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  • Organization: IRC - International Rescue Committee
  • Location: lashio, myanmar
  • Grade: Junior
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Human Resources
    • Operations and Administrations
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Admin and HR Officer

lashio, myanmar

Requisition ID: req5724

Job Title: Admin and HR Officer

Sector: Human Resources

Employment Category: Regular

Employment Type: Full-Time

Open to Expatriates: No

Location: Lashio, Myanmar

Job Description

The Admin and HR Officer to assists HR and Admin Unit (Yangon) and Field Coordinator by managing the day-to-day operation of the Admin and HR & Operation Unit.



  • Works as a key player responsible for the implementation of IRC programs with attention to program quality and ensure necessary supports are rendered to the program staff.
  • Perform office day to day works including proper usage of office equipment, transportation and accommodation arrangement for program staff to field sites.
  • Any additional duty assigned by the supervisor.

Human Resource

  • Collect Attendance sheet, leave forms, R & R request, time sheet and other necessary documents and deliver to Yangon HR office.
  • Post and circulate internal and external vacancy announcements.
  • Participate in relevant interview panels.
  • Make sure that all the staff is issued ID cards.
  • Coordinate with Senior HR Officer to provide support to program and operations staff in interpretation of HR policies and procedures and provide technical support on HR issues.
  • Collect and review staff Performance appraisals and share with the CO in timely manner and provide effective feedback to the management on these.
  • Ensure proper orientation for all new staff with periodic; such orientations must be held with HR, Finance, Supply Chain, Security, IT and Programs.
  • Issuing pocket emergency contact list cards
  • Recruitment & Selection; NRR form, advertisement, developing questionnaire, interview & selection to Assistant level & below.
  • Telephone tree to all staff.
  • NSPP orientation to staff.


  • Coordinate with program staff to arrange transportation and accommodation for the staff and visitors to travel to field sites, airport pick up and other travels in the area.
  • Collect invoices and prepare Payment Requests to settle the transportation and accommodation expenses of the staff and visitors.
  • Cooperate with Yangon office to get TA for international staff visiting the area and deliver to relevant government departments in due time.
  • Prepare draft letter to issue to government and/ or other agencies.
  • Prepare report on international staff visit to submit to in line ministries.
  • Prepare necessary arrangement for local monthly coordination meeting.
  • Participate in monthly meeting at office with program staff to have effective coordination.
  • Supervise the cleaner to fulfill the needs of the staff (e.g water, electricity etc…) at guesthouses.

Office management

  • Develop a good and proper filing system for all documents.
  • Develop and keep maintain a good relationship and coordination with program staff for better working environment.
  • Cooperate with Finance Officer and Yangon finance team to settle the payment related with field office expenses.


  • Ensure timeliness and completeness of field office monthly Admin reports to IRC Yangon office and local State government.
  • Take the role of note taker in monthly office coordination meeting, draft meeting minutes and circulate internally.


  • Assign tasks to night guard and cleaner.
  • Directly monitor the works of night guard, driver and cleaner.


  • Diploma in Human Resources Management, Business Administration or related field.
  • Minimum 3 years; experience in the Human Resources and Administration function.
  • Professional experience with INGOs/NGOs and /or international experience is a plus; interest in humanitarian field is preferred.
  • Strong technical skills, documentation skills, management and organizational skills.
  • Strong inter-personal, communication and report-writing skills.
  • Flexibility and ability to work under pressure.
  • Willingness to travel and participate in emergency disaster response.
  • Adaptability for working in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Very strong proficiency in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint is required.
  • Written and spoken fluency in English is required.

Myanmar nationals with relevant skills sets and proven experience of working at international level are strongly encouraged.

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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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