PCI’s mission is to empower people to enhance health, end hunger, overcome hardship and advance women & girls.

Project Concern International

About the organization

PCI’s mission is to empower people to enhance health, end hunger, overcome hardship and advance women & girls.

Duties

PCI is seeking a dynamic, experienced Chief of Party (COP) to lead, support and inspire a multi-agency, multi-sectoral team in Ethiopia to deliver an innovative 5-year USAID-funded $20 million project designed to improve resilience to enhance food security and inclusive economic growth among lowland pastoral areas. This multifaceted activity is expected to be a major component in USAID’s contribution to improving Ethiopia’s ability to improve resilience and enhance economic growth in the pastoral regions.

Qualifications

Demonstrated delivery of strong results in a COP role.
Experience in Ethiopia required.
Masters or post-graduate degree in a related field.
Minimum of 15 years of professional experience, and minimum of 7 years of senior management experience, with progressively increasing responsibilities managing complex, multi-million-dollar food security, agriculture, nutrition, disaster risk reduction, and crisis response.
Experience managing complex, multi-million-dollar contracts and/or cooperative agreements funded by USG.
Demonstrated understanding of the pastoral and agro-pastoral context in Ethiopia required, with significant experience working in lowland pastoral areas in Ethiopia highly desirable.
Relevant technical expertise in food security, agriculture, nutrition, disaster risk reduction, and crisis response.

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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