Title: Operations and Program Support Area Manager
Reports to: Program Director
Location: Zalingei, Central Darfur State
Travel: Frequent travel between project sites in Central Darfur State
Salary: $1,200 - $1,400 (Gross before taxes)
NEF is a non-profit international development organization that has supported livelihoods recovery and community-based economic development in the Middle East, Africa, and Caucasus since 1915. NEF draws on local teams, experience, and partnerships in these regions to create community-led solutions to improve livelihoods and local governance among conflict and crisis-affected groups, while maintaining neutrality and ensuring inclusiveness in our approach. Working through a network of country offices and local partners, NEF currently has operations in ten countries: Armenia, Jordan, Lebanon, Iraq, Mali, Morocco, Palestine, Sudan, South Sudan, and Syria. Our programs are organised around three pillars: Inclusive Economic Development, Climate-resilient Development, and Stabilisation and Peacebuilding.
Reporting to the Program Manager, the Area Manager ensures the effective implementation of high-quality programs in Cental Darfur State through the effective leadership and management of program staff in the delivery on the outcome level results within our integrated programing. Leads and manages the systems functions (logistics, admin, HR and finance) for NEF’s program in the state, ensuring compliance with NEF and donor policies and procedures. As the NEF representative in the area, the Area Manager will oversee management and development of NEF in the area and will develop and maintain good relationships with peer NGOs, local authorities, and communities in which we work. The Area Manager is a member of the extended Country Management Team and will be responsible for collecting information, and attending meetings related to safety and security in the area.