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Chief of Party

Published on 21.11.2020


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Position : Chief of Party

As Chief of Party - FEED II, South Sudan, you will be responsible for providing strategic leadership and overall management for the DFATD funded Fortifying Equality and Economic Diversification (FEED II) Project, which focuses on improving food security in South Sudan. You will oversee program implementation and financial management, including oversight and coordination of consortium members and staff. This position has principal responsibility for the representation of the project to the donor, WFP, Government of South Sudan representatives, and other key stakeholders. Other key areas of responsibilities include ensuring high quality implementation of project activities, financial management according to donor requirements and international accounting standards, timely donor and other stakeholder reporting, and overall contribution to Child Well Being outcomes.

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Requirements include:

  • Minimum Master's degree in social sciences, public health, management, business administration, international development or a related field related field or equivalent experience in grant management.
  • At least seven years of experience in program management and administration, monitoring and evaluation system design, financial management, award cooperative agreement compliance, sub award management including partners capacity building, and tracking project performance and costs.
  • Proven ability to manage complex consortia or partnership relationships including effective coordination with host country government,
  • Strong experience in managing Food Security and Livelihood programs, Gender mainstreaming and GBV/women empowerment including nutrition in an emergency context or programs of similar scope and size.
  • Fluency in English.
  • The position requires ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally up to 40% of the time.
Job criteria for job ad : Chief of Party
Job category :
Production, maintenance, quality
R&D, project management
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Education, training
Services other
Social, public and human services
Employment type :
Permanent contract
Region :
Aweil - Bentiu - Bor - Juba - Kuajok - Malakal - Rumbek - Torit - Wau - Yambio
Experience level :
5 to 10 years
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Number of Position(s) : 4

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