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Latest Job: GFD / Nutrition Team Leader at Danish Refugee Council (DRC)

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  • The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is a humanitarian, non-governmental, non-profit organisation founded in 1956 that works in more than 30 countries throughout the world.
    DRC fulfils its mandate by providing direct assistance to conflict-affected populations – refugees, internally displaced people (IDPs) and host communities in the conflict areas of the wor…

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    GFD / Nutrition Team Leader

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
    • Experience 2 – 3 years
    • Location Borno
    • Job Field NGO/Non-Profit&nbsp

    Location: Maiduguri, Borno
    Availability: 10th January, 2022 (Based on 2022 FLA approval)

    The Position

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    • We are seeking a committed and competent Team Leader to lead the General Food In-kind and Nutrition component of its Food Security programme in Borno State, Nigeria. 
    • The GFD/Nutrition Team Leader will be reporting to the Project Manager Food Security and Livelihoods.
    • The Leader is primarily responsible to ensure the quality of the planning, implementation and follow-up of both GFD and Nutrition component of the WFP Food Security Project.
    • She/he is also responsible for coordinating both internally and externally on GFD and Nutrition activities in Borno State.
    • The position is also responsible for General Nutrition and Food Security programming & operations; coordination and representation; and staff management.

    Responsibilities
    General Programming & Operations:

    • Responsible for coordination & implementation of DRC Nutrition & In-Kind GFD activities in the intervention communities in Borno state
    • Develop work plans and ensure timely and efficient delivery of all aspect of the GFD and Nutrition Component of the project
    • Design and guide staff on weekly and monthly work plan for both GFD and NPA activities.
    • Ensure proper screening of new arrivals and ensure they are served within 72 hours.
    • Plan and ensure the effective implementation of the Nutrition program.
    • Coordinates all NUTRITION-related fieldwork, including community mobilization, beneficiary identification/registration, distributions, referral, case management and monitoring.
    • Supervise establishment of CMAM activities.
    • Coordinate effective beneficiary targeting according to established vulnerability criteria.
    • Coordinate distribution procedures, including documentation, approval and actual food supplement distribution.
    • Training team on NUTRITION requirements and SOPs.
    • Maintain all documentation relating directly to Nutrition activities, required to ensure accountability to DRC and donors.
    • Coordinate administrative matters relating directly to Nutrition activities: time-sheets, payment schedules, required paper-work and liaison with finance department.
    • Coordinate administrative matters relating to Nutrition activities including reconciliation with Warehouse team post distributions.
    • Ensure to effective program reporting, monitoring and evaluation systems for both internal and external use in coordination with the other program staff.
    • Prepare monthly cash requirement forecast for Nutrition activities.
    • Provide information on Nutrition activities as requested by the Livelihoods Manager.
    • Coordinate the orientation for all new staff on Nutrition.
    • Coordinate with DRC Security Officer and Livelihood Manager on any threats to DRC staff and activities; promptly reporting incidents/security threats or interference in areas of operation.
    • Conduct himself/herself both professionally and personally in such a manner as to bring credit to DRC and not jeopardize its humanitarian mission.  

    Coordination and Representation:

    • Collaborate with relevant Internal and External Food Assistance and Nutrition Sectors
    • Represent DRC at relevant technical coordination meetings.
    • Ensure the integration of nutrition with other DRC sectors.
    • Ensure good representation and reputation of DRC at all levels.
    • Actively participates in internal coordination meeting 
    • Ensure and actively participate in regular sector meetings. 

    Staff Management:

    • Supervise all GFD in-kind and Nutrition staffs. 
    • Provide technical and programmatic leadership for the community-based mechanisms in operational areas as needed. 
    • Conduct regular staff reviews and appraisals.

    Logistics / Finance:

    • Initiate procurements and ensure their execution. 
    • Ensure distribution plans are prepared and shared with logistics in a timely manner.
    • Ensure that financial returns and documents from the field are timely submitted to Finance
    • To be successful in this role, the candidate is expected to be honest, strongly motivated and display a high standard of integrity in humanitarian work, disciplined and team-oriented

    The responsibilities listed in the JD are not exhaustive and may be readjusted according to operational needs but will remain in line with the overall purpose of the role.

    Key Requirements
    Essentials:

    • 2-3 years’ experience in an NGO setting
    • 2-3 years’ experience in calculating, determining, and forecasting of quantities of GFD and nutrition food commodities required for a given population
    • Ability to plan and execute in a timely and quality manner
    • Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel).
    • Strong assessment, evaluation, analysis and strategic planning skills
    • IT literate, MS – Word, Excel and PowerPoint
    • Interpersonal communication and proven written / presentation skills
    • Demonstrated ability to manage under stressful conditions).

    Desirables:

    • Experience in Community Managed Acute Malnutrition (CMAM)
    • Experience in food assistance management and delivery
    • Flexible & willing to work in a remote setting & to travel to other field locations.
    • Ability to multitask and work comfortably under pressure
    • Experience from working in an (I)NGO is an asset
    • Knowledge in Hausa
    • Competent and literate in English, verbal and written, with a sound knowledge of technical expressions, any local speaking language will be an advantage.

    Salary and Conditions

    • In accordance with Danish Refugee Council’s Terms of Employment
    • The income will be subject to statutory deductions as per applicable Nigeria laws. The employee is responsible for the tax returns

    Method of Application

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    • The position is for Nigerian DRC Nationals Staff Only.
    • CV and Cover Letter indicating and explaining the suitability to the position applied.
    • Provide contact details (name, position, email address and tel. no.) of 3 professional non-related references, whereas 1 must be for the latest employer. Please do not attach any written recommendations.
    • Applications should be addressed to: “Recruitment Manager”.
    • Only motivated applications that address the stipulated duties and meet the required qualifications, sent together with a CV, will be considered. CV-only applications will not be considered.
    • Only short-listed applicants will be invited for written test and oral interview.
    • For general information about the Danish Refugee Council, please consult: www.drc.dk.

    Interested and qualified? Go to Danish Refugee Council (DRC) on candidate.hr-manager.net to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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    Latest Job: Warehouse Assistant at International Medical Corps

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  • We assist those in urgent need anywhere, anytime, no matter what the conditions, providing lifesaving health care and health care-related emergency services-often within hours.
    As conditions ease, we work with local leaders to rebuild stronger. In non-emergency settings, our focus is development. Through our training programs, we pass essential skills int…

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    Warehouse Assistant

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
    • Experience 1 year
    • Location Borno
    • Job Field Procurement / Store-keeping / Supply Chain&nbsp

    Warehouse Assistant Position to be based in Damboa.

    Position: Nigerian nationals only

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    JOB SUMMARY

    Reporting directly to Warehouse Officer, Warehouse Assistants perform number of duties aimed at ensuring that the operations of a warehouse are run smoothly on a daily basis. Their work includes assisting Warehouse Officers and manager in making sure that the flow of goods/food in and out of the warehouse is handled effectively. They control the flow of stock, monitor the coming in and going out of food/goods and handle stock records within a warehouse environment.

    1. MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Take orders from Warehouse Officer or Managers on a daily basis and review them thoroughly
    • Ensure proper loading and unloading of food onto or from the trucks
    • Ensure that correct quantity has been received by comparing received goods/food quantities with information on the work order/packing list
    • Identify any damaged or missing food/goods cartons and record pertinent information
    • Ensure that delivery forms are signed only upon satisfaction of completed order
    • Move received goods to appropriate storage areas and ensure bin cards are prepared or updated and put accordingly.
    • Make sure that all goods are labeled properly using appropriate lot and item numbers
    • Allocate storage space for food items based on their types and sizes and expiry dates
    • Isolate and report any broken or damaged food items/goods at the time of order picking
    • Ensure that information of picked goods is recorded in logbook and submitted to the commodity Warehouse Officer or Manager
    • Identify stock that is not being utilized and report to warehouse officer.
    • Carry out physical inventory of all items in stock on weekly, monthly basis and anytime upon request or convenience.
    • Pay attention to use-by dates of food and medicine, ensuring proper stock rotation. Advise Warehouse Officer whenever expiry dates are approaching (within 2 months).
    • Identify stock that is not being utilized and report to warehouse officer.
    • Establish and maintain meaningful relationships with WFP food transporters to ensure smooth working environment
    • Maintain stable temperature conditions within the warehouse especially where perishable food items are concerned
    • Conduct himself/herself both professionally and personally in such a manner as to bring credit to IMC and to not jeopardize its humanitarian mission in Nigeria.
    • Check daily that the store is clean, organized and is regularly ventilated
    • Arrange stocks in such a way that they are easy to count, and aisles are accessible
    • Check daily and record the temperature and humidity of the medical and RUTF stores
    • Remove/ separate infected products and inform in writing the Warehouse Officer.
    • Separate foodstuffs from other stock and pay special attention to dangerous goods.
    • Ensure storage facilities are free from rats, rodents and any other pests which may damage stock and periodically plan for fumigation of storage facilities.
    • Plan for disposal of expired/ infected products in collaboration with the Warehouse officer and program teams.

    Communication and teamwork:

    • Ensure good communication with peers and donor’s representatives including Transporters
    • Facilitate harmonious working relationship with partners, beneficiaries and other stakeholders.
    • Report problems encountered in the warehouse or within the team to the Supervisor
    • Propose solution to solve any problem faced and report them to the Supervisor
    • Participate actively in regular staff and program meetings
    • Prepare weekly team’s work schedule and submit to the Emergency Program Coordinator.

    Qualifications and Experience

    • A Degree or HND in a numerical discipline or relevant Business field is desired
    • At least 1 year of experience in large scale Logistics operation, Manufacturing and or food assistance distribution.
    • Strong organizational skills and discipline to follow outlined procedures; ability to interact effectively with international and national personnel.
    • Excellent oral and written English skills. High computer skills on MS Office (Excel, Words. Outlook) programs.
    • A demonstrated ability to multi-task and process information into action as to not delay program activities.
    • A clear understanding of procurement ethics and donor compliance is essential.
    • Willingness to travel throughout the project areas in Borno State is required.
    • Must read and understand and demonstrate willingness and ability to follow guidelines.
    • Capacity to work under stressful situations and Strong organizational and time management skills and capacity to coordinate work across multiple departments and sites.
    • Experience living in remote or isolated work stations, or insecure locations.

    Key Competencies:

    • Strong communication skills: oral, written and presentation skills.
    • Should be a team player and culturally sensitive.
    • Demonstrated proficiency in computer applications such as Ms Word, email and utilization of the internet.
    • Strong leadership, team building, conflict resolution and ability to deliver IMC’s strategic objectives.
    • Extremely flexible, and have the ability to cope with stressful situations.
    • Commitment to and understanding of IMC’s aims, values and principles.

    Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse

    • Actively promote PSEA (Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse) standards within International Medical Corps and amongst beneficiaries served by International Medical Corps.

    Compliance & Ethics:

    Promotes and encourages a culture of compliance and ethics throughout International Medical Corps. As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of International Medical Corps’ and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards. Conducts work with the highest level of integrity.

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    Equal Opportunities

    • International Medical Corps is proud to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or status as a veteran.
    • ***Due to the urgent need of the position* a*pplications received will be reviewed on a rolling basis.***

    Method of Application

    All applications should be addressed to the Human Resource Coordinator, International Medical Corps via the email: [email protected]

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    Latest Job: Sales Supervisor at Tomato Jos

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  • Tomato Jos is an agricultural production company that believes in the power of farming and processing local food products for local consumption. Our mission is to make tomato production a sustainable, profitable business for the farmers with whom we work.

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    Sales Supervisor

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
    • Experience
    • Location Kaduna
    • Job Field Sales / Marketing / Retail / Business Development&nbsp

    Location: Zaria, Kaduna

    Responsibilities

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    • Achieve growth and hit sales targets by successfully managing the sales team
    • Design and implement a strategic business plan that expands the company’s customer base and ensure its strong presence
    • Managing objectives setting, coaching, and performance monitoring of sales representatives
    • Build and promote strong, long-lasting customer relationships by partnering with them and understanding their needs
    • Present sales, revenue, and expenses reports and realistic forecasts to the management team
    • Identify emerging markets and market shifts while being fully aware of new products and competition status
    • Deliver presentations from time to time and demonstrate products to customers.
    • Provide a daily recap of results and accomplishments to the regional manager.
    • Work with the sales manager in negotiating prices and terms and prepare sales agreements
    • Coordinate sales team by managing schedules, filing important documents, and communicating relevant information
    • Respond to complaints from customers and give after-sales support when requested
    • Store and sort financial and non-financial data and present reports to the regional sales manager
    • Handle the processing of all orders from distributors with accuracy and timeliness
    • Monitor the team’s progress, identify shortcomings and propose improvements
    • Assist in the preparation and organizing of promotional material or events
    • Ensure adherence to laws and policies of the contract from the distributor

    Minimum Qualifications and Experience Required

    • HND / Degree in Business Administration or any related field
    • Ability to work in an extremely high-pressure high accountability environment.
    • Successful previous experience as a sales representative or sales manager, consistently meeting or exceeding targets
    • Strong business sense and industry expertise
    • Ability to speak Hausa fluently

    Additional Qualifications and Experience That Will Set You Apart:

    • Strong interpersonal skills, demonstrated by the ability to develop and maintain relationships with other team members
    • Proven result in driving sales process from plan to close
    • Ability to meet and/or exceed sales target
    • Previous experience selling FMCG (fast-moving consumer goods) products in a similar company

    Expected Knowledge, Skills, and Competencies:

    • Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems
    • Customer relationship management
    • Ability to Commit to continuous education through workshops, seminars, and conferences
    • Demonstrated ability to communicate, present and influence credibly and effectively to costumers
    • Knowledge of distributor Stock Management
    • Excellent mentoring, coaching, and people management skills
    • Good interpersonal and effective communication skills.
    • Stamina to work round the clock during the peak of the project.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should send their Cover Letter and current Resume to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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