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  • Organization: NRC - Norwegian Refugee Council
  • Location: Oslo
  • Grade: Mid/Senior
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Emergency Aid and Response
    • Statistics
    • Information Technology and Computer Science
    • Refugee rights and well-being
  • Closing Date: 2018-03-04

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NORCAP seeks experienced Information Management Experts

Oslo (Norway)

NORCAP is the Norwegian Refugee Council’s expert deployment capacity. We help our partners protect lives, rights and livelihoods of affected populations and strengthen their resilience before, during and after crisis.

NORCAP is a leading global provider of support to reinforce international, regional and national actors in the humanitarian, development and peacebuilding sectors.

Since 1991, NORCAP has sent experts on more than 9000 missions to crises all around the world. 

 

Due to high demand, NORCAP is currently growing our pool of experienced information management experts in order to effectively support our partners. If you have the skills and experience described below, we encourage you to apply!

 

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years of professional humanitarian experience in the field of information management (equivalent to the UN P3 level or higher)
  • University degree within a relevant field of study
  • Hands-on experience with the UN cluster system
  • Experience with capacity building initiatives
  • English is the working language, while fluency in French and/or Arabic is an advantage

 

Personal Qualities:

  • Strong analytical abilities
  • Highly developed communications and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a collaborative manner with team members and multiple stakeholders a various levels
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively un highly stressful situations and contexts

 

Being an information management expert in the NORCAP roster member gives you:

  • A great opportunity to work in an international setting for a world recognized organization
  • Significant life experiences through challenges and self-development
  • Access to a unique network of humanitarian professionals
  • A meaningful job working with the world’s challenges on location 

 

NORCAP missions:

  • Normally six (6) months, but may be extended
  • No family duty stations

 

 Practical Information:

  • Protection is at the heart of the work NORCAP does; candidates selected for interview can expect for this aspect of their profile to be explored in some detail
  • Selected candidates are expected to be available for mission within the first three (3) months of having been accepted to the roster
  • Shortlisted candidates may need to pass an English test as part of the selection process
  • Interviews will be conducted face to face in Oslo (Norway) shortly after the closing of this advertisement
  • All candidates will get feedback within three weeks after the closing of this advertisement

 

Application procedures and CV registration:

  • Kindly submit your CV and application in English and include your full name as written in your passport
  • Please note that you are required to enter the geographical location for all your previous positions while registering your CV. There is no specific field for this information in our CV form, but you can use the "Company name" field for both company and location
  • NRC reserves the right to conduct a full background check on shortlisted candidates
We do our best to provide you the most accurate info, but closing dates may be wrong on our site. Please check on the recruiting organization's page for the exact info. Candidates are responsible for complying with deadlines and are encouraged to submit applications well ahead.
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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