Fixed term | 12 months | October 2023


For the past 30 years, international NGO Acted has been going the last mile to save lives. Currently, Acted supports 20 million people across 43 countries to meet their needs in hard-to-reach areas – and pursues a triple mandate as a humanitarian, environmental and development aid actor. Acted relies on an in-depth knowledge of local territories and contexts to develop and implement relevant long-term actions, with a wide range of local and international partners, building together a “3ZERO” world: Zero Exclusion, Zero Carbon, Zero Poverty

ACTED Democratic Republic of the Congo

The Democratic Republic has the Congo is still affected by the consequences of decades of civil war. In precarios situation, IDPs suffer from chronical food insecurity and/or diseases linked ot lack of access to water, hygiene and sanitation. Since 2003, Acted acts mainly to respond to emergencies, reinforce the population’s resilience, co-creating an effective governance and promoting an inclusive and sustainble growth. Intervening mostly in the areas of South Kivu, Tanganyika  and North with projects financed by BHA (Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance), FH (Fond Humanitaire), ECHO (European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations) and FCDO (Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office), Acted brings a flexible and adapted emergency response to the complex and acute humanitarian crisis by assisting the most vulnerable populations. With  projects ongoing in these several areas, Acted seeks to response to their basic needs in terms of accommodation (shelter), food security, NFIs or access to water while ensuring the promotion of a protective environment.

You will be in charge of

The Project Manager, under the operational guidance of the Area Coordinator and the technical guidance of the Program Technical Coordinator, is responsible for implementing Acted’s Agricultural Recovery, Nutrition and IGA with Wash-infra projects. The Project Manager supervises field operations and ensures the effective and timely completion of activities; he/she also ensures quality reporting and the achievement of results with maximum impact for beneficiaries. The Project Manager supervises project staff in the day-to-day management of all aspects of the Agricultural Recovery, Nutrition and IGA projects with Wash-infra, and liaises with relevant internal departments, external partners and project stakeholders.

  1. Project planning
  2. Project implementation monitoring
  3. Administration and operational management of project implementation
    • Finance
    • Logistics
    • Administration/HR
    • Transparency
    • Security
  4. External relations
  5. Quality control
  6. Reports

Expected skills and qualifications

  • Project-related experience required, in an emergency and/or development context
  • Experience of working with institutional donors a plus
  • Experience in agricultural revival, nutrition and IGA projects with Wash-infra
  • Experience in budget management
  • Ability to coordinate and manage a team
  • Ability to work independently and creatively in the field and in capital cities
  • Excellent oral and written expression
  • Strong ability to work in an intercultural context

Terms of reference

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  • Salary between 2350 and 2950€ monthly (before income tax), depending on the level of education, security level, etc as well as a monthly living allowance of $300
  • Accommodation and food provided in Acted guesthouse
  • Pension, health insurance, life insurance and repatriation assistance (& unemployment insurance for EU citizens)
  • Flight tickets every 6 months & visa fees covered
  • Contribution to the luggage transportation: up to 100 kgs, depending on the length of the contract
  • Annual leave of 25 to 43 days per year
  • One week pre-departure training in Acted HQ, including a 4-days in situ security training
  • Tax advice (free 30-minute call with a tax consultant)
  • Psychological assistance

Join us

Please send your application (CV and letter of motivation) by email ( or below, including the reference: PM Multi/ RDC

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