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The Lutheran World Federation
Department for World Service / Kenya - Djibouti Programme
The LWF Humanitarian Emergency Team East & Central Africa
The LWF Humanitarian Emergency Team is based in Nairobi and responsible for implementation of the LWF emergency response strategy in Eastern and Central Africa.
The positions in the regional emergency team, East & Central Africa include:
Operations / Program Officer
The incumbent will, under the Team Leader, be responsible to plan, implement and scale up emergency response operations.
Liaise with partners, coordinate the LWF response with other actors and ensure that implementation is coordinated with the LWF country program in respective country (when applicable).
He/She is expected to play a leading role in the practical aspects of emergency response operations.
A University degree in relevant field from a recognized university.
Relevant experience and competencies
Several years of experience in related work.
Proven, documented practical field experience from more than one country in East and Central Africa will be an important aspect.
All persons must be able to travel, frequently, with very short notice and be able and willing to stay out of the home base for several weeks or even months at a time.
LWF/DWS is an equal opportunity employer, irrespective of gender, race or religious affiliation.
Female candidates are encouraged to apply.
Our recruitment and selection procedures reflect the organization’s commitment to the prevention of abuse and exploitation of beneficiaries.
Applications and detailed CV must include email address and telephone contacts of 3 referees, one of whom must be your supervisor in your current/former employment.
C/o Office Administrator,
P.O. Box 40870, GPO-00100,
Or e-mail to: hr [at] lwfkenya.org
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
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