Save the Children is seeking a Food Security Technical Coordinator/ Deputy Chief of Party (DCoP) for an anticipated five-year USAID-funded Development Food Security Activity (DFSA) in Mali. The program will seek to sustainably improve food and nutrition security and resilience among poor and chronically vulnerable households and communities in the selected regions. Hiring is contingent upon successful award of the project and USAID approval of the candidate.
What You’ll Be Doing (Essential Duties)
The proposed program will be an integrated, multi-sectoral food and nutrition security intervention. The Food Security Technical Coordinator, who will also function as the programmatic DCoP, will establish and manage systems to ensure a coherent and high-impact approach across all program activities and themes. The Coordinator will ensure that activities are layered and sequenced appropriately at all stages of the intervention. The Coordinator will develop tools and procedures to guide the implementation of food and nutrition security programming, monitoring outputs and outcomes and ensuring course corrections as required. The Coordinator will oversee thematic leads and ensure the quality of their – and their teams’ – work.
Local candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
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