Emergency Food Security and Vulnerable Livelihoods (EFSVL) COORDINATOR

Job Description

Title: Emergency Food Security and Vulnerable Livelihoods (EFSVL) COORDINATOR

Company Name: Oxfam

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Cox's Bazar

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Minimum graduation with professional qualification and proven knowledge in large-scale project management

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 5 year(s)

Job Responsibilities:
∎ We are looking for the EFSVL Coordinator to be responsible for internal and external coordination, technical guidance and support in the design and implementation of Oxfam's food security and livelihoods activities in all areas of operation.
∎ He / She is responsible for ensuring Oxfam in the Rohingya Response in Bangladesh, is technically strong across the sector through capacity building of Oxfam and partner staff, coordination and collaboration with other agencies, donor proposals, programme design and strategic planning ensuring high quality and collaborative interventions, monitoring and accurate data collection, and deliverables within donor and Oxfam guidelines.
∎ The EFSVL Coordinator's main role is to analyze the situation, assess vulnerabilities of the affected populations in the humanitarian context and provide strategic technical leadership to the EFSVL team and partners to plan and implement effective emergency food security and sustainable livelihoods programme.
∎ He/she is also responsible for overall coordination at Cox's Bazaar level with the Food Security & Livelihoods sector partners and technical working groups such as Cash Working Group (CWG).

Additional Requirements:
∎ Minimum 5 years' experience at similar job level in relief, recovery and /or development work with INGO / NGO/ or Government, and knowledge and experience of work in EFSVL interventions, especially use of cash for work, cash grant and cash vouchers;
∎ strong oral and written communication skills in both Bangla and English languages, strong project cycle skills: assessments, design, implementation, monitoring, evaluation, and strategic planning skills, ability to present concise reports, plan workload and demonstrate accountability with minimal supervision, sometimes on a short notice, strong commitment to social justice, social protection, promoting women transformational leadership and equality, proven ability to develop good local knowledge as well as excellent analytical skills, the ability to use sound judgment, take the initiative and make independent decisions as well as work flexibly within a team, ability to link EFSVL work with relevant Govt. ministry and private sector to influence and scale-up good practices, diplomacy, tact and negotiation skills as well as sensitivity to cultural differences, experience and adequate knowledge in data entry and database management and mobile device and other software technology (e.g. SCOPE Platform; Survey CTO)

∎ As per Oxfam national pay band

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Medical for spouse and children, contributory provident fund, gratuity, leave & insurance, etc.

Job Source: Bdjobs.com Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 12 Aug 2021

Company Information:
∎ 1 Aug 2021
∎ Oxfam
∎ Business : Oxfam employs more than six thousand people in 90 countries who share a commitment to work together to end poverty and suffering. It is committed to ensure diversity and gender equality within the organization and welcomes applications from women, person with disability and under-represented groups. Oxfam does not discriminate against applicants or employees based on their HIV/AIDS status. The organization has been working in Bangladesh since the War of Independence and has established a permanent country office in 1972. Since then it has responded to all major emergencies in the country. Oxfam's current program focuses on Economic Justice & Resilience, Gender and Women?s Leadership and Humanitarian Capacity Building and Response.

Category: NGO/Development