Alight, formerly the American Refugee Committee (ARC), is an international non-governmental organization providing integrated health; nutrition; and water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH); food security and livelihoods; community protection; and peacebuilding services to nearly 2 million people annually.
Alight came to Sudan in 2004 as one of the first humanitarian responders to the emergency needs of some 500,000 war-affected IDPs and host populations in the Tulus and Gereida corridors in South Darfur. In 2014, Alight expanded services its reach to include East Darfur. Today, Alight serves displaced populations and host communities in Kassala, Gedaref, West Kordofan, and East and South Darfur states. Alight provides lifesaving humanitarian action, recovery, and development services in these five states, with a country office based in Khartoum.
Field offices in Kassala, Gedaref, Nyala, El Daein, serve as the key state hubs for program delivery. Alight’s staff is more than 99 percent Sudanese, with nearly 800 full-time staff joined by over 400 incentive and community health and protection workers in delivering lifesaving programs and durable solutions in Sudan.
Alight is registered in Sudan and works closely with Federal and State Line Ministries to carry out its humanitarian and development mandates.
PRIMARY PURPOSE OF THE POSITION
As a member of the implementation team, the Implementation Coordinator will support the Head of Program Implementation and Partnership to strengthen the quality, partnership and accountability in accordance with Alight and donors’ regulations and policies.
S/He will support the HoP in managing the programs and operations in Alight area offices and ensure implementation plans are on track.
The Implementation Coordinator will provide the HoP with work plan updates and will share any implementation challenges in the fields requesting the support of the HoP.
The implementation coordinator will be based in Khartoum, but conducting regular supporting and monitoring visits to Alight operations as per need and advice of HoP.