19 Dec 2021


Solidarités International – Posted by dailyjobsnigeria Maiduguri, Borno State

Job Description

  • Job number: SRH04554
  • Domaine de competence: Other
  • Statut: Salarié
  • Type de poste: Overseas missions
  • Country: Nigeria
  • Contract Type: Short term contract


Desired start date: 1st of February 2021

Duration of the mission: 6 months

Location: Nigeria, Borno State, Maiduguri

SI is present in North-East Nigeria since 2016 and is currently operating in 4 bases across Borno State (Maiduguri, Monguno, Ngala, Dikwa) with outreach capacities across all BAY States through its emergency component. Current coordination is based in Maiduguri while a representation office is set up in Abuja.

In 2020, SI opened a base in Zamfara State to start Emergency Response in North West where the security and humanitarian situation has been deteriorating in the past few years.

Security and humanitarian situation in both North East and North West as well as epidemic outbreaks continue to affect millions of live in those areas. SI is responding to the humanitarian needs of displaced populations and host communities through Wash, Shelter & NFI, FSL and Emergency activities. Through strategic partnership, SI also promotes integrated approach with health and protection sectors.

The annual budget of the mission is around 8 million euros in 2021 and the mission has potential for development in its current area of intervention as well as in the North Western part of Nigeria where limited actors are currently present.

The mission is fully staffed with 18 international and 200 national personals with a wide range of profiles.


The MEAL Manager is part of the regional team (Maiduguri and Monguno) based in Maiduguri. Under the supervision of the technical supervision of MEAL Coordinator, the MEAL Manager will be in-charge of implementing MEAL activities in Monguno and Maiduguri bases as defined in the proposals. He/she is responsible for providing technical guidance and support to MEAL staff to both bases and responsible for developing and disseminating tools for ongoing MEAL activates. Key Job descriptions are: (more information can be available in the Job Description directly)

  • Strategic orientation
  • Participate in developing a sector-based strategy (M&E, accountability, gender, do no harm) in accordance with SI’s policies and priorities for the intervention country
  • Participate in programming work.
  • Training and technical support on:
  • data collection and analysis (method, format, software etc.), measure of indicators, complaint response mechanism, do no harm analysis etc. Develop training modules along with MEAL Coordinator.
  • technical and methodological support for M&E activities, data management (questionnaire design, sampling, data entry, extraction of useful data and interpretation) and integration of cross-cutting issues.
  • creating or adapting tools for: indicators monitoring, impact monitoring (M&E plan and survey tools) or risk analysis.
  • Monitoring and Evaluation of SI programs
  • Accountability
  • Institutional Knowledge Building (IKB)
  • Coordination and operational monitoring
  • HR management/Capacity Development
  • Reporting / communication / representation

ORG CHART POSITION (reporting and functional relationships)

  • Line manager: Field Coordinator
  • Line report(s): MEAL Team Leader, MEAL Officer at the field level
  • Functional manager: MEAL Coordinator
  • Functional report(s): –



  • Master’s degree or equivalent in statistic, quality control or humanitarian project management


  • Experience in MEAL management and/or Project coordination (minimum 3 years);
  • Knowledge of data collection, sampling, mobile data collection (Kobo, Power-BI) and data analysis
  • Technical experience in mapping (QGIS) is an asset
  • Experience in communication with communities and accountability mechanisms
  • Previous experience with SI is a plus

Technical skills:

  • Strong writing skills
  • Data analysis (quantitative and qualitative)
  • Database management
  • Data collection/research methods
  • Mobile data collection tool development
  • Software -> Excel mandatory; Kobo/ODK/XLSForm

Soft skills:

  • Quick decision-maker and work in autonomy;
  • Good resistance to stress and pressure;
  • Excellent organizational and coordination skills;
  • A great team player and leader;
  • Excellent interpersonal and capacity building skills
  • Remote management skills


Salaried position

Salary: According to experience, starting from EUR 1980 gross per month (EUR 1800 base salary + 10% annual leave allowance paid monthly)

Monthly Per Diem: USD 600

SI covers accommodation costs and travel expenses between the expatriate’s country of residence and the mission.

Break policy

  • 1 break of 7 working days every 3 months
  • 1 day off per worked month.

These days off, as well as the breaks, are not deducted from the paid leaves that are paid every months with your salary: they are offered by SI.

Social and medical cover:

Expatriates benefit from an insurance package which reimburses all healthcare expenses (including medical and surgical expenses, dental care and ophthalmological expenses, repatriation) and a welfare system including war risks. Essential vaccination and antimalarial treatment costs are refunded.

Please note that this is an expatriate position.

Specific constraints related to security

The security context is challenging in North East (Borno), Nigeria, justifying specific arrangements in terms of movements to the field.

Living conditions

The living conditions in the Maiduguri guesthouse are comfortable (AC rooms, comfortable beds, TV, tennis table, good cooking etc.) with the possibility of finding a wide range of goods for cooking.

There is a functional market in Maiduguri where staff can buy supplies, including meat and vegetable. Social life is somehow limited due to COVID-19 context. Visits to other NGOs are possible but within the confines of curfew and COVID-19 guidelines.

Monthly per diem of 600 USD


Please send us your CV AND Cover letter in English.

Please bear in mind that we receive a high volume of applications, which means it can take us a few weeks to get in touch with you.

If you are shortlisted, please not that SI’s recruitment process usually includes: an HR interview, reference checks, written test, technical interview.

Eventually, please note that the vacancy may close before the deadline.

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