Deadline: 22 March 2023
Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Safety Coordinator (Roving) in Kyiv, Ukraine.
DRC fulfills its mandate by providing direct assistance to conflict-affected populations – refugees, internally displaced people (IDPs) and host communities in the conflict areas of the world.
Key Jobs Responsibilities
The Safety Coordinator (Roving) will perform the following functions:
- Safety Risk Management
- Oversee the Safety Risk Management (SRM) process
- Develop area and country safety management policies, protocols and procedures
- Facilitate Safety Risk Assessments (SRAs) and support the implementation of mitigation measures
- Analyze, manage and report relevant information within geographical area of responsibility to Country Safety Manager (CSM), Area Managers (AM) or any other relevant part as necessary on relevant context updates in a timely and proactive manor
- Create, update and maintain relevant safety documentation, data and records for the areas of concern
- Develop the capacity of, and coordinate, relevant Crisis Management Teams (CMTs)
- Training, supervision and support
- Collaboratively create development plans for safety officers and assistants within geographical area of responsibility and support officers/assistants to progress through the plan
- Support and deliver safety-related training to program staff
- Mentor and provide technical supervision to local safety staff including guard and drivers
Applicants must have:
- Bachelor’s degree in political science, peace & conflict studies, history, disaster management And/or:
- Relevant professional experience including, but not limited to:
- Military/Police service
- Minimum 3-5 years of working experience as a safety and security manager/adviser with an INGO
- Experience working in multicultural work settings
- Proven ability to develop and implement effective and contextualized protocols and systems
- Experience with information gathering, analysis and report writing
- Ability to conduct and produce high quality safety risk assessments (SRAs)
- Experience with critical incident management
- Experience with delivering safety-related training
- Experience working in hostile or hazardous environments
- Full professional proficiency in English
How to Apply
Applicants must send a cover letter and an updated CV (no longer than four pages) in English through online process.
For more information, visit DRC.