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DRC - Danish Refugee Council

Welcome to the career site of Danish Refugee Council (DRC) at UNjobfinder!

The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is a humanitarian, non-governmental, non-profit organisation founded in 1956 that works in more than 30 countries throughout the world.

DRC fulfils its mandate by providing direct assistance to conflict-affected populations – refugees, internally displaced people (IDPs) and host communities in the conflict areas of the world; and by advocating on behalf of conflict-affected populations internationally, and in Denmark, on the basis of humanitarian principles and the Human Rights Declaration.

DRC understand "durable solutions" as any means by which the situation of refugees can be permanently and satisfactorily resolved, enabling them to live normal lives. Durable solutions can be voluntary repatriation, local integration or resettlement. In Denmark, DRC assists refugees in all aspects of integration as well as asylum procedures. Internationally, DRC actively participates in supporting the protection of refugees, and promoting durable solutions for conflict-affected populations.

Careers at The Danish Refugee Council (DRC)

“No displaced person must be without help when it comes to finding protection and durable solutions.”

This is the vision of the Danish Refugee Council. If you want to be a part of realising this vision, DRC will be happy to receive your application. They are always looking for skilled people interested in sharing their many tasks.

In DRC everybody works toward the same goal but the course of a typical working day for each individual employee naturally depends on tasks and – not least – whether he or she works in Copenhagen or in e.g. Darfur, Sudan. Multifarious tasks in Denmark and international programmes in approximately 30 countries around the world make DRC an interesting and challenging work place.

Less than 5% of DRC positions are filled with international expats. Expat positions include Project and Programme Managers, Finance and Administration Managers and Country Directors, and experts, e.g. WatSan, Livelihood, Protection and Advocacy, and Legal.

DRC only receive applications via their online-application form. This also applies to their Stand-by Roster and unsolicited applications respectively.

Most of DRC's positions are recruited locally and will only be advertised locally. Please note that applications to local positions as a general rule are to be sent to our local office and not to HQ.

Current jobs

Supply Chain Officer
Junior
Closes: 2019-10-05
Mocha
Protection Assistant - Medical
Junior
Closes soon: 2019-09-28
Sanaa (Yemen)
Oficial de monitoreo y evaluacion
Junior
Closes: 2019-09-30
Riohacha (Colombia)
Site Management Support Team Leader
Junior
Closes: 2019-09-29
Attica (Greece)
Drivers
Administrative Services and Support - Generally no need for Higher Education - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-09-27
Kibondo (Tanzania)
Coordinateur/-trice National(e) Sûreté
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-10-07
Niamey (Niger)
Finance & Administration Assistant
Administrative Services and Support - Generally no need for Higher Education - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-10-01
Djibouti (Djibouti)
Volunteer
Volunteer
Closes: 2019-09-29
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Camp Management Officer (Community Mobilization)
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-28
Cox's Bazaar (Bangladesh)
Site Operations Assistant
Level not specified
Closes: 2019-10-10
Larissa
Head of Safety
Senior - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2019-10-06
Erbil (Iraq)
Base Manager
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-10-10
Mrauk Oo (Myanmar)
Information Management Officer (GBV)
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-09-30
Cox's Bazaar (Bangladesh)
Finance Coordinator (Budgeting and Reporting)
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-10-01
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning Coordinator
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-10-01
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Driver
Administrative Services and Support - Generally no need for Higher Education - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-10-02
Kiryandongo (Uganda)
Protection Assistant
Junior
Closes: 2019-10-02
Thessaloníki (Greece)
Livelihoods Officer - Environment
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-10-02
Kiryandongo (Uganda)
Grants Management Manager
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-09-30
Kibondo (Tanzania)
Open call for Area Managers
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2099-03-29
Global
Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability & Learning (MEAL) Officer
Level not specified
Closes: 2019-10-30
Sittwe (Myanmar)
Finance Officer
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-24
Al Başrah (Iraq)
Safety and Security Officer
Junior
Closes soon: 2019-09-27
Attica (Greece)
Information Management Assistant
Junior
Closes: 2019-09-30
Irbid (Jordan)
Finance Officer
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-10-13
Bekaa (Lebanon)
Human Resources Officer (Re-advertised)
Junior
Closes: 2019-09-29
Erbil (Iraq)
Finance Officer
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-24
Sa'ada (Yemen)
Cash Assistance Program Manager / MPCA
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-27
Bogotá (Colombia)
Administration Manager
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-26
Damascus (Syria)
Protection Assistant - Legal
Junior
Closes soon: 2019-09-28
Adjumani (Uganda)
Livelihoods Manager
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-27
Dadaab (Kenya)
Project Specialist - Diaspora(Re-Advertised)
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-26
Jijiga (Ethiopia)
Support Services Team Leader
Junior
Closes: 2019-10-01
Djibouti (Djibouti)
Team Leader – Supply Chain (Re-Advertised)
Junior
Closes soon: 2019-09-26
Jijiga (Ethiopia)
Area Manager
Senior - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes soon: 2019-09-25
Shire (Ethiopia)
Area Manager
Senior - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes soon: 2019-09-25
Bule Hora (Ethiopia)
Area Manager
Senior - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2019-10-04
Maiduguri (Nigeria)
Project Officer- Integration
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-26
Jijiga (Ethiopia)
WASH Programme Manager
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-10-01
Juba (South Sudan)
Project Officer- Diaspora
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-26
Jijiga-Kebribayah
Finance Specialist-Reporting and Budgeting
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-26
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Re-advertisement : Project Team Leader Koch – Protection, HLP, and Peace-building
Junior
Closes soon: 2019-09-27
Koch
Camp Management Assistant
Junior
Closes soon: 2019-09-25
Kibondo (Tanzania)
Livelihoods Manager (Re-advertised)
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-10-04
Sittwe (Myanmar)
Human Resources and Administration Assistant
Administrative Services and Support - Generally no need for Higher Education - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-09-25
Arua (Uganda)
Supply Chain Coordinator/ Procurement
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-09-30
Maiduguri (Nigeria)
Responsable Logistique et Approvisionnement
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-27
Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso)
Protection Assistant
Junior
Closes soon: 2019-09-24
Pulka
Program Officer
Level not specified
Closes soon: 2019-09-24
Shire(Hitsats Refugee Camp)-Tigray
Protection Assistant (Protection Monitoring and Capacity Building)
Junior
Closes soon: 2019-09-25
kerbala (Iraq)
Protection Officer
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-25
Diyala (Ba'quba)
MEAL Manager
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-24
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
MEAL Specialist
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-24
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Risk & Compliance Coordinator/Specialist
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-24
Damascus (Syria)
Risk & Compliance Coordinator/Specialist
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-24
Damascus (Syria)
Risk & Compliance Coordinator/Specialist
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-24
Damascus (Syria)
Protection Officer (Community Based Protection)
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-25
Diyala (Ba'quba)
Protection Officer (Community Based Protection)
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-25
Diyala (Ba'quba)
Camp Management Coordinator - Re-Advertisement
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-25
Mogadishu (Somalia)
Camp Management Coordinator - Re-Advertisement
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-25
Mogadishu (Somalia)
Directeur des fonctions supports
Senior - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2019-10-10
Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso)
Project Support Specialist- Event Specialist
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-24
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Safety and Liaison Manager (Re-advertised)
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-10-02
Sittwe (Myanmar)
Teacher
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-27
Larissa
Team Leader - Livelihoods
Junior
Closes soon: 2019-09-23
Dolo Ado
Protection Field Assistant – Child Protection
Level not specified
Closes soon: 2019-09-22
Homs (Syria)
Human Resources Officer
Junior
Closes soon: 2019-09-23
Jalalabad (Afghanistan)
Finance Manager
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-22
Damascus (Syria)
Area Manager
Senior - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes soon: 2019-09-22
Shire (Ethiopia)
Advocacy Legal Officer
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-22
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Economic Recovery Manager
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-22
Amman (Jordan)
Líder de equipo de Ayuda Legal
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-22
Riohacha (Colombia)
Oficial de Ayuda Legal
Junior
Closes soon: 2019-09-22
Riohacha (Colombia)
Protection Officer (Legal)
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes soon: 2019-09-22
Tel Afar
Protection Assistant – CP Case Worker
Junior
Closes: 2019-09-30
Bekaa (Lebanon)
Regional Durable Solutions Secretariat (ReDSS) Coordinator for the Great Lakes
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-09-29
Bujumbura (Burundi)
Protection Officer
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-09-30
Bule Hora (Ethiopia)
Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability & Learning Officer (Re-advertised)
Level not specified
Closes: 2019-10-31
Maruk Oo, Rakhine State
Coordinateur/-trice Protection
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-09-30
Bangui (Central African Republic)
Regional Head of Support Services, West Africa
Senior - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2019-09-30
Dakar (Senegal)
DDG MA/MRE Coordinator
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-10-07
Sloviansk (Ukraine)
Livelihoods Assistant (Agriculture)
Junior
Closes soon: 2019-09-22
Sloviansk (Ukraine)
Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability & Learning (MEAL) Team Leader
Junior
Closes: 2019-09-30
Sittwe (Myanmar)
Open call for Country Director position candidates
Senior - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2099-03-29
All
Protection Team Leader
Junior
Closes: 2019-10-11
bekaa
Country Director
Senior - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes soon: 2019-09-23
Bangui (Central African Republic)
Supply Chain Assistant -Procurement /Logistics
Administrative Services and Support - Generally no need for Higher Education - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-09-27
Abuja (Nigeria)
Livelihoods Assistant (Grants)
Junior
Closes soon: 2019-09-22
Slovyansk
Open call for Head of Support Services candidates
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2099-03-29
All regions
Protection Project Manager
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-11-02
Beni (Congo Democratic)
Monitoring Evaluation Accountability and Learning (MEAL) Officer
Level not specified
Closes: 2019-12-31
Bule Hora (Ethiopia)
Head of Programme
Senior - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2019-09-30
Bangui (Central African Republic)
Protection Officer
Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Closes: 2019-12-31
Multiple locations (Various)