PURPOSE OF ROLE
HALO has worked in the self-declared independent State of Somaliland since 1999 and has recently expanding its activities into Southern Somalia as security and access to the area improves. With a growing work force of over 700 National and 6 International Staff HALO is one of the largest employers in region and conducts lifesaving activities in some of the poorest rural communities. HALO is seeking an experienced and dynamic individual to lead the programme as it continues to save lives and open access to some of the poorest rural communities in the country.
Your primary responsibility will be to represent HALO’s mine clearance programmes on all levels and with all relevant parties such as embassies, government representatives, other NGOs and agencies that HALO may interact with. Ensuring that HALO’s reputation remains strong, you will provide leadership and guidance to your programme and teams. You will primarily be based between Hargeisa and Mogadishu, but will be required to travel to other operations as required.
Overseeing the clearance activities, you will ensure that operational and contractual obligations are met. In addition your role will include finance management, fleet management, procurement and logistics, security, donor proposal generation and other responsibilities associated with managing the programme.
Reporting to the Regional Director, you will be required to:
QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS