Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Christian Aid Cash and Markets Senior Humanitarian Advisor Africa Job Vacancy

Senior Humanitarian Advisor Africa – Cash and Markets
Based: Nairobi or any other African Country where CA is present
Salary: Band C
Contract Type: National, Open ended
Closing date: 25th August 2013
This is an exciting opportunity to support Christian Aid’s humanitarian work in Africa, especially cash based responses to emergency response. 

The post holder will develop Christian Aid and partner capacity in cash and market based emergency programming. 

This may include the development of guidelines and training materials, giving trainings and mentoring staff and supporting the relevant ACT Alliance Community of Practice. 

He or she will also provide surge capacity for emergency response in the Africa. 

You will have excellent working knowledge of cash and market based emergency programming and how to integrate this into Humanitarian work. 

You will have a Degree level or equivalent in relevant discipline, good knowledge of emergency relief, rehabilitation and development issues including capacity building tools and techniques, understanding of participatory vulnerability and capacity assessments and understanding of the partnership approach to emergency work and experience of working with local partners.

You will require current and valid permission to work in the relevant country. 

To apply for this post, please download an application pack for international from www.christianaid.org.uk/jobs and email your completed form to: nairobirecruitment@christian-aid.org (quoting the reference number). 

Please note CVs will not be accepted and that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

Job reference: SHA/0813/MO Closing date for applications: 25th August 2013
We value diversity and aspire to reflect this in our workforce. 

We welcome applications from people from all sections of the community, irrespective of race, colour, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief.