The International Rescue Committee responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. At work in over 40 countries and 25 U.S. cities to restore safety, dignity and hope, the IRC leads the way from harm to home. The Talent Management team has responsibility for global programs that impact all staff – related to on-boarding, orientation, learning and development and performance management. The Talent Management team seeks to implement programs that will enhance the IRC staff experience and help them achieve a rewarding career with the IRC.
Requisition ID: req3586
Location: IRC Global
Reporting to the Director of Leadership Development, this short-term position is responsible for supporting efforts that maintain and enhance ongoing staff development within the IRC’s Arabic-speaking countries and programs. The Arabic Specialist will support programs that facilitate professional development, performance management, leadership development, and other Talent Management programs in Arabic. They will maintain documentation and other internal communications including project plans, communications plans, program materials, etc. This role is global and impacts all Arabic-speaking staff.
The Arabic Specialist supports the Talent Management team in its delivery of programs, by assisting with translation, planning, documentation, communication and implementation for all projects that require support in Arabic. This person will work closely to coordinate with and support the Talent Management individuals responsible for project or program implementation. The Arabic Specialist may also support the IT Integra (ERP) team in Arabic communications as well as planning and facilitating trainings in both English and Arabic.
Education: Bachelors Degree
Work Experience: 3-5 years
Experience Working In Middle East a Plus
Demonstrated Skills and Competencies: Comfortable with Webex or other distance learning tools, Exceptional attention to detail, Ability to prioritize tasks and projects, Ability to work independently, Willing to collaborate with team members on projects
Language Skills: Fluency in Arabic and English required
Working Environment: Standard working environment
Located at IRC’s New York headquarters or remote from another IRC country/city.
Interested and qualified? Go to International Rescue Committee career website on rescue.csod.com to apply