAL staff. Additionally, s/he provides support in mentoring and providing technical supervision to all field based MEAL staff across the consortium.

(Some of the)Qualifications, experience and skills required
- Master’s Degree in International Development, International Relations or the field of development, statistics or related studies. Additional experience may substitute for some education.
- Minimum of 2 years of relevant field-based experience working in a development setting preferably with an international NGO, with progressively responsible experience with MEAL in international development projects. Experience as a supervisor highly preferred.
- USAID FFP Title II and ICT4D experience preferred. The candidate must have experience in MEAL for a large field based project.
- Cultural sensitivity, patience, flexibility and ability to work well in a multi-sectoral and multi-cultural team.
- Ability to work in a challenging and stressful environment with unexpected challenges.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills in English required

Mental / physical requirements:
- Ability and willingness to travel up to 40-60% of the time within Jonglei State; travel within or outside EARO and to HQ when requested.
- The position is based full-time in Bor, South Sudan. This is a non-family post in location with limited amenities
NOTE: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

CRS’ talent acquisition procedures reflect our commitment to protecting children and vulnerable adults from abuse and exploitation.Equal Opportunity Employer

Catholic Relief Services carries out the commitment of the Bishops of the United States to assist the poor and vulnerable overseas. Our Catholic identity is at the heart of our mission and operations. We welcome as a part of our staff and as partners people of all faiths and secular traditions who share our values and our commitment to serving those in need.

Location: South Sudan - Jonglei - Bor

About the Organization

Catholic Relief Services carries out the commitment of the Bishops of the United States to assist the poor and vulnerable overseas. Our Catholic identity is at the heart of our mission and operations. We welcome as a part of our staff and as partners people of all faiths and secular traditions who share our values and our commitment to serving those in need.

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