Programme Manager

  • Contract
  • Sudan

Norwegian Refugee Council

Specific responsibilities

  • In collaboration with the Core Competencies (CC) responsible (PM and PC), propose combined weekly planning to the Area Manager (AM)
  • Responsible for organizing PCM {Grant Opening Meeting (GOM), Grant Review Meeting (GRM) and Grant Closing Meeting (GCM)} Meetings for multiple and unique key competency projects at area level.
  • Responsible for program implementation with high quality and cost-effectiveness ratio targeting beneficiaries most in need of protection – value for money
  • Provide support to programme staffs during monthly budget monitoring and updates in GORS and provide a report to the AM
  • Review project proposals and reports for the area before submitting them to the area manager
  • Regular site visits for the implementation of projects
  • Ensure that NRC resources are used in accordance with humanitarian principles in the area
  • Ensure compliance with contractual commitments, while considering key lessons learnt from the implementation of projects in the area
  • Contribute to capacity building of all programmes technical staff
  • Promote innovation and learning at area level
  • Contribute to the development of the area of ​​intervention and the development of Core Competence (CC) strategies, initiate and participate in the relevant development of Key Competence projects
  • Ensure the participation, the contribution of the Support Skills to the development and the implementation of the project
  • Provide regular reports on project progress to Area Manager.

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  • Minimum 4 years of experience from a management position level project implementation position in a humanitarian/recovery context
  • Core competency expertise / Experience with response to emergency
  • Knowledge and skills in market analysis, cash-based interventions, and market-based programmes
  • Knowledge about own leadership skills/profile
  • Fluency in English, both written and verbal required

Context/ Specific skills, knowledge, and experience:

  • Knowledge of the context in the Region is an asset
  • Good knowledge of donor regulations
  • Experience in advocacy
  • Experience with start up/exit

What We Offer

Female candidates are strongly encouraged to join our work culture that empowers every employee to share ideas and take responsibility: At NRC, we think outside the box. We encourage ideas and give responsibility to all employees at all levels, to help solve the complex issues that we face. You will have many opportunities to be heard and take the initiative

  • 12 months fixed term contract
  • We aim to attract internationally experienced candidates; starting basic monthly pay is NOK 57,744 dependent on level of experience. If a national candidate is selected, the national salary scale will apply.
  • An opportunity to match your career to a compelling cause
  • A chance to meet and work with people who are the best in their fields

How to apply

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