Deputy Field Coordinator


The Action Contre La Faim Mozambique is hiring a Deputy Field Coordinator, for Cabo Delgado.


  • Under the supervision of the Field Coordinator in Mueda, we are looking for a Deputy Field
  • Coordinator to lead the successful implementation of ACF programs in accordance with contractual requirements and expected technical & programmatic quality standards, the overall management of Program Team and provide support to the Field Coordinator

More specifically, you will: 

  • Contribute to the strategic planning and positioning of ACF in the Mueda base, by ensuring the mobilization of the program teams;
  • Contribute to the development of projects in the areas of intervention, by ensuring the mobilisation of programme teams;
  • Ensure project planning and monitoring to guarantee the implementation of quality activities & promote programmatic integration;
  • Ensure the integration of gender and protection in the programme strategy, the functionality of the accountability mechanisms and support the building of the organisation’s acceptance in the area;
  • Contribute to the quality and impact measurement process, to capitalisation and advocacy and ensure qualitative internal and external reporting;
  • Ensure appropriate coordination and partnership with external actors;
  • Manage the team through individual action plan, annual appraisal of directly supervised staff, identify training needs and train;
  • Replace FC during absences.


Requested Profile

  • You hold a Master’s degree in development or humanitarian aid or international relations with a minimum of 2 years of experience in the field and in one or more challenging context. You also have experiences in project management (previous PM or coordinator position) with a good knowledge and understanding of Humanitarian coordination mechanisms and of all or part of ACF sectors of intervention: Nutrition & Health, WASH, FSL, Emergency response, MHCP-GP;
  • With excellent personal and communication skills, you know how to adjust to constantly changing situations while maintaining focus on delivery and follow-through withthrough strong analytical and conceptual thinking and ability to understand complex issues;
  • You speak fluently English. You have a conversational Portuguese – if not, you will need to learn it when coming on board in order to be able to interact with team members – colleagues will support you, don’t worry. If not speaking Portuguese, you are speaking either Spanish, either Italian, which will allow you to learn quickly Portuguese.

Specific Conditions/ Salary

  • 6 months of fixed-term contract under French law (for international candidates) or Mozambique law (for national candidates);
  • Remuneration according to ACF’s policy.

Location: Mueda
Job Title: Deputy Field Coordinator
Email: https://recrutement.actioncontrelafaim.org/en/apply/6570

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