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Camp Management Project Manager - (only open for Afghan nationality) - Job Location: Nangarhar - Afghanistan

Nangarhar Province

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization with 60 years of experience in helping to create a safer and more dignified life for refugees and internally displaced people. NRC advocates for the rights of displaced populations and offers assistance within the shelter, education, emergency food security, legal assistance, and water,sanitation and hygiene sectors.

The Norwegian Refugee Council has approximately 5000 committed and competent employees involved in projects across four continents. In addition, NRC runs one of the world’s largest standby rosters -NORCAP, with 650 professionals, ready to be deployed on 72 hours notice when a crisis occurs

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization specialized in assisting and advocating for the rights of refugees, returnees and internally displaced people (IDPs).

Job description

  • Line management for project staff
  • Adherence to NRC policies, guidance and procedures
  • Contribute to the development of Country, Area and Camp Management (Urban Displacement & Out of Camp – UDOC) strategies, initiate and participate in the development of relevant UDOC projects
  • Coordinate and manage UDOC project implementation (activities, budget and project documentation) in line with proposals, strategies and donor requirements
  • Implement technical direction and ensure high technical quality of projects
  • Provide regular progress reports to the Area Manager and the Camp Management Specialist and Global Adviser, and coordinate with other PMs and Specialists as necessary
  • Ensure that projects target beneficiaries most in need of protection, explore and asses new and better ways to assist
  • Develop and manage project budget
  • Ensure capacity building of project staff and transfer key skills
  • Liaise and collaborate with relevant local authorities and other key stakeholders
  • Promote the rights of IDPs/returnees in line with the advocacy strategy.
  • Manage relevant components of the ‘Urban Displacement & Out-of-Camp’ pilot project in eastern Afghanistan, including the establishment and daily/weekly operations of eight (8) outreach centres and mobile teams
  • Ensure timely and quality reporting on returnee needs and issues in eastern Afghanistan internally and externally, based upon field reports from Outreach Centres
  • Manage budget of approximately 100,000 USD for urgent response to needs in targeted areas
  • Explore provision of other NRC programmes through the UDOC Community Outreach Centres and supported community structures, e.g. ICLA, Emergency Education, Shelter, WASH


  • Master’s Degree with minimum 3 years of experience from a senior level project implementation position in a humanitarian/recovery context
  • Experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
  • Technical expertise in Camp Management or protection programming, or expertise from community mobilization and capacity building or community-development oriented vocation
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
  • Knowledge about own leadership skills/profile
  • Fluency in English, both written and verbal

Education field

  • Administration / Organisation / Management
  • Education title: Bachelor Degree

Education level

  • College / University, Master / Phd grade

Personal qualities

  • Handling insecure environment
  • Planning and delivering results
  • Empowering and building trust
  • Communicating with impact and respect


  • Dari
  • Pashto
  • English

We offer

  • Monthly Salary based on NRC Afghanistan Salary Scale
  • Top up Credit card on monthly basis
  • Leave and Holidays accordingly Afghanistan Labow Law

Miscellaneous info

  • Travel: Some travelling must be expected
Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.

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  • Organization: NRC - Norwegian Refugee Council
  • Location: Nangarhar Province
  • Grade: Mid/Senior - Internationally recruited position - Mid/Senior level
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Public Policy and Administration
    • Operations and Administrations
    • Emergency Aid and Response
    • Project and Programme Management
  • Closing Date: 2017-05-10

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