Livelihoods Technical Manager



- Responsible to provide technical contributions to Livelihood program design and implementation in line with B&Zs operational plan/strategy
- Develop detailed implementation plans related to livelihoods programming in Lebanon in close collaboration with the project team and other relevant departments
- Design and develop the integrated livelihoods programme strategy/model based on B&Zs livelihoods framework, needs and gaps in the areas of intervention
- Develop B&Z livelihoods policy through a wide consultative process and subsequently mainstream throughout B&Zs livelihoods programme in Lebanon
- Represent B&Z at the Livelihoods sector meetings and other relevant meetings hosted by external stakeholders such as the government ministries, NGO forum and civil society organization in Lebanon
- Work closely with the Livelihood project team members, the Country director and the Centre managers to build a coherent programme development and implementation based on the operational plans/strategies in Lebanon
- Mainstream livelihoods strategies/policies and standardize modalities across B&Z program including capacity build the relevant staff members
- Work closely with the Grant Management team to design projects and secure funding based on needs and gaps in the areas of interventions
- Work closely with the Protection, Education and Peace building Technical Managers to ensure multi sector program capacity is continuously integrated and improved
- Represent B&Z with appropriate Donors and other stakeholders
- Provide input for donor periodical reports and other requests as appropriate
- Carry out any other tasks as assigned by the line manager


Education and Experience required

- Masters degree in Enterprise management, business development or other related field with in depth understanding of middle-east and Lebanon context
- Minimum of three years of livelihoods technical management experience at a professional level managing micro enterprise business and livelihoods centred approaches on poverty and vulnerability reduction in the field of humanitarian/development field with I/NGOs and/or UN
- Proficient and experienced in planning, monitoring and reporting of programmes against key milestones
- Excellent interpersonal, networking, communication, negotiation and facilitation skills
- Excellent reading and writing skills in English and Arabic including excellent analytical skills
- Willingness and ability to travel within Lebanon and across the region

Deadline for Applications: 
Wednesday, December 26, 2018 - 00:00
Degree Required: 
Bachelor Degree
Job Country: 
Period of Employment: 
1 year
Experience Required: 
Contract Type: 
Monday, December 3, 2018 - 09:06
Submission Guidelines: 
Please include "Livelihoods Technical Manager" in the subject line of the email (emails with no subject line will be discarded) - Due to the large number of applicants, only short-listed candidates will be contacted - Basmeh & Zeitooneh is an Equal Opportunities Employer