HIAS Resettlement Intake Associate Jobs in Kenya

HIAS Resettlement Intake Associate Jobs in Kenya

Position Summary:

HIAS seeks to recruit a Resettlement Intake Associate who will be expected to contribute towards meeting the departmental goals, aimed at promoting resettlement as a durable solution for the most at-risk refugee populations.

Essential Functions:

  • Prepare individual comprehensive physical case files for clients, complete intake forms and ensure proper filing of individual case files for resettlement consideration.

  • Conduct follow-up for cases referred from external referral partners and provide timely updates on the status of the follow-ups.

  • Conduct individual counselling to clients on the HIAS internal resettlement process and HIAS’ anti-fraud policy and procedures.

  • Attend case counselling sessions for individual clients with the aim of providing clients with timely and accurate feedback on the status of their cases.

  • Maintain a database and an individual case management strategy for cases under resettlement consideration.

  • Fill in various resettlement submission forms.

  • Follow up on status of cases from submission to departure; ensure effective in-country communication on the status and follow-up on persons of concern being considered for resettlement; ensure that records on individual cases are kept up to date.

  • Respond to all external resettlement referral partner queries relating to referred cases and other inquiries from embassies and high commissions in a timely manner.

  • Prepare project reports.

  • Perform other duties as and when required.

    Qualifications & Requirements:

  • University Degree in Law, International Studies and/or related studies.

    vMinimum of 1-2 years’ professional experience in working in refugee related context or in an NGO related context. Refugee Resettlement experience is preferred;

  • Knowledge of international legal framework governing refugees, human rights/human rights law preferred

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Excellent interviewing and counselling skills and ability to interact with refugee populations,

  • Strong interpersonal and diplomacy skills.

  • Strong computer skills, in particular Microsoft Office, excellent organizational and time management skills.

  • Proficiency in English and Swahili required.

  • Strong advocacy and research skills.

  • Strong capacity building, analytical and report writing skills;

  • Knowledge in Accountability to Affected Populations

  • Knowledge in PSEA

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; HIAS Resettlement Intake Associate Jobs in Kenya

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