Syria nationals: Shelter/WASH Officer

Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)
Syria
Position Type: 
Full-Time
Organization Type: 
NGO/Civil Society
Experience Level: 
0-2 Years
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)
Languages Required: 
Arabic

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Duties and responsibilities
  • Support the start-up of the shelter and WASH projects at the area level
  • Contribute to the planning, preparation, coordination, and the successful implementation and documentation of the shelter and WASH project components assigned in line with NRC's quality standards, projects’ log frames, and donor requirements
  • Contribute to need assessments, area profiling, and initial assessments in current or new areas of operation
  • Ensure close monitoring and quality control of the assigned project activities or activities conducted by assigned partners
  • Contribute to data collection, spot visits, data analysis, and drafting of regular activity implementation/monitoring/evaluation reports as required
  • Provide inputs for the design of annual plans and reports in relation to the shelter/WASH programme when required
  • Support appropriate outreach activities and ensure that fair beneficiary registration and selection processes are conducted for the implementation of the shelter and WASH projects
  • Ensure that proper and timely administrative, logistical, and financial arrangements and documentation needed for the implementation of the assigned project components are prepared in line with NRC procedures
  • Contribute to the recruitment of casual resources required for the implementation of the shelter/WASH programme and ensure that their work assignments are properly managed and documented
  • Support the Shelter/WASH Technical Assistants in terms of technical support, work plans, and support them to further build their capacity and expertise
Qualifications
  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience from working as a Shelter/WASH Officer, including 1-2 years in a humanitarian/recovery context
  • Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Civil Engineering, Public Engineering or Architecture, or any related field. Master’s degree is plus
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
  • Fluency in English and Arabic, both written and verbal
  • Knowledge of the context in North East Syria
  • Documented experience from quantity surveying is an advantage
  • Knowledge of building codes and standards in Syria
  • Knowledge of and experience in working with relevant line ministries, and local and international NGOs is an advantage
  • Advanced computer skills, Microsoft programs and AutoCAD or similar is an advantage
Personal qualities

 Planning and delivering results
 Empowering and building trust
 Communicating with impact and respect
 Working with people
 Coping with change

We can offer

Contract Period: Up to one year, renewable based on NRC fund and performance. 
Salary/Benefits: According to NRC's salary scale and terms and conditions. 
Duty Station: Al-Hasakah Governate - Qamishli City 

IMPORTANT NOTES:
- Candidates who do not fill in the website application form in details may not be considered.
- Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.

Selected candidates are expected to be located in Qamishli city during the working week

You may refer to the relevant job description & NRC Grade Structure through the following links:

Job Description

NRC Grading Profile