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OrganizationMercy Corps Nigeria
Posts3 Vacancies
CategoryJob Vacancies
LocationBorno
ModeOnline Process
Deadline8th April, 2020
Websitehttps://www.mercycorps.org/

Mercy Corps Nigeria Recruitment 2020 advertisement has been published for the various positions available below. All Eligible and Interested applicants may apply online for the available vacancies before the recruitment application deadline. 2020 Mercy Corps Nigeria Job Recruitment details like education qualification, requirement, location, stipend & salary scale, selection process, application form & how to apply, closing date, important links and others are available below on seviportal.com as well as on the official website www.mercycorps.org.

Available Job Positions & Details

Mercy Corps is a leading global organization powered by the belief that a better world is possible. In disaster, in hardship, in more than 40 countries around the world, we partner to put bold solutions into action — helping people triumph over adversity and build stronger communities from within. Now, and for the future.

The following positions are available at Mercy Corps Nigeria. Explore for your position of choice and then apply according to the information provided.


1. Job Title: Program Officer – Nutrition_Gwoza

Reference Number: MDG/HUMOPS/2020/00014
Location: Gwoza, Borno
Position Status: Full time

General Position Summary

  • The Nutrition Officer will provide technical oversight for all planned nutrition and related activities that aim at prevention and detection of malnutrition among targeted population. The activities include:
    • Promotion/ supporting adoption of recommended maternal and Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) practices,
    • Micronutrient Powder distribution among children 6-23 months,
    • Community level nutrition screening including the roll out of Mother Led MUAC approach and
    • Participate in planned nutrition surveys and assessments.

Essential Job Functions

  • Responsible for monitoring and supervision of the day-to-day implementation of nutrition and related activities and ensure it is in accordance to agreed work plan.
  • Participate in nutrition assessment and surveys planned in the catchment area.
  • Participate in periodic program monitoring and evaluation activities including baselines, end lines, midterm reviews, lesson learning exercises and compilation of success stories.
  • Closely collaborate with other sector teams to ensure an integrated Nutrition approach internally with MC sectors and externally with complementary activities implemented by other nutrition actors.
  • Actively participate in area-level nutrition, food security and Health sector meetings.
  • Ensure timely submission of quality weekly and monthly nutrition activity reports.
  • Support capacity-building activities for field-level nutrition staff including on-job training and supportive supervision.
  • Supervise community mobilization and sensitization activities aimed at promoting appropriate Maternal, Infant and Young Child Feeding Practices and appropriate use of distributed micronutrient powder supplements.
  • Spearhead the roll out of Mother Led MUAC approach i.e. coordinate with community structures and any other key stakeholder, organize necessary materials/ tools required for the trainings, and lead the training sessions.
  • Regularly monitor and ensure that the nutrition team in the field have the necessary tools (i.e. data collection tools, job aids, IEC materials etc.) and supplies required for quality implementation of planned nutrition activities.
  • Serve as technical focal person for all field level engagements.

Organizational Learning:

  • As part of our commitment to organizational learning and in support of our understanding that learning organizations are more effective, efficient and relevant to the communities they serve, we expect all team members to commit 5% of their time to learning activities that benefit Mercy Corps as well as themselves.

Accountability to Beneficiaries

  • Mercy Corps team members are expected to support all efforts toward accountability, specifically
  • to our beneficiaries and to international standards guiding international relief and development work, while actively engaging beneficiary communities as equal partners in the design, monitoring and evaluation of our field projects.

Supervisory Responsibility:

  • Nutrition Assistants, Nutrition Promoters, Mother support Groups

Accountability:

  • Reports Directly to: Field Manager with dotted line to Senior Program Officer – Nutrition.
  • Works Directly with: All program teams, Operations, and MC beneficiaries

Knowledge and Experience

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition or other related field.
  • Microsoft Office Skills (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word).
  • Willing and able to be based within remote areas, where services are limited.
  • Professional, good organizational capacity, good human relationships, motivated, flexible, culturally sensitive
  • Fluency in Hausa, English and local languages is required.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience focused on nutrition/food security, including community mobilization, participatory planning and rural/community development.
  • Previous similar experience with International NGO will be an asset.
  • Familiarity of the intervention areas

Success Factors:

  • The successful candidate will be capable of multi-tasking, rapid decision-making, have initiative, drive and a lot of energy, as well as high emotional intelligence, constructive mentoring skills and proven experience with capacity building.
  • He/she will be committed to long-term program sustainability and the delivery of high-impact activities at the community level. Successful Mercy Corps team members have a strong commitment to teamwork and accountability, thrive in evolving and challenging environments, and make effective written and verbal communication a priority.
  • Mercy Corps team members represent the agency both during and outside work hours. Team members are expected to conduct themselves in a professional manner and respect local laws, customs and Mercy Corps’ policies, procedures, and values at all times and in all in-country venues.

Living Conditions / Environmental Conditions

  • The position is based in Gwoza, Borno State.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letters in one document, addressing the position requirements, reference number and location to: [email protected]

Note

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  • All applications must include the position title and Reference Number on the envelope or in the subject line if sending via email.
  • CV and cover letter and should not be more than 4 pages.
  • All applications must include the Position Title on the envelope and should not be more than 4 pages.
  • Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview and we are an equal opportunity organization so women are strongly encouraged to apply for this position

Application Deadline  8th April, 2020.


2. Job Title: Program Officer – Nutrition

Reference Number: MDG/HUMOPS/2020/00016
Location: Ngala, Borno
Position Status: Full time

General Position Summary

  • The Nutrition Officer will provide technical oversight for all planned nutrition and related activities that aim at prevention and detection of malnutrition among targeted population.
  • The activities include:
    • Promotion/ supporting adoption of recommended maternal and Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) practices,
    • Micronutrient Powder distribution among children 6-23 months,
    • Community level nutrition screening including the roll out of Mother Led MUAC approach and
    • Participate in planned nutrition surveys and assessments.

Essential Job Functions

  • Responsible for monitoring and supervision of the day-to-day implementation of nutrition and related activities and ensure it is in accordance to agreed work plan.
  • Support capacity-building activities for field level nutrition staff including on-job training and supportive supervision.
  • Participate in periodic program monitoring and evaluation activities including baselines, end lines, midterm reviews, lesson learning exercises and compilation of success stories.
  • Closely collaborate with other sector teams to ensure an integrated Nutrition approach internally with MC sectors and externally with complementary activities implemented by other nutrition actors.
  • Actively participate in area level nutrition, food security and Health sector meetings.
  • Ensure timely submission of quality weekly and monthly nutrition activity reports.
  • Serve as technical focal person for all field level engagements.
  • Supervise community mobilization and sensitization activities aimed at promoting appropriate Maternal, Infant and Young Child Feeding Practices and appropriate use of distributed micronutrient powder supplements.
  • Spearhead the roll out of Mother Led MUAC approach i.e. coordinate with community structures and any other key stakeholder, organize necessary materials/ tools required for the trainings, and lead the training sessions.
  • Regularly monitor and ensure that the nutrition team in the field have the necessary tools (i.e. data collection tools, job aids, IEC materials etc.) and supplies required for quality implementation of planned nutrition activities.
  • Participate in nutrition assessment and surveys planned in the catchent area.

Organizational Learning:

  • As part of our commitment to organizational learning and in support of our understanding that learning organizations are more effective, efficient and relevant to the communities they serve, we expect all team members to commit 5% of their time to learning activities that benefit Mercy Corps as well as themselves.

Accountability to Beneficiaries

  • Mercy Corps team members are expected to support all efforts toward accountability, specifically
  • to our beneficiaries and to international standards guiding international relief and development work, while actively engaging beneficiary communities as equal partners in the design, monitoring and evaluation of our field projects.

Supervisory Responsibility:

  • Nutrition Assistants, Nutrition Promoters, Mother support Groups

Accountability:

  • Reports Directly to: Field Manager with dotted line to Senior Program Officer – Nutrition.
  • Works Directly with: All program teams, Operations, and MC beneficiaries

Knowledge and Experience

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition or other related field.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience focused on nutrition/food security, including community mobilization, participatory planning and rural/community development.
  • Microsoft Office Skills (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word).
  • Willing and able to be based within remote areas, where services are limited.
  • Professional, good organizational capacity, good human relationships, motivated, flexible, culturally sensitive
  • Fluency in Hausa, English and local languages is required.
  • Previous similar experience with International NGO will be an asset.
  • Familiarity of the intervention areas

Success Factors

  • The successful candidate will be capable of multi-tasking, rapid decision-making, have initiative, drive and a lot of energy, as well as high emotional intelligence, constructive mentoring skills and proven experience with capacity building. He/she will be committed to long-term program sustainability and the delivery of high-impact activities at the community level. Successful Mercy Corps team members have a strong commitment to teamwork and accountability, thrive in evolving and challenging environments, and make effective written and verbal communication a priority.
  • Mercy Corps team members represent the agency both during and outside work hours. Team members are expected to conduct themselves in a professional manner and respect local laws, customs and Mercy Corps’ policies, procedures, and values at all times and in all in-country venues.

Living Conditions / Environmental Conditions


  • The position is based in NGALA, Borno State.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letters in one document, addressing the position requirements, reference number and location to: [email protected]

Note

  • All applications must include the position title and Reference Number on the envelope or in the subject line if sending via email.
  • CV and cover letter and should not be more than 4 pages.
  • All applications must include the Position Title on the envelope and should not be more than 4 pages.
  • Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview and we are an equal opportunity organization so women are strongly encouraged to apply for this position

 

Application Deadline  8th April, 2020.


3. Job Title: Nutrition Program Officer

Reference Number: MDG / HUMOPS / 2020 / 00012
Location: Dikwa, Borno
Position Status: Full time

General Position Summary
The Nutrition Officer will provide technical oversight for all planned nutrition and related activities that aim at prevention and detection of malnutrition among targeted population. The activities include:

  • Promotion/ supporting adoption of recommended maternal and Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) practices
  • Micronutrient Powder distribution among children 6-23 months
  • Community-level nutrition screening including the roll out of Mother Led MUAC approach and
  • Participate in planned nutrition surveys and assessments.

Essential Job Functions

  • Responsible for monitoring and supervision of the day-to-day implementation of nutrition and related activities and ensure it is in accordance to agreed work plan.
  • Support capacity-building activities for field level nutrition staff including on-job training and supportive supervision.
  • Participate in nutrition assessment and surveys planned in the catchent area.
  • Participate in periodic program monitoring and evaluation activities including baselines, end lines, midterm reviews, lesson learning exercises and compilation of success stories.
  • Closely collaborate with other sector teams to ensure an integrated Nutrition approach internally with MC sectors and externally with complementary activities implemented by other nutrition actors.
  • Actively participate in area level nutrition, food security and Health sector meetings.
  • Ensure timely submission of quality weekly and monthly nutrition activity reports.
  • Serve as technical focal person for all field level engagements.
  • Supervise community mobilization and sensitization activities aimed at promoting appropriate Maternal, Infant and Young Child Feeding Practices and appropriate use of distributed micronutrient powder supplements.
  • Spearhead the roll out of Mother Led MUAC approach i.e. coordinate with community structures and any other key stakeholder, organize necessary materials/ tools required for the trainings, and lead the training sessions.
  • Regularly monitor and ensure that the nutrition team in the field have the necessary tools (i.e. data collection tools, job aids, IEC materials etc.) and supplies required for quality implementation of planned nutrition activities.

Organizational Learning:

  • As part of our commitment to organizational learning and in support of our understanding that learning organizations are more effective, efficient and relevant to the communities they serve, we expect all team members to commit 5% of their time to learning activities that benefit Mercy Corps as well as themselves.

Accountability to Beneficiaries

  • Mercy Corps team members are expected to support all efforts toward accountability, specifically to our beneficiaries and to international standards guiding international relief and development work, while actively engaging beneficiary communities as equal partners in the design, monitoring and evaluation of our field projects.
  • Supervisory Responsibility
  • Nutrition Assistants, Nutrition Promoters, Mother support Groups

Accountability:

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  • Reports Directly to: Field Manager with dotted line to Senior Program Officer – Nutrition.
  • Works Directly with: All program teams, Operations, and MC beneficiaries.

Knowledge and Experience

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition or other related field.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience focused on nutrition/food security, including community mobilization, participatory planning and rural/community development.
  • Microsoft Office Skills (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word).
  • Willing and able to be based within remote areas, where services are limited.
  • Professional, good organizational capacity, good human relationships, motivated, flexible, culturally sensitive
  • Fluency in Hausa, English and local languages is required.
  • Previous similar experience with International NGO will be an asset.
  • Familiarity of the intervention areas

Success Factors:

  • The successful candidate will be capable of multi-tasking, rapid decision-making, have initiative, drive and a lot of energy, as well as high emotional intelligence, constructive mentoring skills and proven experience with capacity building
  • He/she will be committed to long-term program sustainability and the delivery of high-impact activities at the community level
  • Successful Mercy Corps team members have a strong commitment to teamwork and accountability, thrive in evolving and challenging environments, and make effective written and verbal communication a priority.
  • Mercy Corps team members represent the agency both during and outside work hours
  • Team members are expected to conduct themselves in a professional manner and respect local laws, customs and Mercy Corps’ policies, procedures, and values at all times and in all in-country venues.

Living Conditions / Environmental Conditions

  • The position is based in Dikwa, Borno State.

 

 

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letters in one document, addressing the position requirements, reference number and location to: [email protected]

Note

  • All applications must include the position title and Reference Number in the subject line of the email.
  • CV and Cover Letter and should not be more than 4 pages.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview and we are an equal opportunity organization so women are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.

 

Application Deadline  8th April, 2020.


Things to Note Before Applying:

To apply for the Mercy Corps Nigeria Recruitment 2020. Below is what you need to know:

  • We publish on this page, the latest Mercy Corps Nigeria Recruitment updates and each position published includes its a requirement, qualification, application form, and other vital information to help you understand the recruitment process and apply cordially.
  • Make sure you confirm the deadline of any advertised position before submitting an application.
  • Make sure you meet all minimum Mercy Corps Nigeria Recruitment requirements and possess any required document before submitting an application.
  • Follow the details on each individual position to apply.

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Mercy Corps Nigeria Recruits across the 36 states in Nigeria. This include Mercy Corps Nigeria recruitment in Abia, Adamawa, Akwa Ibom State, Anambra, Bauchi, Bayelsa, Benue, Borno, Cross River, Delta, Ebonyi, Edo, Ekiti State, Enugu State, Gombe State, Imo State, Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Kogi, Kwara, Lagos, Nasarawa, Niger, Ogun, Ondo, Osun, Oyo, Plateau, Rivers, Sokoto, Taraba, Yobe, Zamfara. Though Mercy Corps Nigeria may accept recruitment application nationwide, don’t miss the point that some vacancy positions may require relocation to their designated state of operation.

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