Background/IRC Summary: The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC offers lifesaving care and life-changing assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster. At work today in over 40 countries and 22 U.S. cities, we restore safety, dignity and hope to millions who are uprooted and struggling to endure. The IRC leads the way from harm to home.
IRC has been working in Pakistan for over 30 years, and manages & delivers large, complex programs to meet needs in health, education, protection, environmental health and livelihoods for displaced, poor & conflict-affected communities. IRC works in partnership with local government and non-governmental organizations and currently works in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Sindh provinces.
Under the supervision of DRR Specialist, the incumbent will be responsible to implement the DRR related activities of the DRR project in Sindh province
Master degree in social work, rural development or community based disaster management
Minimum 2 years’ experience in relevant projects
Demonstrated Skills and Competencies:
· Strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills.
· Good team player and coordination skills
· Experience of working on DRR focused interventions
· Experience of working with government line departments
· Strong knowledge of local living conditions and infrastructure
· Strong oral and written English, Urdu
· Local languages
· Work with INGOs
· Experience of working in North Sindh
The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is a leading global relief and development organization, established in 1933, and currently working in 42 countries worldwide. IRC has been working in Pakistan for over 30 years, and manages & delivers large, complex programs to meet needs in health, educatio ...Read More