The Catholic Relief Services is hiring a Head of Operations, based in Maputo.
Catholic Relief Services is the official international humanitarian agency of the Catholic community in the United States. CRS works to save, protect, and transform lives in need in more than 100 countries, without regard to race, religion or nationality. CRS’ relief and development work is accomplished through programs of emergency response, HIV, health, agriculture, education, microfinance and peacebuilding.
CRS Mozambique currently has two offices: one in Maputo and one in Pemba. The Administrative Manager will be based in Maputo and will support the team based in Pemba, where the majority of field work is undertaken.
As a member of the Country Program’s (CP) Senior Management Team, you will provide leadership and management of the operational functions – Finance, Human Resources (HR), Supply Chain Management (SCM), Administration, Information and Communication Technology, Security and Audit – in support of the Catholic Relief Services’ (CRS) mission to serve the poor and vulnerable. You will promote stewardship of resources, ensure principled compliance, proactively manage risk, and lead operational improvements. As part of the Senior Management Team proactively manage security and mitigate security risks.
Key Working Relationships
Supervisory: Human Resources Manager, Finance Manager, Compliance Manager, Supply Chain Manager, and IT Officer.
Internal: Country Manager, Head of Programs, Program Managers, Projects Directors.
External: Banks, CRS Partner Organizations, USAID and BHA.