CAFOD Emergency Response Officer (ERO) Jobs in Nairobi Kenya 2012
Emergency Response Officer (ERO)
Based in Nairobi, Kenya
Attractive salary and benefits package offered
CAFOD, one of the UK’s leading international aid agencies, is currently looking for an Emergency Response Officer for the East Africa Appeal.
This post will be based in Nairobi, Kenya with significant travel within the region.
Working as part of the Humanitarian Team in Horn and East Africa you will be part of the emergency and surge Capacity response Team.
You will Contribute to the delivery of effective and high quality humanitarian assistance, emergency preparedness, emergency response and disaster risk reduction in CAFOD’s programmes.
You will Provide technical support and contribute to monitoring and reporting as required to all emergency response projects under the Humanitarian Department in Horn and East Africa and elsewhere as advised by CAFOD
You should have relevant experience in technical or specialist areas such as WASH, livelihoods, food security, food distribution or cash transfer.
You should have good understanding of local context, vast knowledge of community seasonal calendars and early warning indicators, including ability to carry out vulnerability analysis to assist communities identify their coping mechanisms to enable practical response to local disasters.
Come and join us and help make a real difference in the lives of the world’s poorest communities.
To read more and to apply please visit cafod.org.uk/jobs by the closing date 5th September 2012.
CAFOD is an equal opportunities employer.
Recruitment and selection procedures reflect our commitment to child protection.
CAFOD is the official development and relief agency of the Catholic Church in England and Wales and part of the Caritas Internationalis Confederation