Turkey nationals: WASH and Shelter Project Officer via ReliefWeb

IYD International Humanitarian Relief Association

Gaziantep, , TR

IYD – Humanitarian Relief Association

Deadline for applications: 22/01/2020

Position: WASH & SHELTER Project Officer (Turkish National Only).

Location: Turkey-Gaziantep.

Working Area: Office.

About: IYD – Humanitarian Relief Association:

IYD is a Turkish, non-governmental, non-profit and has no political association working in various fields of humanitarian relief, development, and education.

IYD was established in early 2013 in Turkey.

IYD was registered in 2014 with a license No. (34-203/022) and it has been working according to Turkish Organizations Law No. /5253/ under the name: ULUSLARARASI INSANI YARDIMLAŞMA DERNEĞI

IYD’s offices are spread throughout Turkey and Syria as following:

  • Turkey: Istanbul – Gaziantep.
  • Syria: Aleppo – Idleb.

IYD vision:

In science and work, pioneers in developing ways of life to draw smiles and instill hope.

IYD mission:

To provide the best services to develop the affected societies, meeting the basic needs according to the international standards and within a unique ethical methodology.

Our values:

  • Respecting others
  • Transparency
  • Teamwork
  • Creativity
  • Independency
  • Neutrality

IYD strategic goals:

  • Working on ensuring a decent life for all the affected people.
  • Rehabilitation and construction of the damaged infrastructure.
  • Securing the daily basic needs.
  • Raising and revitalizing the capacities of the Syrian Civil Society.


Job Title: WASH & SHELTER Project Officer (Turkish National Only).

Project / Department Title: WASH & SHELTER.

Direct supervisor / Reports to: WASH and Shelter Coordinator.

Overall objective of the job:

Implementing the WASH & SHELTER project and provide technical assistance to the project team.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Comply with the policies and regulations of the humanitarian relief Agency.
  • Monitoring and execution of the project according to the requirements of the donor and the policies and procedures of the IYD.
  • Supervise the implementation of the project activities and follow up daily.
  • Prepare the purchase requisitions.
  • Preparation of bills quantity and technical terms books.
  • Preparation of periodic reports.
  • Follow up the project budget in coordination with the supporting departments.
  • Daily communication with the team.
  • Attend all meetings of the WASH & SHELTER Cluster.
  • Participate in the preparation of evaluation for the team.
  • Adhering to quality standards and working on the implementation of projects according to the quality standards established in the authority.
  • Any additional tasks related to the position as requested by the direct manager.


  • A university degree in Engineering or any relevant certificate.
  • 3 years of experience in the management of WASH & SHELTER’s projects.
  • PMD pro certificate.


  • The ability to prepare and write project reports.
  • The ability to use Microsoft Office programs including Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint in a professional way.
  • Fluency in Arabic and English, both written and verbal.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the project team.
  • Self-starter with the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Good organizational, multitasking and time-management skills.


  • Previous experience in project management.
  • 2 years of previous experience in a project officer position.
  • 3 years’ experience in WASH & SHELTER sector.
  • Previous experience in the same field of non-profit organizations for at least one year.
  • Proven administrative and IT skills, and an ability to maintain accurate records.

Required Training:

  • Humanitarian core standards.
  • PMD pro.

Physical and personality traits required:

  • Flexible and able to work well under pressure
  • Capable of working collaboratively with team members to achieve objectives.
How to apply:


Interested candidates should use the following link for registration


We are strongly encouraging females to apply for this position.

General Information:

  • Applicants should be (Turkish National Only).
  • Multi-sent CVs will be ignored (please send your CV only one time at a time).
  • IYD is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality, and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply.
  • IYD does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.
  • IYD is not able to respond to every applicant individually due to the anticipated high number of applications.
  • IYD retains the discretion to re-advertise the vacancy, to cancel the recruitment, to offer a contract with a modified job description or for a different duration, or to offer a contract at a lower grade.

We thank all applicants; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Website: https://iydrelief.org