Deputy Area Coordinator

Location:
Zaatari, Jordan
Industry Sector:
NGO
Type of contract:
Contract
Salary:
Competitive

Deputy Area Coordinator

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Background on ACTED

Since 1993, as an international non-governmental organization, ACTED has been committed to immediate humanitarian relief to support those in urgent need and protect people’s dignity, while co-creating longer term opportunities for sustainable growth and fulfilling people’s potential. ACTED endeavors to respond to humanitarian crises and build resilience; promote inclusive and sustainable growth; co-construct effective governance and support the building of civil society worldwide by investing in people and their potential. We go the last mile: ACTED’s mission is to save lives and support people in meeting their needs in hard to reach areas. With a team of 4,300 national staff 300 international staff, ACTED is active in 35 countries and implements more than 450 projects a year reaching over 11 million beneficiaries. More on www.acted.org

Country profile

ACTED Jordan provides emergency humanitarian assistance as well as longer term development programs reaching over 150,000 direct beneficiaries in Jordan in 2016. ACTED’s operations are spread across Amman as the Country Office, and three area offices:

From its office in Marfaq, ACTED provides support to vulnerable Jordanians and Syrian refugees of Northern Jordan including household rehabilitations, emergency assistance (cash, vouchers and in-kind), as well as water/sanitation infrastructure. ACTED is also working to develop sustainable livelihood programmes.

In Za’atari King Abdulla and Cyber City refugee camps, ACTED provides water supply, solid waste management, hygiene promotion, community mobilization, repair and maintenance and has completed the initial phase of the Za’atari water network for over 80,000 refugees.

In Azraq (including Azraq refugee camp), ACTED provides water supply, solid waste, desludging and food assistance for approximately 35,000 refugees.

ACTED also partners with REACH, who provides information management support to working groups and sectors nationally.

Position profile

1. Positioning

1.1. Context analysis:

1.2. Strategy Implementation

1.3. Networking, positioning and general representation:

1.4. Proposal development

1.5. Advocacy

2. Management and Internal Coordination

2.1. Staff Management

2.2. Internal Coordination

3. Project Implementation Follow-up

3.1. Project Implementation Tracking

3.2. Project Quality Control

3.3. Partner Management

4. FLATS Management

4.1. Finance Management

4.2. Logistics & IT Management

4.3. Administration and HR Management

4.4. Transparency/Compliance Management

4.5. Security Management

Qualifications

University education in a relevant field such as international development, emergency operations, humanitarian programming, technical degree in camp management, or the like;

Extensive project management experience (management, planning, staff development and training skills) in emergency and/or development programmes

Base management skills preferred

At least four years relevant work experience, preferably including camp settings

Proven capabilities in leadership and management required

Ability to work well and punctually under pressure

Excellent skills in written and spoken English

Strong negotiation and interpersonal skills, and flexibility in cultural and organizational terms

Ability to work well and punctually under pressure

Knowledge of local language and/or regional experience an asset

Conditions

Salary defined by the ACTED salary grid; educational level, expertise, hardship, security, and performance are considered for pay bonus

Additional monthly living allowance

Free food and lodging provided at the organisation’s guesthouse/or housing allowance (depending on contract length and country of assignment)

Transportation costs covered, including additional return ticket + luggage allowance

Provision of medical, life, and repatriation insurance + retirement package

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