The International Committee of the Red Cross
Position
Risk Education and Victim Assistance Field Officer
Category
Job Address
Application Deadline
Administrative Job
Yerevan, Armenia
15/12/2019
Responsibilities
Under supervision of the Weapon Contamination Coordinator, the Field Officer’s duties will be to support the Unit to implement a survey on knowledges attitudes and practices (KAP) survey, support local actors in risk awareness / risk education capacity-building and work with local actors on a victims’ database. Specifically, he/she will: - Implement the KAP survey and analyse the results - Work with local actors on risk awareness and safer behaviour on identifying needs, gaps and solutions - Support training to local actors on risk awareness and safer behaviour - Manage victim database, including follow-up, accuracy and analysis - Identify, train and accompany suitable host of victim database
Required Qualifications
- University degree - Two years' work experience in social or community-related field or similar would be asset - Fluent knowledge of spoken and written Armenia, Russian and English - PC proficiency - Detail-oriented person, high sense of task prioritizing and ability to handle multi-tasking - Good knowledge of the geographic area assigned - Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary team will be an asset
Application Procedures
In case your skills and background correspond to the mentioned requirements please send your CV in English, a motivation letter in English and copies of diplomas/certificates to the e-mail ste_hrrecruitment_services@icrc.org with the subject line indicating “Risk Education and Victim Assistance Field Officer”. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. We offer on-going development, diverse culture and constant quest to do things better. Please mention in your application that you have learned about this position from MyJob.am
Additional Information
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organisation with the exclusively humanitarian mission to protect the lives and dignity of victims of war and internal violence and to provide them with assistance. It also endeavours to prevent suffering by promoting and strengthening International Humanitarian Law and universal humanitarian principles. Established in 1863, the ICRC is at the origin of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. From various periods of armed conflict, Nagorno-Karabakh has been subject to weapon contamination on various levels. The presence of weapons pose risks to civilians on a daily basis. To reduce exposure to risks in this regard and support victims, the ICRC Mission in Nagorno-Karabakh is announcing a full-time six-month (with possible extension) position of Risk Education and Victim Assistance Field Officer based in Stepanakert. For additional information, please consult the ICRC website: www.icrc.org