Organization: Action Contre la Faim France
Closing date: 27 Jan 2018
Responsibilities: Under the supervision of the Deputy Regional Director of Pool Operations and under the functional responsibility of the senior advisor of the Mental Health & Care Practices (MHCP) Department, you will have the responsibility to support field and office teams to ensure the quality, relevance and technical innovation of ACF interventions for the Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Myanmar, Nepal and Pakistan missions.
More particularly, you will be responsible for:
Providing a contextual analysis to the Desk
· Provide a synthesis note (when requested by the Desk) on the technical stakes of the geographic area (ex: main indicators and humanitarian trends of the sector, uncovered needs, programming constraints etc.) This activity requests a clear communication from the mission on the key information, and a regular awareness towards the scientific publications relevant to this sector the from the Technical Advisor
Providing technical advice to the missions
Promoting and evaluating the technical quality of interventions in the missions
Developing the technical expertise of field teams
Participating in the human resource management of the MHCP sector
Promoting technical advances and contributing to the development of ACF expertise in the field
The Applicant: You hold a master degree in psychology (recognize diploma) and you have at least 5 years of relevant professional experiences and 3 years of humanitarian experience. A previous experience in the HQ of an INGO is a plus. You are known for your capacity to conduct researches on the relevant sector.
Excellent diplomacy, negotiation and representation skills are required thus team management experience.
You have a strong humanitarian involvement. Fluent English and French are required.
Field visits will be scheduled.
Status: HQ contract – Fixed-Term Contract – 9 months (Replacement – Extensible) – Full-time
Annual Salary : Salary between € 35k and €41K gross over 13 months, 21 days of extra leaves (RTT)/ year, restaurant vouchers of 8 € (60% covered by ACF), complementary health insurance (covered 80% by ACF), refund of 50% of public transportation fees.
Starting Date: As soon as possible
How to apply: