ICLA Assistant (CVAT) - Tehran based (Iran Nationals Only) - Iran
#29 | Tehrān
Rights Respected, People Protected
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, food security, livelihoods, legal assistance, and water, sanitation and hygiene sectors. The Norwegian Refugee Council has approximately 6000 committed and competent employees involved in projects across four continents. NRC runs the world’s largest standby rosters NORCAP, with 650 professionals, ready to be deployed on 72 hours’ notice when a crisis occurs
NRC in the Islamic Republic Iran
NRC started operations in Iran in 2012. We currently deliver humanitarian assistance in 8 provinces in the sectors of Education, Food Security and livelihoods, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Shelter construction, as well as Information, Counseling and Legal Assistance (ICLA). We co-lead several technical inter-agency working groups and provide capacity building to humanitarian partners in country. Next to our programs, NRC Iran also built an advocacy unit to develop joint messages and initiatives amongst INGOs to improve rights of the displaced.
Following several recent breakthroughs, NRC Iran is scaling up substantially its activities in support of the Government of Iran efforts towards an estimated 3,6 million Afghans residing in country and is expanding its programme unit.
About the position: ICLA Assistant (CVAT) for NRC Iran
NRC is now seeking a dedicated/experienced ICLA Assistant to contribute to conducting multi-sectoral assessments for NRC Iran Operations. The ICLA Assistant will support the ICLA Coordinator in ensuring fulfillment of the main responsibilities and objectives of the group.
Our ideal Candidate
University graduate in social sciences, humanities, or other relevant major with previous experience in humanitarian/refugee context. A results-oriented attitude and someone with a highly level of energy. Experience working in complex and volatile contexts, in particular in the Middle East. Experience working with data entry tasks and databases tools. Fluency in English, both written and verbal.
Duty Station: Tehran
Contract duration/until: End of 2019 with extension possibility.
Salary/Benefits: According to NRC’s salary scale and terms and condition
- Organization: NRC - Norwegian Refugee Council
- Location: #29 | Tehrān
- Grade: Level not specified
- Protection Officer (Refugee)
- Legal - International Law
- Administrative support
- Closing Date: 2019-01-31