JOB ADVERTISEMENT: Project Manager, Warrao State - South Sudan

Vétérinaires sans Frontières – Germany (VSF-G) and its partners, World Concern Development Organization (WC) and Serve Education Development Association (SEDA), are implementing the project “Farm Enterprise Development through Inputs and Services (FEDIS)” in Warrap State, Republic of South Sudan. The intervention aims to contribute to improved food security and income for rural small holders of Warrap State, South Sudan. This will be achieved through enhanced sustainable supply of agriculture and livestock inputs and services for 50,100 small holder farmers through the private sector by the end of 2021.

This position is based in Luonyaker with travels to field locations in Tonj North, Gogrial East and West Counties in Warrap State. The post holder will be responsible for successful implementation of FEDIS Project.

 

Contract duration will be 12 months (with possibility of extension; dependant on performance/ or funding). This position is based in Luonyaker with frequent travels to Tonj North and Gogrial East and West Counties.

Job Summary

 

The position is responsible for the execution of the FEDIS project with the ultimate achievement of the overall and specific objective of the action as stipulated in its logical framework and guided by the descriptive project theory; this supported by efficacious employment of project resources.

Responsibility

 

The incumbent shall be responsible to the Consortium Coordinator who is based in Juba with frequent field travel to the project location as well as other EU supported projects.

The incumbent shall be responsible for Agriculture, Livestock, Monitoring & Evaluation and Market and Value Chain Project Officers. Under these are three Field Officers each and thereafter 20 Community Extension Workers each. The extension workers are independent of the structure and are remunerated on incentive basis.

Duty station

 

The position is Luonyaker Payam, in the former Warrap State from where the former Gogrial West, East and Tonj North Counties will be covered. Coordination and transit offices are located in Kuajok Town.

How to apply

 

Interested and qualified candidates should submit an application letter and CV plus 3 names of referees (one of them being their immediate supervisor) with their full contacts to: via email address to HR & Administration, VSF Germany, or via Email: juba(at)vsfg.org or recruitment(at)vsfg.org.

 

Applications can also be hand delivered to the VSF Germany, Juba offices on +211 929 233 454 or +211 923 478 424 (No. 74 Block AXIII, Hai Malakal Residential Area, Juba (EQUITY BANK, Hai Malakal Branch way next to National Commercial Bank).

 

Include the currentand expected remuneration package in the cover letter.Indicate the job Title ‘Project Manager-FEDIS -Warrap” on the envelope or the Subject line. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews. Closing date for receiving applications is 15th January 2021, before 12:00 am midnight.

 

Note: This is an International position. Qualified female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.