EORE Team Leader
Danish Refugee Council, one of the world’s leading humanitarian NGOs, is currently looking for a qualified and motivated qualified and motivated EORE Team Leader who will lead the deployment for EORE activities following the procedures outlined in the current HDP GOP and Ukraine EORE SOP.
The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is a leading protection agency with a mandate to promote and protect durable solutions to conflict and displacement affected populations based on humanitarian principles and human rights. DRC is implementing a multi-sector response to support Ukraine refugees, IDPs, and host populations both within Ukraine and the neighboring countries of Poland, Romania and Moldova, and wider Europe.
Due to the ongoing conflict that began in February 2022, DRC opened offices in Poland, Moldova, and Romania to provide support to the displaced population in partnership with civil society organizations and national NGOs, duty bearers, and other actors. DRC continues to implement in these three countries through partnerships, technical assistance and capacity exchange, and direct implementation in some cases.
About the Job
The EORE Team Leader will lead the deployment for EORE (Explosive Ordnance Risk Education) activities following the procedures outlined in the current HDP GOP and Ukraine EORE SOP.
- Assist the EORE PM in the planning of EORE tasks.
- Implement EORE activities in compliance with relevant SOPs and guidelines, including desk assessment, individual interviews, focus group discussions, key stakeholder interviews, and reporting.
- Directly supervise and QA EORE teams under his/her responsibility and ensure compliance with timelines, deadlines, and quality standards and SOPs.
- Understand and follow all safety SOPs and communicate any change in the security situation to the EORE PM and Safety team.
- Establish and maintain working relations with local authorities and with communities of intervention.
- Establish working relations and regular Communications with security stakeholders (police, military, civil defense, vigilantes) in the areas of operations.
- Ensure and maintain the equipment in good condition and report any damage to EORE PM.
- Keep records of daily, weekly, and monthly activities.
- Report progress daily to the EORE PM.
- All other responsibilities included in the approved EORE SOP.
To be successful in this role we expect you to have a minimum of 1-3 years of proven experience in EORE, ideally as a Team Leader. Moreover, we also expect the following:
- University degree in social science or tertiary education in any other relevant field will be considered an asset.
- Certificate/Accreditation of participation in Explosive Ordnance Risk Education (or similar) Training (ToT) by recognized INGO.
- Knowledge of local communities; actual inhabitants of these areas are preferred.
- Ability to manage and analyze sensitive and confidential information.
- Previous experience in conducting interviews and surveys.
- Basic knowledge in IM/GIS.University degree in
- Proven ability to use new technologies to gather information.
- Excellent planning and organizational skills.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Excellent ability to work in a team.
- Full professional proficiency in English.
- Good knowledge of Ukrainian and/or Russian.
- Knowledge of the local language will be considered an asset.
In this position, you are expected to demonstrate DRC’s five core competencies:
- Striving for excellence: You focus on reaching results while ensuring an efficient process.
- Collaborating: You involve relevant parties and encourage feedback.
- Taking the lead: You take ownership and initiative while aiming for innovation.
- Communicating: You listen and speak effectively and honestly.
- Demonstrating integrity: You act in line with DRC’s vision and values.
Contract length: August 2022 - February 2023, with the possibility of extension depending on funding.
Band: Management, G
Duty base: 1 in Warsaw, 1 in Lublin.
Start date: ASAP
Number of positions: 2
We offer a competitive salary and benefits in accordance with Danish Refugee Council’s Terms of Employment for National Staff.
All applicants must upload a cover letter and an updated CV in English. Applications sent by email will not be considered.
Closing date for applications: August 19th, 2022.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and we, therefore, encourage you to apply as soon as possible.