Transform is a four-year program which will be coordinated by three Norwegian organizations namely, the Norwegian Church Aid (NCA), the Development Fund of Norway (DF), and Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU). The overall objective Is to strengthen local food systems in selected areas in five of Malawi’s rural districts and demonstrate a sustainable Improvement of food and nutrition security, resilience to climate change and income among agriculture-dependent rural households. By Increasing resilience to climate change, diversifying agriculture production, developing new value chains and closing the gender gap In agriculture, the program will contribute to the transformation of the agricultural sector in Malawi.
For the Transform Consortium to continue developing its partners’ programmes in Malawi, the Transform seeks experienced persons with solid knowledge and skills to fill the following position in the Country offices based in Lilongwe:
Position: Programme Manager
Based at DF Offices
Reporting to the Development Fund [DF) of Norway Country Director, the Programme Manager will ensure overall coordination between the Norwegian Consortium Partners for the achievements of results in the programme. The Programme Manager will work In dose collaboration with the TRANSFORM Grants and Compliance Manager, DF’s Country Programme Manager and Programme Coordinator In order to oversee that the programme is Implemented In line with established standards and guidelines. He/she will also ensure that programme Is completed to a consistently high standard, within budget, that objectives are met on time, suiting the consortium members’ Image and objectives. He/she will make sure that the programme meets professional standards and sector regulations.
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