Deadline: 15 April 2020
Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Liaison Officer in Dadaab, Kenya. The duration of this post is 1 year.
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
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The Liaison Officer will perform the following functions:
- Project Management and Development
- Participate in project planning & implementation including activity, budgeting and procurement/logistics planning.
- Develop and maintain detailed implementation plans to deliver program to agreed timeline and milestones.
- Ensure all assigned activities are implemented on time and in line with the set out work-plans.
- Promote collaboration and synergy between refugee and the host community focused interventions.
- Monitoring, Reporting and Evaluation
- Keep accurate records of events and activities including meetings/workshops/training attendance.
- Participate in periodic field level programme review and planning meetings.
- Support with weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual donor/internal reporting.
- Develop materials at Garissa level for use in communications and monitoring reports.
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Applicants must have:
- Bachelor’s Degree in Public Policy, Laws, International Development/Relations or Economics.
- Further short trainings in humanitarian law, livelihoods and food security is highly desirable for this role Language: English – Native; Swahili – Native.
- 4 or more year’s experience working with I/NGOs within humanitarian/development contexts.
- Demonstrable mid-level experience at policy level, in livelihoods/food security or natural resources/natural environment programming within refugee/host community settings.
- Demonstrates a good understanding of Project Cycle Management.
- Demonstrates a sound knowledge of national and county level policies/laws related to refugees, refugee empowerment and rural development.
- Excellent communication (spoken and written) and presentation skills.
How to Apply
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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.
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