Background Bahar Organization is an independent non-profit and non-governmental organization that provides humanitarian aids to vulnerable people without any discrimination in all its forms. BO is operating to response for the needs and basic requirement of the humanitarian crisis in Syria in the middle of the affected communities caused by the conflict the basic principles of BO’s activities are to enhance the basic life standards to the affected population by delivering the humanitarian aid based on the needs.
Overview of Position:
The current position is assigned as part of the project “Restoring Livelihoods through Agriculture Revitalization in North East Syria (RLAR)” implemented by Bahar in cooperation with Concern in Kobani and Ein Issa. The project goal is to improve food security and resilient and sustainable livelihoods for conflict-affected farmers in North-East Syria.
Three outcomes will be pursued:
i) Poor and vulnerable farming households’ agriculture and livestock assets and productivity are recovered and reinforced
ii) Market access and functionality is improved.
iii) Future and current agro-pastoral livelihoods programming is improved.
The Project Officer will supervise the project in the field and report the progress to the Program Coordinator.
Reports to: Program Coordinator based in Erbil
Project Manager and all field staff
Required Skills and Capabilities:
Academic Qualification/s and Professional Experience:
Language proficiency: Advanced (reading, writing and speaking) English, Arabic preferred
MS Office proficiency
Ability to transfer gained skills to other staff.
Ability to work in a multi-cultural and multi-ethnic environment with respect for diversity.
Adhering to organization’s vision, mission, goals and objectives; commitment to humanitarian principles and actions.
Knowledge and familiarity with institutional donor funding requirements and regulations.
Ability to prioritize tasks and to synthesize.
Strong attention to details and high level of organization.
Excellent presentation and communication skills.
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work under pressure.
Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills. Effective leadership and planning and excellent dispute resolution skills.
Interested candidates can apply by sending their CV to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org by COB Sunday 12 of May 2019.
Candidates need to indicate the Position applied for in the subject line by Project Officer -2
The post will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to BO’s office for an interview.