YALI JOBS || Communication Field Officer

Company and Job Information


Employer: ICRC

Category: Development / Non-Profit

Location: Sa'adah

Posted on: 21 , Jan 2017

Deadline: 12 , Feb 2017

Position Details

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is a neutral and independent humanitarian organisation which works to protect the lives and dignity of victims of armed conflicts and to alleviate suffering as a result of war.

Please visit www.icrc.org for more information.

The ICRC is looking for suitable candidate to fill the position of

Communication Field Officer

  • 1 Vacancy
  • Term of employment: Indefinite
  • Work Place: Saada

Main tasks:

  • Contributes to the better understanding of ICRC’s operational environment in Saada through media monitoring, environment scanning and regular analysis
  • Contributes to the implementation and running of specific projects / programmes, in a mainly independent manner
  • Develops and strengthens outreach and maintains contacts with  local media agencies/focal
  • Plans and organises Com related filed trips
  • Contributes to written reporting
  • Contributes to the annual ‘planning for results’ (PfR) exercise and budget follow-up
  • Contributes to the development and production of communication tools and material
  • Supervises staff and contributes to appraisals (if existent)

Selection requirements:

  • University degree or professional diploma
  • 3 - 5 years of work experience in a similar field
  • Very good knowledge of written and spoken English and Arabic
  • Good knowledge of the geographically assigned environment
  • Very Good analytical skills
  • Very good computer skills
  • Team leadership skills

How to Apply

Interested candidates should send the following:

  • A letter of motivation in English
  • A detailed C.V. in English
  • Copy only of the highest academic degree obtained + work certificates

Only short listed candidates will be contacted

Please send your applications by email to sad_saada@icrc.org  indicating in the subject line (Communication Filed Officer)