The German Red Cross (GRC) is part of a worldwide community assisting victims of conflicts and disasters and people affected by social or health related crises. The Red Cross / Red Crescent Movement provides vulnerable people with assistance without discrimination as to nationality, race, religious beliefs, class or political opinions and adheres to the seven Fundamental Principles of the Movement: Humanity, Impartiality, Neutrality, Independence, Voluntary Service, Unity and Universality. The German Red Cross assists in disaster response, rehabilitation and capacity building projects on appeals of their sister organisations within the Movement.
German Red Cross is currently looking for a DRR & Anticipatory Action Advisor (m/f/d) for Africa Region. GRC is supporting National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in several African countries in implementing community based DRR and Anticipatory Action (AA) / Forecast-based financing (FbF) projects. The advisor will support the technical and operational implementation of DRR and AA projects in Somalia, Madagascar, Sudan, Mozambique, South Sudan and Ethiopia in close collaboration with the respective National Red Cross Red Crescent Societies, project teams and GRC HQ. The advisor will furthermore contribute to regional knowledge exchange and coordination with regards to DRR &AA. The position is designed as a GRC delegate based within the German Red Cross office in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Duration: 12 months (with possibility of extension), starting 01.01.2023
Location: Addis Abeba, Ethiopia
You will be part of a highly motivated professional and multicultural team. We offer you a compensation package according to the collective employment agreement of the GRC, an expatriation allowance during your mission as well as the personal allowance to cover your accommodation. In addition to a full insurance package GRC is covering a home flight within a 12-months period of assignment. You will benefit from a comprehensive training package and receive briefings and coaching prior as well as during and after your mission. Medical check-ups and Psychosocial Support Service are included in your assignment.
Kindly apply by submitting your application by using the GRC online application system until 05.12.2022.
Please note that due to the travel and visa regulations and the guidelines of our partners in the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement certain vaccinations are required for this delegate position. Candidates on the short-list for this position will be asked to disclose their vaccination status.
We point out that the selection and nomination processes for this international delegate position may demand that information concerning your person be shared with involved Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement partners (IFRC, ICRC, National Society). This may include transmission into countries that do not apply data protection standards comparable to those of the European Union.
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