The Senior Program Officer supports implementation of two USDA funded projects in Senegal. This is a full/part time position based in Dakar, Senegal. This position will report to the Chief of Party.
The Senior Program Officer provides technical and operational support for the successful implementation of Counterpart programs in the areas of food security, nutrition, and agriculture. The current portfolio includes the Senegal Local and Regional Food Aid Procurement Program (LRP) and the McGovern-Dole Food for Education and Child Nutrition project (McGovern-Dole) phase 2. The Officer will work closely with the Chief of Party (CoP) to provide support to field operations in the areas of technical implementation, operational efficiency, and compliance requirements.