Economic Recovery and Development (ERD) Coordinator

  • CHAD
  • Contract
  • 8 months ago
  • NGO

Job Information

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    Category West Africa Jobs
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    Posted On Jun 22 ,2020
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    Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
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    Employer Name IRC
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    Contact Email

Job Description

  • Ensure the technical quality of a range of IRC Basic Needs Assistance and Livelihoods Programming including VSLAs, cash and voucher assistance, agricultural and livestock and micro enterprise support.
  • Design and seek funding for livelihoods programming that bridges emergency and recovery/resilience needs.
  • Conduct extensive partner mapping and value/chain and market assessments to inform activity design
  • Refine a comprehensive strategic approach to ERD programming for IRC Chad
  • Ensuring effective implementation of project activities.
  • S/he will provide overall managerial oversight and leadership for the ERD project, including oversee operational functions for achieving the goals of the project.
  • Ensure that gender, protection and environmental stewardship are mainstreamed in all programming under direct responsibility.


    Program quality/Management and implementation

  • The ERD coordinator is responsible for the overall project coordination in all provinces and in line with the IRC Country Strategic Action Plan within IRC international priorities, frameworks and policies.
  • Provide technical leadership and direction for all ERD activities; define and implement activities to achieve the greatest coverage and impact possible. This includes providing technical guidance on contextually appropriate methodologies for delivering livelihoods activities.
  • Ensure that ethical and sound data collection and information management systems are in place for appropriate program analysis, planning, evaluation, and advocacy in line with the overall program M&E.
  • Ensure regular communication with technical coordinators within IRC Chad, and headquarters-based Technical Advisors for Economic Recovery & Development, Protection and Health (including WASH and Nutrition) to integrate appropriate technical unit priorities in program design and implementation.
  • Provide overall leadership, mentoring, quality control and coordination to strengthen program outcomes.
  • Lead the development of detailed implementation plans along with Project Managers, flowing from annual strategic work-plans, and ensure program implementation is on time, target and budget, using effective M&E systems and adaptive management principles to reach desired impacts