The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is a private, humanitarian organization covering all aspects of the refugee cause. The aim of the organisation is to protect refugees and internally displaced people (IDPs) against persecution and to promote durable solutions. Danish Refugee Council is an umbrella organization with 30 member organizations. The Danish Refugee Council works in more than 35 countries throughout the world.
Do you wish to contribute to the humanitarian sector with your expertise? Are you keen on working in an intercultural environment? And do you want to strengthen your international profile and get hands-on experience by working in a leading international organization? Then a position as a Senior EU Aid Volunteer is your chance.
About The Eu Aid Volunteer Initiative
The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is leading an exciting new EU project aiming at recruiting and deploying volunteers as part of the European Union Aid Volunteers initiative. The project enables EU citizens and long-term residents of EU countries to get involved in international humanitarian aid projects and develop their career.
This is a great opportunity for experienced professionals to gain new or more international experience by getting involved in humanitarian aid projects in non-EU countries affected by disaster. As a senior EU Aid Volunteer, you will be able to strengthen and develop your skills within the field of humanitarian aid through in-depth training and hands-on field experience.
Currently we are looking for a Supply Chain Officer - Senior EU Aid Volunteer to be deployed at DRC’s Office in Nairobi, Kenya for 6 months.
Eligibility And Exception Criteria
To read more about the position and specific requirements,
Candidates applying for a senior EU Aid Volunteer position must:
Please note that candidates must be available for an EU face-to-face training from September 25th to October 9th 2019 to be considered for the position.
Additionally, all EU Aid Volunteers are expected to demonstrate DRC’ five core competencies:
As an EU Aid Volunteer your expenses during trainings and deployment will be covered, including travel costs, insurance, and accommodation. In addition, EU Aid Volunteers will receive a monthly subsistence allowance covering everyday expenses during deployment, such as food, local transport, etc.
Overall purpose of the role:
The AVR Coordinator will lead the design of the Conflict Sensitive Development (CSD) workstream strategy and activities in the inception and implementation of RE-INVENT program. He/She will input into the Government Engagement Plan, support the identification of collaborating, downstream and resource partners and provide technical support to partners once on-board throughout the lifetime of the project..
Coordination and monitoring
Experience and technical competencies:
In this position, you are expected to demonstrate DRC’s five core competencies:
Striving for excellence: You focus on reaching results while ensuring an efficient process.
Collaborating: You involve relevant parties and encourage feedback.
Taking the lead: You take ownership and initiative while aiming for innovation.
Communicating: You listen and speak effectively and honestly.
Demonstrating integrity: You act in line with our vision and values.
Contract: One year contract with possibility of extension, subject to funding and performance. Salary and other conditions are offered in accordance with DRC’s Terms of Employment.
Availability: August, 2019
Duty station: The position will be based in Nairobi Kenya, Lower Kabete Office.
Use the link(s) / email(s) below to apply on company website.