Livelihoods & Food Security Officer - Emergency Distribution

Vacancy Number:VA-2019-132
Title: Livelihoods & Food Security Officer - Emergency Distribution
Duration:up to 31-Dec-2019 (Extendable)
Exp.: 2019-04-29-(1 Week From now)
Jobs no:1
Salary:Based on NRC Afghanistan salary scale


Organization: Norwegian Refugee Council | About Norwegian Refugee Council
City: Badghis
Country: AF


Education:Bachelor Degree in agriculture food security economics business development/ entrepreneurship
Work Experience:Experience working in the private sector in small- Years

Experience managing and implementing development or humanitarian projects

Experience working in the private sector in small-business development (setting up or running small businesses) is a plus.

Experience with drafting and managing budgets

Strong computer skills (proficiency in Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel is mandatory)

Creativity curiosity and willingness to try new things and to challenge the status quo

A positive and collaborative attitude and willingness to work in a team

Experience working with vulnerable communities and people (displaced people women youth).

Willingness to travel to project sites throughout Badghis province (including Bala Murghab and Muqur districts) and to Kabul.

Good written and spoken English and Dari. Good spoken Pashto.

Strong analytical skills (experience in collecting and analysing data and drawing conclusions and recommendations from findings)

Personal qualities

Handling insecure environment

Planning and delivering results

Empowering and building trust

Communicating with impact and respect





We offer

Monthly Salary based on NRC Afghanistan Salary Scale

Top up Credit card on monthly basis

Leave and Holidays accordingly Afghanistan Labor Law

Duties & Responsibilities

Generic responsibilities

Lead and manage the LFS emergency distribution team in Badghis

Share ideas for improvement and necessary changes in the activities.

Ensure capacity building of project staff and transfer key skills

Promote the rights of IDPs/returnees in line with the advocacy strategy

Adherence to NRC policies guidance and procedures

Specific responsibilities

Organize plan and implement cash/food/ voucher distributions in the IDP settlements in Qala-e-Naw

Participate in market assessments as needed with the support the Kabul-based Cash & Markets Advisor

Conduct regular visits to project sites and engage with beneficiaries directly (at least twice a week) - to evaluate activity progress and results and ensure that LFS field staff are conducting timely field monitoring and reporting properly.

Provide regular progress reports and flag any challenges or implementation delays to the Livelihoods and Food Security Specialist in Kabul.

Coordinate with relevant partners in Badghis province – including other development and humanitarian organizations government and community leaders.

Submission Guideline

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