Addis Jemari Project Coordinator- Family Empowerment Project Jobs in Ethiopia

Addis Jemari Project Coordinator- Family Empowerment Project Jobs in Ethiopia

The organization

Addis Jemari (AJ) envisions a future where all children and families in Ethiopia are thriving socially, educationally, and economically. Our greatest hope is to empower orphans, vulnerable children, and their families to end generational poverty.

We are a child-centered and family-focused organization and we fight to end the orphan crisis in Ethiopia by encouraging, educating and empowering orphan and vulnerable children and their families. We strive to create sustainable solutions to families and children in need of support.

Addis Jemari offers good employment opportunities for personal growth and development. If you are interested to work in an organization that works towards improving the lives of orphan and vulnerable children and families, we encourage you to look through the job profile below.

Job summary

The Family Empowerment Project (FEP) Coordinator is responsible for the day-to-day project activities of this community based child care project that addresses multi dimensional problems faced by children through reaching out to impoverished families.

FEP focuses on rescuing vulnerable children way before they become orphans through empowering economically challenged families that are struggling to fulfill their daily needs and care for their children. Akaki-Kality sub-city is our project target area.

This position requires to maintain timely communication and support to beneficiary families and children; developing and maintaining effective relationships with local government bodies, implementing partners, and Addis Jemari Country Director; and presenting reports in an organized manner allowing the end users to understand and learn from project outcomes.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Play a leading role in the day-to-day activities of FEP implementation on the ground and work with families and children in ensuring project deliverables are met on the ground.

  • Coordinating, implementing and monitoring case achievement goals and benchmarks for 50 beneficiary families and OVCs.

  • Responsible for ensuring the identification,
    assessment/reassessment, case plan development and updating, case plan implementation, monitoring and closure for beneficiary families

  • Support OVC and families to achieve health, schooling, stability and safety goals as well as, education, psychosocial support, child protection, nutrition, economic security services within the case plan achievement benchmarks.

  • Responsible to ensure project delivery is in line with Addis Jemari Ethiopia specific programmatic approaches and donor requirements.

  • Establish sound networking and sense of cooperation with concerned government bodies and other stakeholders at all levels for proper implementation of project activities.

  • Produce quality project reports as per Addis Jemari, donors and partners requirements.

  • Collect good quality monitoring data in a timely manner; organize data received for reporting and learning purposes.

  • Document best practices, success stories and lessons learned.

  • Attend and actively participate on monthly and quarterly meetings as required. Assume any other responsibilities relevant to the position

    Qualifications & Experience:


  • A minimum of Bachelor degree in social work or related social science field;

  • At least three years of experience working in OVC care and support;

  • Familiarity with OVC programming in Ethiopia:

  • At least two years of experience in project coordination;

  • Work experience in implementing donor-funded program.


  • A master’s degree in social work or related social science field

    How to Apply

    Qualified candidates should submit electronic copies of CV and application to the following email no later than May 20 th ,2023 5pm.

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