Norwegian Refugee Council Staff Safety Manager Jobs in Ethiopia
Norwegian Refugee Council Staff Safety Manager Develop and implement the NRC Security Management Systems and Procedures at national level
Jobs in Ethiopia
Job Id: 224190
Location: Addis Ababa with travel to the fields, Addis Ababa
Career Level: Senior Level (5+ years experience)
Employment Type: Full time
Being an employee of the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) in Ethiopia the Staff Safety Manager is expected to represent NRC in a responsible manner and always act in accordance with NRC’s Code of Conduct and the four organizational values: Dedicated, innovative, inclusive and accountable.
The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is present in five regions in Ethiopia, providing refugees and internally displaced people with emergency relief and help them to rebuild their lives.
NRC works within the sectors of Education, Shelter, WASH, Livelihood and Food Security, ICLA (Information, Counselling and Legal Assistance), and Child Protection.
Roles & Responsibilities:
Review NRC Security Management Systems and Procedures and revise based on changes to the context
Provide Country Management Group (CMG) with strategic advice based on changes to the context
Ensure all staff, mainly CMG are fully aware of security context of the country and all operational areas.
Act as an adviser to CMG leader during a crisis and take lead as and when delegated
Minimize/mitigate security risks to staff, assets, operations and image of NRC
Management of security staff at country office
Support, train and capacity build security staff in all offices
Ensure all staff receive context specific safety and security related trainings
Prepare reports as required
Ensure NRC is a proactive member of security coordination mechanisms in national and field level
Ensure NRC has sufficient funds to cover for safety and security costs
Conduct Security Risk Analysis (SRA) for country as well as individual operational areas and revise these periodically according to minimum operational requirements (MOSS)
Update MOSS compliance score cards on a monthly basis
Ensure all staff have completed UN’s “Basic Security in The Field” and “Advanced Security in the Filed” online courses
Ensure all staff have received Hostile Environment Individual Security Training (HEIST) and first aid training
Carry out daily and weekly situational analysis and provide strategic advice to Country Director and Country Management Group accordingly
Oversee and provide necessary advice on developing safety and security plans for Rapid Response Missions
Take part in Go/No Go meetings providing inputs to new proposals/concept notes/budgets
Compile and send weekly reports to HQ
Be an active member of NGO security coordination mechanisms in national level and ensure field offices do the same.
Ensure internal information gathering, storing and sharing systems are in place
Maintain a database of contacts at national level and field level that could be useful during negotiations and crises situations.
Ensure all field offices are compliance with MOSS by carrying out periodic audits
Ensure all offices are fully equipped to monitor movements, respond to emergencies i.e.- medical, hibernation, relocation/evacuation etc.
Qualifications and Competences:
Graduate with the minimum of 5 years of experience as a senior Security Manager in a humanitarian/recovery context
Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
Knowledge about own leadership skills/profile
Fluency in English, both written and verbal
Valid driver’s license
Knowledge of the context in Ethiopia, proven writing and reporting skills
Managing resources to optimise results
Handling insecure environments
Communicating with impact and respect
Planning and delivering results
Empowering and building trust
Managing performance and development
How to Apply
All employees of the Norwegian Refugee Council should be able to adhere to our Codes of Conduct and the four organizational values: Dedicated, innovative, inclusive and accountable.
Interested candidates who meet the above criteria are invited to send in their application letters including updated curriculum vitae with day-time telephone number and contact details of three work-related referees only through www.ethiojobs.net
OR www.webcruiter.no (If it is possible, attach photocopies of the most relevant educational certificates/testimonials). Applications should reach NRC latest by October 11, 2019.
NB: only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.
“Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply as NRC offers attractive salary and benefit with on-the-job training opportunities!”
Norwegian Refugee Council Staff Safety Manager
Jobs in Ethiopia
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