Project manager SHELTER - Nigeria

Job Description
Background on ACTED
Since 1993, as an international non-governmental organization, ACTED has been committed to immediate humanitarian relief to support those in urgent need and protect people’s dignity, while co-creating longer term opportunities for sustainable growth and fulfilling people’s potential. ACTED endeavors to respond to humanitarian crises and build resilience; promote inclusive and sustainable growth; co-construct effective governance and support the building of civil society worldwide by investing in people and their potential. We go the last mile: ACTED’s mission is to save lives and support people in meeting their needs in hard to reach areas. With a team of 4,300 national staff 300 international staff, ACTED is active in 35 countries and implements more than 450 projects a year reaching over 11 million beneficiaries.
Country profile
 In response to the emergency situation in Nigeria, ACTED recruits.
Position profile
To ensure the project is implemented in a timely and professional manner, according to objectives, goals and indicators, in line with donor requirements and based on beneficiary needs.
Duties and Responsibilities
1. Project Planning
2.Project Implementation Follow-up
 3. Administration and Operational Management of Project Implementation 
3.1 Finance 
3.2. Logistics 
3.3. Administration/HR
3.4. Transparency
3.5. Security

4.     External Relations

5. Quality Control Reporting

Requirements and Qualification
The qualified candidate must have:
  • University degree in a relevant field, including project management, architecture/engineering or other related field
  • 3+ years of field experience in humanitarian relief and/or development programs focused on shelter construction and settlement planning, ideally within urban emergency contexts, and/or in the Middle East
  • Knowledge of global (and preferably locally-adapted) shelter standards and practices
  • Knowledge of and practical experience in the development of training modules and methodologies for community-driven shelter approaches, HLP promotion, and other relevant approaches
  • Knowledge of and experience with donor practices and requirements, the project cycle process, and humanitarian or development program solicitations and applications
  • Knowledge of and experience with program monitoring and evaluation
  • Understanding of operational guidelines and project management tools, including notably budget management
Ability to operate Microsoft Word, Excel and Project Management software required
  •  Salary defined by the ACTED salary grid; educational level, expertise, hardship, security, and performance are considered for pay bonus
  •  Additional monthly living allowance
  •  Free food and lodging provided at the organization’s guesthouse
  •  Transportation costs covered, including additional return ticket + luggage allowance
  •  Provision of medical, life, and repatriation insurance + retirement package
  •  Sécurité sociale, Mutuelle et rapatriement pris en charge par ACTED
Submission of applications
Please send your application including cover letter and CV to under Ref: PMS/NIA
Company Overview
National Electronic Labour Exchange (NELEX) is an initiative of the Federal Government of Nigeria through the Ministry of Labour and Employment with technical and financial support from Bureau of Public Service Reforms (BPSR), International Labour Organization (ILO), International Organization for Migration (IOM) and European Union (EU).
Date Posted: Monday, September 11, 2017 - 11:00
Closing Date: Friday, September 22, 2017 - 11:00
Location: BORNO
Work Type: Full Time
Function: Project Management
Industry: Others
Experience: 3


National Electronic Labour Exchange is a programme by the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment to enhance job exchange processes across Nigeria.
NELEX website upgrade is
funded by European Union