Category Archives: North America

Knowledge Manager and Programme Support, IRC, Washington, DC, USA

IRC is looking for a bright, articulate and tech savvy knowledge manager to support the Agenda for Change partnership in Washington DC.

The position is a full-time position with a working week of 40 hours. IRC welcomes applicants of any nationality, the post will require a working permit for The United States of America, and will require being physically based in Washington DC.

In addition to the primary role of providing knowledge support to the Agenda for Change, you are also tasked to provide support to IRC’s US presence including:

  • Administrative and logistical support to IRC’s US representative
  • Support on business and partnership development in collaboration with IRC’s strategic partnership team

Application deadline: 18 June 2017

Interested? Read more in the full vacancy notice.

WASH Project Manager – Generic (All Medair field programmes)

Role and Responsibilities

To plan, develop, monitor and evaluate the assigned WASH project(s). Assess WASH needs, design projects, write proposals and initiate and effectively manage and report on projects in line with the objectives, timeframe and budget. Provide technical support, leadership and strategic direction; meet quality standards in WASH delivery, encourage beneficiary participation, liaise with other stakeholders and manage and train WASH staff.

Project Overview

Emergency Relief and Recovery projects in countries of high vulnerability.

Medair

Medair brings life-saving relief and recovery in disasters, conflict areas, and other crises by working alongside the most vulnerable. Its Internationally Recruited (IRS) and HQ staff are inspired by their Christian faith to care for people in need, providing practical and compassionate support, regardless of race, religion, or politics. Medair has achieved the ISO 9001:2008 certification, worldwide. This certification signifies that Medair effectively delivers goods and services with a focus on beneficiary needs. Founded in 1989, Medair’s unwavering commitment continues to bring hope to the world’s most vulnerable.

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