Overview

Responsibilities:

The Economic Security Generalist will be supporting operational activities related to ICRC’s Economic Security initiatives and programmes in the affected areas.

  • Assists in preparing joint assessments of affected villages and/or communities to reveal local population needs, general socio-economic situation
  • Contributes to the planning, monitoring and implementation of set projects by the ICRC
  • Supports in defining, regularly updating, continuous follow-up and provision of analytical reports on the Economic Indicators based on internal procedures
  • Contributes to proposing a project, performing consulting and advising work with the beneficiaries for selecting the type of an activity/project and its improvement
  • Supports the focal point for information management in the EcoSec department in maintaining up-to-date information in the specific beneficiary databases for ongoing programs, and assuring appropriate electronic filing of relevant EcoSec documents
  • Maintains contacts with external interlocutors such as authorities at municipal level and suppliers

Required Qualifications:

  • University degree
  • At least 2 years of relevant work experience, international humanitarian work experience will be viewed as an asset
  • Good knowledge of spoken and written English, Armenian, Russian
  • Computer proficiency, knowledge of Excel will be viewed as a strong asset
  • Excellent organizational skills, ability to take initiative and to work independently
  • Disciplined and accurate personality
  • Capacity to adhere to and implement specific procedures
  • Advanced communication and negotiation skills

About The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Delegation in Armenia

Established in 1863, the ICRC operates worldwide, helping people affected by conflict and armed violence and promoting the laws that protect victims of war. An independent and neutral organization, its mandate stems essentially from the Geneva Convention