Organization: Relief International
Closing date: 05 Sep 2019
Position: Protection and Safeguarding Officer (for local national only, Pakistani)
Reports to: Education Project Manager
Location: Peshawar, Pakistan
About RI: Relief International is a leading nonprofit organization working in 18 countries to relieve poverty, ensure well-being and advance dignity. We specialize in fragile settings, responding to natural disasters, humanitarian crises and chronic poverty.
Relief International combines humanitarian and development approaches to provide immediate services while laying the groundwork for long-term impact. Our signature approach — which we call the RI Way—emphasizes local participation, an integration of services, strategic partnerships and a focus on civic skills. In this way, we empower communities to find, design and implement the solutions that work best for them.
Relief International includes the four corporate members of the RI Alliance: RI-US, RI-UK, MRCA/RI-France and RI-Europe. Under our alliance agreement, we operate as a single, shared management structure. In addition, RI has country offices registered as affiliates of one of the alliance members in an additional 18 countries.
Position Summary: The post holder will support efforts to refine RI’s protection and safeguarding approaches across its Pakistan programs. S/he will provide ongoing technical support to field teams and partners across RI’s portfolio to strengthen best practices, tools, and implementing strategies for protection and safeguarding. The post holder will also ensure that RI’s Protection policies and procedures are effectively implemented in the country and field offices and that protection/safeguarding matters are responded to in a sensitive manner. S/he must know/learn and abide by organizational rules, regulations, and donor requirements concerning protection and safeguarding.
Qualifications & Requirements: This position demands a dynamic individual with a demonstrated ability to achieve results in demanding and often difficult environments.
We uphold the Humanitarian Principles: humanity, neutrality, impartiality, and operational independence. We affirmatively engage the most vulnerable communities.
How to apply:
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