Regional Humanitarian Coordinator, Plan International, East/Southern Africa

Plan's Regional Office of East & Southern Africa (RESA) requires a Regional Humanitarian Coordinator.

The position is for a five-year fixed-term contract. The incumbent will report to the Regional Director, and have a key working relationship with the Disaster & Risk Reduction Coordinator on technical issues. Minimum Educational Requirements:

  • B. Degree or equivalent in relevant subject. M degree preferred. Preferred Experience: This is a mid-career position.
  • A minimum of 5 years management experience in a similar position. Substantial direct experience of humanitarian work at emergency onset, particularly in relation to children. Competencies:

  • a high degree of competence in advocacy, influencing, communication, and analytical skills; strategy development, multi-cultural awareness.

    Other requirements:

  • Extensive knowledge of external policy environment.
  • Excellent command of English obligatory. Command of French or Portuguese advantageous. Extensive travel, some at short notice will be required.

    Please send your applications to david.hopwood@plan-internation before March 23

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