Oxfam is in need of the services of an Emergency Food Security and Resilient Livelihoods Officer
JOB TITLE: Emergency Food Security and Resilient Livelihoods Officer
DIVISION / DEPARTMENT / LOCATION: West Africa Region, Abuja
JOB FAMILY: Program
Salary: Based on the National Salary Scale of Nigeria Country Office
Level: D, Zone 1 (National), 1 year
OXFAM PURPOSE: To work with others to find lasting solutions to poverty and suffering
TEAM PURPOSE: To deliver Oxfam’s strategic and operational emergency/resilient food security and livelihood priorities in Nigeria and ensure innovative and quality programme which is shared within Nigeria, the West Africa Region and beyond.
To ensure quality and impact of the country’s work on resilient livelihoods and food security through: supporting the design and implementation of EFSL and resilient livelihoods programs, facilitation of technical support and capacity building of Oxfam and partners’ teams, provision of sound national analysis and supporting linkages from program work to policy influence. The EFSL Officer will be the main liaison person for EFSL programming between Oxfam, relevant stakeholders and Non- Governmental Organizations (NGOs) involved in the Food Security and Livelihoods programs. S/he will ensure that the notion of “gender at the heart of our work” is present in all work s/he takes forward.
8 years post graduate working experience
BSc in Agriculture and related courses.
HOW TO APPLY
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until January 15th, 2015. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis until position is filled. We highly recommend applying as early as possible before the deadline for the best chance of moving forward.
If you are interested in this position please email your application letter and Curriculum vitae in English to [email protected] to the attention of The Recruiter, no later than January 15, 2015.
For enquiries you can contact, Doris Nwankwo at [email protected].
Please note that applications sent to the enquiry email will be disqualified.