Livelihoods and Food Security Officer at NRC, Kerman, Iran

Deadline: 3 November 2018

Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of post of Livelihoods and Food Security Officer in Kerman, Iran.

NRC provides assistance, protection and durable solutions to refugees and internally displaced persons worldwide.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Livelihoods and Food Security Officer will perform the following functions:

  • Ensure adherence with NRC policies, tools, handbooks and guidelines.
  • Implement delegated project portfolio according to strategy, proposals, budgets and plan of action.
  • Conduct regular needs assessment, M&E visits and where possible inform and involve communities.
  • Prepare and develop periodic progress and status reports as required.
  • Ensure that projects targets beneficiaries most in need.
  • Promote and share ideas for technical improvement especially with regards to targeting and inclusion of most vulnerable beneficiaries.
  • Ensure proper documentation of project files.
  • Explore partnership options with NGOs, Government, training institutions, UN agencies, and private sector.
  • Ensure that procurement, development and distribution of materials and equipment are timely and in accordance with NRC procedures.
  • Support training of NRC and partners’ staff on LFS programming.
  • Investigate and facilitate introduction of new technology, methods and approaches in order to improve the quality of the activities.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have:

  • Minimum 2 year of work experience in a humanitarian or development context.
  • Strong Technical Core Competency expertise.
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities.
  • University Bachelor’s degree in social sciences, development studies, nutrition or other relevant discipline.
  • Ability to provide high quality technical analysis and assessments.
  • Ability to produce high quality professional reports in English and Persian within short deadline.
  • Nationality of Iran.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit NRC.