Livestock Officer at International Medical Corps May, 2022

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International Medical Corps is subsequently searching for an appropriate candidate to fill the place of

Livestock Officer to be based mostly in Shani.

Position: Nigerian nationals solely

 Job Summary:  

The Livestock officer might be answerable for the general administration implementation & monitoring of the livestock and aquaculture actions of the Nutrition, Livelihoods and Resilience undertaking in Shani LGA which incorporates poultry and small ruminant distribution, feeds distribution, illness management and coaching. The Livestock officer will technically be supervised and supported by the Program supervisor.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Conduct fast evaluation to establish particular operational villages/areas for livestock asset creation actions.
  • Lead the method of beneficiary choice as per the factors set by the undertaking in collaboration with native administrations and neighborhood representatives.
  • Lead neighborhood based mostly participatory planning train and improvement of neighborhood motion plans for livestock asset creation actions.
  • Lead the implementation of the livestock property creation element of the undertaking as per the timeframe, price range and sources set and implement the undertaking inside the specified parameters.
  • Actively take part in conducting the monitoring and analysis (M&E) in collaboration with the M&E officer.
  • Actively interact in formation of native committees and neighborhood mobilization.
  • Facilitate and supply animal husbandry and illness management trainings and livestock illness management in collaboration with related line ministries.
  • Joint planning and supply capability constructing actions with this system supervisor.
  • Maximize the dietary sensitivity of the undertaking by working carefully with diet program crew.
  • Provide capability constructing and backstopping to livestock assistants/volunteers underneath your supervision.
  • Prepare and submit common inner experiences on all livestock asset creation actions and.
  • Prepare exterior experiences as per the donor format.
  • Implement poultry, small ruminant, and feeds distribution.
  • Build capability of beneficiaries on animal husbandry, illness monitoring and management, hygienic dealing with and worth addition of livestock merchandise, and conduct scheduled common visits to their farms.
  • Participate in meals safety & livelihoods associated evaluation missions with different stakeholders within the space representing International Medical Corps.
  • Actively symbolize International Medical Corps in meals safety and livelihoods cluster and early restoration coordination conferences.
  • Capture classes learnt from monitoring and evaluations, doc success tales, and replicate profitable tasks and scale up.
  • Understand the gaps in meals safety and provide you with undertaking concept, write idea notes and share with technical supervisor.
  • If required, lead the method of nationwide employees recruitment in shut collaboration with Nutrition Coordination and FSL supervisor, Human Resource and practice the newly employed employees.
  • Work with M&E crew to develop monitoring device, sending weekly replace to this system supervisor, observe up carefully and replace the crew if the state of affairs within the floor is altering shortly.
  • Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse
  • Actively promote PSEA (Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse) requirements inside International Medical Corps and amongst beneficiaries served by International Medical Corps.

Compliance & Ethics:  

Promotes and encourages a tradition of compliance and ethics all through International Medical Corps. As relevant to the place, maintains a transparent understanding of International Medical Corps’ and donor compliance and ethics requirements and adheres to these requirements.  Conducts work with the best stage of integrity. Communicate these values to employees and to companions and to require them to stick to those values.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • B. Sc in Veterinary medication/Animal science or different related discipline with 4 years of discipline expertise in meals safety, and livelihoods, livestock improvement together with expertise in early restoration and improvement contexts.
  • Experience in evaluation, native livestock illness monitoring, neighborhood consultations, program design and analysis and technical coaching and assist.
  • An up-to date understanding of meals safety, emergency response, early restoration, meals safety and livelihoods ideas.
  • Familiarity with design and programming processes of various donors.
  • Proficient analytical abilities that display an understanding of the present ideas, priorities, and points in program monitoring, knowledge assortment and analysis.
  • Skills in implementing livestock improvement packages.
  • Ability to exhibit tact, diplomacy, and resourcefulness in coping with excessive stage officers from donor businesses, worldwide organizations, and different international and home authorities officers and companions.
  • Must have glorious English written and oral communication abilities and the power to work collaboratively with different departments inside International Medical Corps, donors, non-governmental organizations, and the personal sector.
  • Actively promote PSEA (Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse) requirements inside International Medical Corps and amongst beneficiaries served by International Medical Corps.
  • Accountability is required to develop and obtain actions.

Key Competencies:


  • Strong communication abilities: oral, written and presentation abilities.
  • Should be a crew participant and culturally delicate.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in laptop purposes resembling phrase processing, spreadsheets, e-mail and utilization of the web
  • Strong management, crew constructing, battle decision and skill to ship IMC’s strategic targets.
  • Extremely versatile, and have the power to deal with traumatic conditions

Equal Opportunities

International Medical Corps is proud to offer equal employment alternatives to all workers and certified candidates with out regard to race, colour, faith, intercourse, sexual orientation, nationwide or ethnic origin, age, incapacity or standing as a veteran.
Due to the pressing want of the place purposes obtained might be reviewed on a rolling foundation.
International Medical Corps by no means asks job candidates for a charge, fee, or different financial transaction. If you’re requested for cash in reference to this recruitment, please report back to International Medical Corps on the reporting e-mail tackle supplied on the finish of this doc. International Medical Corps’ Reporting e-mail tackle: Please don’t submit your CV or application to the reporting e-mail tackle, it is not going to be thought-about for assessment

All purposes ought to be addressed to the Human Resource Coordinator, International Medical Corps by way of the e-mail:                                                                  

Candidates MUST state the place and site they’re making use of for because the Subject of their e-mail, application letter and curriculum vitae ought to be in a single Microsoft Word Document, in any other case purposes is not going to be thought-about.

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