Location: Mubi, Adamawa
We are currently looking for a highly qualified
Emergency Project Assistant who can support our team to implement
multi-sector programs including food security, WASH, shelter and NFI
Your main duties and responsibilities will be:
Assist during all the processes of rapid
multi-sectorial needs assessment and emergency responses
Assist in mobilizing the communities for the
realization of all project / program activities
Supervise assigned DRC associates and volunteers to
meet their contracted obligations
Disseminating and sharing information with Persons
of Concern on their rights and access to services
Apply technical elements of DRC Emergency
multi-sector response, including technical applications of WASH / Food
Security / Shelter and general Emergency Distribution strategies
Plan, supervise and monitor training, awareness and
sensitisation activities, including maintenance and verification of all
supporting documentation and activities (e.g. pre- and post-tests).
At field level keep good relations with local
implementing actors, local authorities and other international and local
To be successful in this role we expect you to
knowledgeable on general emergency programming, particularly within an INGO
You should have both project and people management
skills, as well as the flexibility to work with competing priorities. Team
work and motivation is a must..
All employees should master DRC’s core
competencies: Communicating, Taking the lead, Collaborating, Striving for
excellence and Demonstrating integrity.
Moreover, we also expect the following:
Two years Work experience with non-governmental
organizations (NGOs) and/or displaced population
Experience implementing Emergency Programs, multi
Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated
ability to establish effective working relations with staff, beneficiaries,
duty bearers and other stakeholders.
Fluency in English Language and have a sound
knowledge of the local languages of Maiduguri and Mubi.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
to achieve results
Excellent communication skills and organizational
Strong ability to work in a variety of environments
and in remote locations without communication or amenities.
Remains productive when under pressure with ability
to prioritise effectively, and respects and adheres to deadlines.
Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Email
Contract length: 5 months
Expected start date: February 1 2018
Salary and conditions will be in accordance with
Danish Refugee Council’s Terms of Employment for National Staff.
Application Closing Date
29th January, 2018.