Sun. Oct 2nd, 2022

Action Against Hunger is the world’s hunger specialist and leader in a global movement that aims to end life-threatening hunger for good within our lifetimes. For 40 years, the humanitarian and development organization has been on the front lines, treating and preventing hunger across nearly 50 countries. It served more than 21 million people in 2018 alone.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:




Job Title: Project Manager-CDCS

Location: Bade, Yobe
Job Type: Full Time


  • Action Against Hunger Nigeria Mission is currently look to hire a talented and passionate individual to fill the role of Project Manager, to join our team in our Bade office.
  • The Project Manager will lead the implementation and completion of Project(s) throughout all its different phases as well as the appropriate management of its specific scope, schedule, resources, quality, risks, representation, coordination and contractual requirements.
  • The Project Manager will be based in Bade LGA, Yobe State and required to have a background in Nutrition and Health.

Key Responsibilities

  • Finalize and manage the update and implementation of the detailed Project(s) Implementation Plan (PIP);
  • Develop detailed monthly/weekly implementation plans for your staff in order to achieve the activities in the PIP;
  • Ensure contractual activities are completed on time, within budget and with acceptable quality;
  • Ensure that the project(s) is being implemented as per donor regulations;
  • Take overall responsibility for the quality of the project(s) including regular monitoring, field visits and learning;
  • Manage and develop the Project Team under supervision;
  • Maintain and archive all project documents in organized manner for future audits;
  • Compile  weekly, monthly and quarterly internal and external reports as requested;
  • Develop systematic mechanism for lesson learned about the programs to provide information to conduct advocacy activities, with periodic field visits to other project locations to strengthen the collaboration with other projects and implement best practices.
  • Attend regular meetings with stakeholders and manage internal and external relations related to the project
  • Oversee the development of Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning tools and plans in collaboration with the M&E coordinator;
  • Stay abreast of, and manage field operations as to, the prevailing security, cultural and social situation as per the guidance of the field coordinator;
  • Finalize and manage the Project(s) Scope Documents (PSDs) such as Project Procurement plan, Monitoring and evaluation plan, Work Breakdown Structure, etc. as well as ensuring regular update of these documents in order to maintain a strong record of the project(s);
  • With the support of the relevant technical coordinators, develop, document and work as per designs, BoQs, tools, implementation modalities and guidelines;
  • Identify and monitor risks, constraints or escalating issues and inform senior management accordingly;
  • Identify and assign additional activities as required in coordination with the technical departments;
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Position Requirements

  • Degree in Medicine with good background project management, master in health planning & management, public health, nutrition, development studies or other related field;
  • Excellent management, organizational, motivational and leadership skills;
  • Demonstrated experience in financial management and preparation of budgets for programming;
  • Capacity to write quality reports;
  • Experience in managing medium to large-sized teams.
  • Capacity to be adaptable and flexible with the ability to work in a team of diverse culture;
  • Proven project cycle management experience at a senior level for at least 3 years in an INGO;

Minimum Basic salary: 424,310 NGN per month




Job Title: Nutrition and Health Officer

Location: Dutse, Jigawa
Direct Line Manager: Nutrition and Health Sector Manager
Job Type: Full Time


  • Action Against Hunger Nigeria Mission is recruiting a Nutrition and Health Officer who will support the implementation and management of planned health and nutrition activities.
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  • Support the application of the common IYCF and Care Group Model package of guidelines and tools which will be used for training, implementation and in support of M&E.
  • Implement in the framework of projects, the mission’s Nutrition Security strategy taking into account the key internal and external documents:
  • Contribute to the identification, definition, formulation of Nutrition projects and/or components of projects led by other sectors
  • Facilitate transparency and accountability measures vis-à-vis the project beneficiaries, by making them participate throughout the project cycle
  • Track the implementation of project activities using ACF tools – Activity Progress Report (APR), Budget follow-up and Training Reports
  • To support in local ACF representation and coordination with other stakeholders within the intervention area
  • Contribute to evaluation (internal and external) of project’s effect/impact
  • Work with Nut Sector Manager to ensure that agreed technical guidelines and specifications for the implementation of all Nutrition sensitive projects are followed in the course of project execution.
  • Contribute in the development of work plans for the implementation of all project activities in collaboration and coordination with other sectors; under supervision and guidance of the STL and Nutrition Coordinator.


  • Degree in Food Science, Nursing, Medicine, or Public Health
  • Strong capacity to represent ACF and sustain relations with state and local stakeholders.
  • Interpersonal skills (team management, communication, reporting, autonomy, pedagogy, planning and organizational skills.
  • Experience in working with CMAM, Care Group Model, BCC and IYCF programming.
  • Minimum of 3 years of work experience
  • Fluent English, Hausa and Kanuri
  • Ability to analyse and synthesize information
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Minimum Basic salary: NGN 236,585 per month



How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply



  • we are an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building a diverse workforce. While all applications will be acknowledged.
    • We reserves the right to select one or more candidates from this vacancy announcement
    • We may also retain applications and consider candidates applying to this post for other similar positions at the same grade level and with similar job description, experience and educational requirements
    • Qualified female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply
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Application Deadline  13th January, 2021.

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