2 Disaster Risk Reduction & Environmental (DRR) Officer (2 positions, Kyaka & Nakivale) Job at Oxfam - Jobs in Uganda

2 Disaster Risk Reduction & Environmental (DRR) Officer (2 positions, Kyaka & Nakivale)

Location: Nakivale

Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO 

Occupational Category: Admin & Office 

Work Hours: Full-time, 08 hours per day 

Salary: UGX Attractive 

No. of vacancies: 02 

Deadline: 04 November 2020 

Employment Type: full-time 

LOCATION: Nakivale,Kyaka , Western Region, Uganda, 00256 

Hiring Organization Oxfam

Description: 
Disaster Risk Reduction & Environmental (DRR) Officer (2 positions, Kyaka & Nakivale)
The primary responsibility of this position is strengthening resilience through enhanced Local Disaster Risk Management Capacities of refugees and host communities through improved natural resources management, disaster risk mitigation and early warning. The post holder will implement the project with a strong focus on natural resource management and restoration. S/He will support capacity gaps assessment and strengthening of relevant departments within DLG and sub counties and communities, lead environmental protection and restoration activities, as well as contribute to proposal development & program monitoring and review. This position supports Oxfam’s leadership and investment in the key areas of integrating DRR into development and emergency response activities and measuring the impact of DRR initiatives.

Responsibilities:


    Not Stated

Educational requirements:


    • • This position will require a range of skills and experience including a Bachelor’s degree preferably in the field of Environment and Natural Resource Management, Agriculture, Disaster risk management, or environmental science .

Experience requirements:


    At least 3 to 4 years’ work experience and knowledge on implementation of Disaster Risk Reduction and Environment interventions in a disaster/conflict context.

Desired Skills:


    • Conversant with international and national humanitarian policy guidelines and standards including the SENDAI Framework, the Core Humanitarian Standard, the SPHERE minimum standards, National Disaster Management Policy.
    • Proven experience in Community mobilisation and advocacy work.
    • Proven experience in capacity strengthening to community or/and local organisation on DRR and Environment.

Qualifications:


    Not stated

Benefits:

  • Attractive

Incentives:

  • Attractive

Application procedure
Please follow the links below to access the detailed Job Description and submit your application by 4th November, 2020. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) & Environmental Officer
http://bit.do/fKrnB - Internal (staff) applicants
http://bit.do/fKrnG - External applicants

Date Posted: 2020-10-26

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