Chief of Party

Food for the Hungry
April 5, 2018
Niamey, Niger
Post Type
Experience (minimum)
10+ Years
Education (minimum)
Not specified
Travel Required?
Base Salary
Not specified


The core purpose of the Chief of Party is to provide leadership in the management and implementation of a USAID Title II Food for Peace funded Development Food Security Activity (DFSA). This position will be responsible for the management and oversight of the project, to include leading the preparation of sector work plans, monitoring project progress, timely delivery of all reporting and deliverables, ensure performance quality, and compliance with USAID (donor) and FH internal requirements. Furthermore, this position will lead planning, coordination, and implementation efforts, with representatives from the Government of Niger at national, regional, departmental, and commune levels, USAID, NGO sectoral working groups, DFSA implementing partners, and all other relevant stakeholders. The CoP will supervise all other project staff, such as head-office, field-based program managers, technical sector leads, and all other program-focused staff.


Please note: this position is contingent on approval of a grant.



Key Result #1 – Program Leadership.

Key Result #2 – Management and Administration.

Key Result #3 – Representation and Coordination.

Key Result #4 – Staff management, development, and security.


A resume and an application are required to apply for this position. This position will close to applications on April 16, 2018. For a complete version of the job description, qualifications, and to apply, access our Career page:


FH benefits include (Int’l):

Insurance - Health, Disability, Life

Paid holidays, vacation, & sick leave

Pension, after one year of service

Professional development and continuing education opportunities


Values, Vision, and Purpose

At Food for the Hungry, we operate under a set of guiding principles we call “The Heartbeat.” This includes our Values, Vision, and Purpose, which serve as the explanation of who we are and how we work as an organization. Together we follow God’s call responding to human suffering and graduating communities from extreme poverty.

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