Mine Risk Education Project Manager - Sudan

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Handicap International

The Project Manager will be based in Malakal, Upper Nile Region, in Southern Sudan.

This project is aimed to ensure continuation of a sustainable MRE project currently implanted by Handicap International in the refugee camp of Kakuma in Kenya.

Those two projects are expected to complement each other.

Handicap International is also planning to implement a comprehensive Mine Action Programme in Upper Nile including Victim Assistance, clearance and lobbying activities.

Person specification

  • Knowledge of Mine Action issues
  • Experience in MRE and in elaboration of IEC (Information-
  • Communication-Education) tools
  • Experience in project management/cycle (planning,
  • implementation, follow-up, evaluation)
  • Experience in staff management/coordination (recruitment-
  • coordination-evaluation-training)
  • Experience in reports – proposals writing
  • Capacity to work with local communities
  • Capacity to work with partners
  • Capacity to work with authorities
  • Capacity to represent the organization and build networks
  • Strong negotiation and persuasion skills
  • Strong diplomatic skills
  • Listening skills
  • Strong patience skills
  • Organizational and prioritisation skills
  • Capacity to work in crisis situation: stress resistance, adaptability, organisation, reactivity, autonomous Capacity to face overloading work
  • Working experience in Africa

    Language: English

    Additional requirements

  • Knowledge of South Sudan context
  • Knowledge of Arabic

    Terms and conditions

    Salaried or volunteer status depending on experience


    six months, renewable

    Post to be filled: NEED to be available within 1 week

    How to apply

    Please send your CV and a covering letter as soon as possible, quoting the reference DUMinesSudan, to:

    Handicap International,
    Human Resources Department,
    14 avenue Berthelot,
    69361 LYON CEDEX 07, FRANCE


    by Email : skouassi [at] handicap-international.org

    Please do not call

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