Apply: TGH Senior Head of Programmes

Deadline: Not specified

Location: Chad

Triangle Génération Humanitaire (TGH) is seeking to fill the position of Head of Programmes.

TGH is an international solidarity organisation designing and implementing emergency, rehabilitation and development programmes in the fields of water, hygiene and sanitation, civil engineering and construction, food security, rural development, socio-educational and psychosocial.


  • Supervise directly the project managers, the grants manager, the MEAL Manager and the technical leads
  • Adapt tasks and responsibilities allocation within the programme team to accommodate programme requirements or specific situations
  • In collaboration with human resources, ensure adherence to and enforcement of human resources policies
  • Identify capacity-building needs for staff and partners involved in the response
  • Take the lead on coordinating formal or informal knowledge and skill-building for the programme team and partners
  • Provide direct support to the programme team through learning sessions and appraisals
  • Provide capacity building and day-to-day coaching on programme management to the project managers and other programme and technical staff
  • Support the country director to develop and refine the strategic vision and leadership for TGH’s programming in Sudan
  • Lead and coordinate the development and review of sector strategies and programme annual plans in line with the Sudan country strategy
  • Develop and adjust strategies for emergency, recovery and (if feasible) rehabilitation programming based on thorough humanitarian context analysis, TGH and partner capacities, resource availability, and coordination with the sector and government line ministries
  • Carry out additional tasks


  • University degree or equivalent in field experience
  • Four years, minimum, of humanitarian experience in the field, with two years, minimum, in a coordination position managing staff, preferably in one or more of WASH, child protection, food security and livelihoods
  • Good understanding of the humanitarian framework (standards, stakeholders and mechanisms)
  • Experience in fundraising, proposal writing, grant management and knowledge of procedures of main donor agencies
  • People Management and strong interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively on a team and to lead a team of specialists from a range of fields
  • Programme and project planning and management
  • Capacity to represent TGH at high-level coordination meetings with different stakeholders
  • Practice in designing and maintaining monitoring and evaluation systems, tools, quality data collection, analysis and use of monitoring and evaluation data for programme decision making
  • Skills for work organisation and task prioritisation
  • Excellent communication and writing skills in English
  • Competence in French (spoken and written skills) is desirable
  • Arabic language skills are a distinct advantage
  • Proficiency in using MS Office applications
  • Ability to motivate team
  • Ability to work and support teams remotely, without diminishing oversight of projects

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