Organization: International Medical Corps
Company Background: International Medical Corps is a global, humanitarian, nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs. Established in 1984 by volunteer doctors and Nurses, International Medical Corps is a private, voluntary, nonpolitical, nonsectarian organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in underserved communities worldwide. By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at highest risk, and with the flexibility to respond rapidly to emergency situations, International Medical Corps rehabilitates devastated health care systems and helps bring them back to self-reliance.
The selected candidate(s) will work as part of a team to implement the Integrated Nutrition Program (INP) to Pregnant and Lactating women in Biu, Bayo and Kwaya-kusar LGAs.
Monitoring and reporting
- To work in close collaboration with the project team to coordinate any needs assessment, beneficiary registration for the cash-based transfer program
- To work with distribution team leaders and update beneficiary registry on a regular basis tracking new arrival and exits from the program
- To liaise with the program team and compile daily cash out reports and complaint sheets and transmit to WFP focal points,
- Maintain and updated data base for the cash transfer assistance project in Biu, Bayo and Kwaya-kusar and ensure data entry is completed and correct.
- Contribute to development of the monthly program report
- Work in collaboration with the program team to keep track of beneficiary feedback, complaint mechanism and suggestions.
- Coordinate the Post-distribution monitoring and dissemination of results
- Validate cash out requests from the program teams against the beneficiary registry
- Work with program team, M&E team to document successes, best practice and/or lessons learnt throughout the program implementation.
Communication and teamwork
- Ensure good communication with the team
- Facilitate harmonious working relationship with partners, beneficiaries and other stakeholders.
- Report problems encountered in the center or within the team to the Supervisor
- Propose solution to solve any problem faced and report them to the Supervisor
- Participate actively in regular staff and program review meetings
- Prepare weekly team’s work schedule and submit to the Programme Manager.
Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse
- Actively promote PSEA (Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse) standards within International Medical Corps and amongst beneficiaries served by International Medical Corps.
Any other duties that may be assigned from time by supervisors
Compliance & Ethics: Promotes and encourages a culture of compliance and ethics throughout International Medical Corps. As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of International Medical Corps’ and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards. Conducts work with the highest level of integrity.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s Degree in Science (or a higher diploma with at least 2 years’ experience) in Computer, Monitoring and Evaluation, Social sciences, Health Management or any health-related discipline and at least two years of professional experience in cash assistance interventions. Experience in North East Nigeria is an added advantage.
- Good knowledge and experience with different data entry management software within a humanitarian organization
- Good computer skills especially Word and Excel, access. Knowledge of other databases preferred
- Good human relations and diplomacy
- Analytical capacity
- Capacity to organize work
- Demonstrated strategic thinking and analytical skills.
- Attention to detail
- Good knowledge of English (reading, writing, speaking). Knowledge of Hausa is an added advantage
- Capacity to work under stressful situations.
- Strong organizational and time management skills and capacity to coordinate work across multiple departments. Experience living in remote or isolated work stations, or insecure locations
Only Short-listed candidates will be contacted.
All applications should be addressed to the Human Resource Coordinator, International Medical Corps via the email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Candidates MUST state the position and location they are applying for as the subject of their email, application letter and curriculum vitae should be in a single Microsoft Word Document, otherwise applications will not be considered.
Deadline for submission is September 27, 2018