The incumbent normally receives guidance from the Senior Programme Officer in the Maiduguri Sub-Office. He/she may receive indirect guidance from other sections and units relevant to the Sub-Office programme(s). UNHCR Manual, Operations Plans, UN and UNHCR financial/budgetary rules and regulations will guide the work of the Programme Associate. S/he is expected to stay abreast of the challenges posed to the region by the political context, the UN and humanitarian reform and institutional developments.
Under the direct supervision of the Senior Programme Officer the incumbent shall carry out the responsibilities below: