Intersos recruits 01 Head of Mission
Terms of reference
Job Title: Head of Mission – Libya and Tunisia
Duty station: Tunisi 50% and Tripoli 50%
Starting date: 03/06/2019
Contract duration: 6 months
Reporting to: Head of Migration Unit
Supervision of: 3 expat staff
General context of the project
More than seven years after the revolution in Libya,hundreds of thousands of people across the country live in dire conditions. To respond to the urgent humanitarian needs for 552,000 most vulnerable people living in Libya, the United Nations together with the Government of National Accord launched the 2019 Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP2019), seeking US$202 millionto continue providing health support, protection, water, and shelter. Many thousands of families are unable to afford food, water and basic household items, and forced to take desperate measures just to get through these difficult times. Anestimated 823,000 people,including 248,000 children,require urgent humanitarian assistance in Libya. Hundreds of thousands of refugees and migrants face grave human rights violations and abuse in the absence of rule of law.
Intersos has recently finalized a long negotiation for country registrations in Libya and Tunisia and is now called to smooth implementation of intervention in many sectors and in expansion from Tripoli to the South in a regional approach that include Niger and potentially other northern african countries.
At the moment Intersos is partner of UNICEF for the launch of a new model of intervention in Child Protection with the Baity Model Approach for Child Protection centers but negotiation are at advanced stage with other International donors.
General purpose of the position
The Head of Mission legally and officially represents the Organization in Libya and in Tunisia– granted with powers conferred by proxy by the Secretary General upon appointment to the post – and acts under the supervision of the Regional Director and in accordance with its specific directions.
S/he is responsible for the planning, management and implementation of the country program on the basis of defined strategies and indications.
S/he is responsible for highest level relations of INTERSOS and for security management of operations
Main responsibilities and tasks
The Head of Mission represents the Organization in LIbya and in Tunisia and is responsible for the planning, management and implementation of the country program on the basis of defined strategies and indications.
The HoM manages and coordinates the operations and human resources in the countries and is responsible to:
Communication and representation
|Ville||Tunisi 50% and Tripoli 50%|
|Expériences / Formation du candidat||Education |
|Experience||5 à 10 ans|
|Fonctions||Direction et administration, Gestion de projets/programmes|
|Secteurs d’activité||Droits humains|
|Pays||Afrique, Tunisie, Libye|
|Comment postuler||For further information and to apply, follow the link below:|
In case you encounter difficulties applying through INTERSOS’ platform, you can also apply by sending your CV, motivation letter and 2 references via email to firstname.lastname@example.org , with subject line: « SR-52-975 – Head of Mission Libya and Tunisia ».
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the first interview.
|Date de fin de validité||04/04/2019|