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François Destenabes
Operations Manager / Social Worker
Ferney Voltaire, France
Experienced Programs and Operations manager, I am looking forward to having the opportunity to renew my practice and apply competences in a challenging environment. My main competences would find their expression in:
- Monitoring and evaluation processes
- Change management
- Enhancing partnerships, empowerment and capacity building
- human capital and talent management
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Area of Expertise:
  • Capacity Building, Training, Advocacy, Political
  • Environment, Climate, Energy, Water, Sanitation
  • Monitoring, Evaluation, Policy, Research, Analysis
  • Private Sector, Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Social, Education, Gender, Youth, Child
Professional Experience:
I am a dedicated manager and effective leader with expertise in Programs and Operations
Management. I have positively supported the promotion of innovation and participative processes on qualitative and efficient management in the field social work, development and humanitarian aid field in low and middle income countries.

Oxfam : Operations Manager LAC Region 2017-2020
Operations Manager, I have lead cross-disciplinary teams for change management between organizational transition processes.
Accountable for implementation and compliance to the Oxfam’s Institutional Policies and
standards in 8 Countries in LAC region In this context I was in charge of the oversight of Budget follow up (up to 20 M €), as well as reports to and compliance in donors contracts management.
In charge of overall resources of multicultural teams and multi-focus programs, I positively supervised and set Monitoring , Evaluation and learning cross countries processes
I was responsible for Risk management in security and context analysis. I have coordinated the capacity building to Emergency and preparedness at countries and region level .
I have coordinated and supported the development of the Ethical and safeguarding management protocols for staff, partners and beneficiaries.

Médecins Sans Frontières 2003-2016 : Field manager, Talent and Recruitment expert, Deputy Program & Desk Manager.
The verall roles and functions are the management of the project cycle of humanitarian projects, in, HIV response, Mother and Child, Primary and Secondary levels, Emergency Preparedness and Response to conflict, Response to People Displacement and Migration.
Responsible from the field projects, in planning , implementation and evaluation, to the management, training and capacity building of the field teams.
Negotiation and networking in unstable areas.
Mentoring and coaching of new coordinators and field managers in Project Cycle, Context Analysis and Security Management,
Master of Sciences of Health, Environment and Sustainable Territories - Université Paris Saclay Versailles Saint-Quentin 2016

Bachelor of Arts in Social Work and Specialized Education – IRFCES – Toulouse – 1999
Available for:
  • Consulting assignments
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    Years of Experience:
    15-20 years
    Highest Qualification:
    English, French, Spanish
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