4 (Four) x Social Protection Project Officer (Epworth): DanChurchAid 442 views

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4 (Four) x Social Protection Project Officer (Epworth): DanChurchAid

Deadline: 17 January 2019

Reporting to: Social Protection Project CoordinatorDuration: 4 months – Fixed term contract

Purpose of the Position

Incumbent is expected to provide support towards implementation of a pilot social protection project in Epworth Local Board Area, in compliance with donor/grant requirements and DCA humanitarian standards. The position entails conducting the following activities; beneficiary targeting, selection, registration, monitoring, data collection, interfacing with stakeholders and provide data collection support for a longitudinal research process to draw lessons learnt from the project.

Key responsibilities

Registration of beneficiaries according to laid down criteria ensuring exclusion and inclusion errors are minimal; Maintain an up to date and accurate beneficiary database; Work collaboratively with key stakeholders such as the Local Board, District council, DA, residents associations and relevant government ministries ensuring their active participation; Ensure project related queries raised by beneficiaries are addressed timeously; Provision of training to beneficiaries in livelihood activities; Facilitate beneficiary access to psycho-social support; Conduct consistent data collection for monitoring and research purposes; Mainstream gender in all project activities to ensure all vulnerable social groups participate in the project; Provide weekly, monthly and quarterly progress updates to the line manager; Perform any other duties as assigned

Knowledge and Skills

Bachelor’s degree in Disaster Management Sciences, Food Security, Social Sciences, Urban Planning; Minimum of 5 years relevant and proven experience working in similar scope and environment; Must be able to work in a team setting and function in a culturally diverse work environment; He/she should be able to implement measures designed to monitor and implement project quality; Ability to work in a challenging environment and deliver the desired results; Self-starter and ability to work with minimum supervision

To apply

To apply for this position, please upload your CV and cover letter via https://dca.emply.net/recruitment/vacancyAd.aspx?publishingId=ef08567e-2d09-4527-ab68-b4a4a2733477&fbclid=IwAR1AQS_mJVidf5xvKyNUGPxn8hNAYQvCkM5i1zFPkgj-Ftf2LrbR1kOe5JA

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