Deputy Chief of Party

Job Information

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    Category West Africa Jobs
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    Posted On Jul 9 ,2020
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    Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
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    Employer Name FHI 360

Job Description

  • Coordinate closely with COP to lead financial and contractual aspects of the project;
  • Responsible for implementing and enhancing internal organizational and financial processes;
  • Ensure compliance with US Government and Government of Nigeria rules, regulations and policies regarding contracts and grants, procurements, financial management, etc.;
  • Manage the planning and implementation of field activities, including oversight of budgets, grants, operational plans, reporting, and procedural and financial compliance;
  • Ensure efficient management and utilization of resources in accordance with applicable FHI and donor policies and procedures;
  • Provide guidance and supervision to program staff and managers who are charged to implement activities within the assigned area of expertise;
  • Collaborate with FHI 360’s country team, Regional Office and headquarter-based staff to ensure the project is implemented according to organization and industry best practices, program framework, and regulations;
  • Contribute to timely and accurate reporting;  
  • Supervise the recruitment, hiring, and management of operational/financial local staff and consultants; and
  • Support performance management and professional development of direct reports, including ongoing feedback, coaching, and career support.