Operations Support Coordinator

MENTOR Initiative

Background. The MENTOR Initiative (MENTOR) is a “not for profit”, non-governmental organization devoted to reducing death and suffering from malaria and other Vector Born Diseases in humanitarian crises. MENTOR is currently providing ongoing emergency support to the most vulnerable communities in Nigeria, Angola, South Sudan, the Central African Republic, Mozambique, the Middle East and Latin America.

Overall Job Purpose

The Operations Support Coordinator (OSC) will assist in the overall implementation of programme support operations/services. The consultant will be the direct line manager for the national staff Head of Departments for Logistics, Finance and Administration. Reporting to the Country Director (CD), the Ops Support Co will take lead and oversee the management of financial aspects of the progarmme and will ensure that MENTOR Finance, Logistics, HR and Admin policies are adhered to. OSC will closely support the MENTOR technical team with other specialists including vector control, VBD prevention, IEC/BCC, and medical teams. The critical task is to ensure the programme achieves its objectives in all support related activities in accordance with the programme grant/award(s).

Responsible for compliance with the policies and procedures set out in MENTOR’s Programme Finance, Logistics, HR/Admin manuals and other policy/procedure guidelines that are applicable to a specific activity or situation (e.g. Security, Finance, HR policies and Logistics).

The Mentor Initiative applies zero tolerance to the exploitation, sexual abuse and mistreatment of women, children and all others, and, mobilizes all its staff in the implementation of its global policy. The Mentor Initiative will contact previous employers of applicants to determine if they have had a history of violating codes of conduct relating to sexual harassment, exploitation or abuse and fraud.

How to apply

CV and a letter of motivation to [email protected]