Job opportunity – Multisector Programme Manager at INTERSOS in Maiduguri, Borno State

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Position: Multisector Programme Manager

Industry: Company Humanitarian Aid

Employment Type: Full-Time

Placement: Maiduguri, Borno State

Job Description

INTERSOS is seeking candidates for a position in Multisector Programme Manager based in Maiduguri, Borno State. If you are interested in this opportunity, please review the details below.

INTERSOS is an Italian humanitarian organization that operates globally, providing assistance to individuals in crisis situations, particularly focusing on vulnerable groups such as women and children. With a presence in regions affected by natural disasters and armed conflicts, INTERSOS offers essential services including first aid, food, shelter, medical assistance, and basic goods. The organization also ensures that fundamental needs such as education, clean water, and health services are met.

The Multisector Programme Manager in Maiduguri, Nigeria, will hold a critical leadership position within INTERSOS. This role requires the management and technical oversight of operational planning, implementation, monitoring, accountability, and reporting of projects in North-East and North-West Nigeria. The successful candidate will coordinate closely with various departments to ensure seamless field operations, aligning with INTERSOS’s standards and donor requirements.

Job Detail


  • Manage, coordinate, and supervise project staff for operational planning and service delivery.
  • Ensure timely and quality implementation and monitoring of multisectoral projects.
  • Conduct regular field visits to assess program quality and progress.
  • Monitor financial expenditures and budget management.
  • Coordinate procurement of materials necessary for project activities.
  • Plan and distribute tasks and workload among teams.
  • Ensure compliance with INTERSOS internal rules, donor regulations, and international humanitarian standards.
  • Supervise the use and longevity of project material resources.
  • Monitor risks and threats related to projects, analyzing political decisions and negotiations.
  • Participate in technical coordination meetings and working groups.
  • Provide technical supervision and guidance to the medical team.
  • Ensure proper application of HR policies and processes.
  • Identify training needs and provide individual follow-up and coaching.
  • Develop regular reports, including donor reporting and monthly Project Appraisal Tool (PAT) and sitreps.
  • Ensure accurate data collection and timely reporting for all project activities.

Job Requirements

Before applying, please take the time to thoroughly review and comprehend the job requirements outlined below. Ensuring that you meet all the specified criteria will significantly enhance your candidacy for the Multisector Programme Manager position at INTERSOS:


  • Strong project management and coordination skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work under high pressure and with flexibility.
  • Proficiency in English (conversation, reading, and writing).
  • Excellent team-working and team-building skills.
  • Ability to integrate into a multicultural team.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and dynamic approach to work.
  • Capacity to manage stress and demonstrate good diplomatic skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Education Requirements

  • University Degree or equivalent in Social Science, Development, Public Health, or similar disciplines.
  • Desirable: Master’s degree in project management.

Experience Requirements

  • At least 5 years of significant international experience in similar positions within the humanitarian INGO sector.
  • Experience in CCCM, Protection, WASH, Health is an advantage.
  • Extensive working experience in Project Cycle Management.
  • Knowledge of budgeting and multi-donor grants.
  • Experience in financial monitoring and reporting.
  • Experience working in security-hostile environments.
  • Experience with IDPs or refugees.


  • Programme management
  • Project management
  • Ability to coordinate
  • Communication
  • Social sciences

Salary, Benefits and incentive

Provided below are the offerings in terms of salary, benefits, and incentives awaiting you in the role of Multisector Programme Manager at INTERSOS:


NGN 4,000,000 - 6,000,000 per-Year.

Job Benefits

  • Accommodation provided when required.
  • Health insurance.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Paid leave.

Incentive Compensation

  • Performance-based bonuses.

Date posted: June 19, 2024

Posted on: Maiduguri


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This position involves working in a high-stress, security-hostile environment. The successful candidate must be prepared to share accommodation blocks when necessary and demonstrate a proactive approach to managing stress and diplomatic challenges.