Overview

Responsibilities:

The Generalist Field Officer will be supporting operational activities related to ICRC strategies and programmes according to the objectives set.

  • Contributes to the implementation and follow up various field activites, in accordance with ICRC objectives
  • Monitors the humanitarian environment and needs, and analyses the security, socio-economic, cultural and political environment as relevant to the ICRC, shares relevant information with colleagues and reports any changes in the situation
  • Contributes to the desiging of various ICRC projects
  • Collects, compiles, translates/interprets information about the projects and contributes to written reporting
  • Participates in internal and external meetings, develops and maintains contacts with municipal authorities, local/regional ICRC branches and population
  • Participates in, and may carry out independently, administrative follow-up of field projects
  • Contributes to delivering ICRC objectives and streghthening contacts with sub-delegation programmes

 

Required Qualifications:

  • University degree, certification in project management will be viewed as an asset
  • At least 3 years of relevant work experience, international humanitarian work experience will be viewed as an asset
  • Good knowledge of spoken and written English, Armenian, Russian
  • Good computer skills
  • Good knowledge of the geographically assigned area
  • Accurate, highly responsible personality, effective at multi-tasking
  • Good communication, organizational and judgment skills
  • Ability to take initiative, to lead and deal with people

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