ACTED recruits 01 Junior EU Aid Volunteer / Program Operations
Since 1993, as an international non-governmental organization, ACTED has been committed to immediate humanitarian relief to support those in urgent need and protect people’s dignity, while co-creating longer term opportunities for sustainable growth and fulfilling people’s potential.
ACTED endeavours to respond to humanitarian crises and build resilience; promote inclusive and sustainable growth; co-construct effective governance and support the building of civil society worldwide by investing in people and their potential.
We go the last mile: ACTED’s mission is to save lives and support people in meeting their needs in hard to reach areas. With a team of 4,600 national staff 400 international staff, ACTED is active in 37 countries and implements more than 500 projects a year reaching over 11 million beneficiaries.
The EU Aid Volunteers initiative provides opportunities to European citizens and long-term residents, from a wide range of backgrounds and with a diversity of skills and professional experience, to get involved in humanitarian aid projects, support the provision of needs based humanitarian aid in third countries and engage in volunteering opportunities, through deployment
Operational and security context:
ACTED has been present in Sri Lanka since January 2005, following the immediate aftermath of the violent tsunami that struck the east coast of the island in December 2004. Since the deployment of disaster relief and rehabilitation activities in the Eastern Province, the NGO has remained mobilized to respond to specific emergencies caused in particular by natural disasters, and has worked with communities and local civil society to build sustainable resilience and support the most vulnerable.
Pockets of poverty in a middle-income country
A high vulnerability to natural disasters
Increasing gender inequality
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Preparation/cross check of Allocation tables
• Contribute to the development of Procurement plans
3. EUAV Communications
a) During the deployment period, the volunteers will have to realize communications activities in order to raise awareness of the EUAV imitative, share volunteer experiences and opportunities, encourage spirit of volunteerism and positive activism and create European connections.
|Expériences / Formation du candidat||Transversal competences
Understanding the humanitarian context of the EU Aid Volunteers initiative and applying humanitarian principles
Managing projects in humanitarian contexts
Finance and LogisticsThe candidate for EU Aid Volunteers must be a citizen of the EU or a third country national who is a long-term resident in an EU Member State, and must have a minimum age of 18 years.
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in humanitarian studies / Political Science / M&E / Project Development / Finance / Logistics
|Experience||0 à 3 ans|
|Fonctions||Services et Logistique|
|Secteurs d’activité||Eau et assainissement, Gestion crise / post-crise, Développement économique et local|
|Pays||Asie, Sri Lanka|
|Salaire / Indemnité||Learning opportunities:
This program places great importance on the EUAV management and career development. The selected volunteers will undertake a learning and development program that will include an induction, trainings during the deployment and a post-deployment support and dissemination activities. Their learning and development plan will be completed with the support of a L&D manager, a mentor and their line manager
Working and living conditions:
EU Volunteer benefits include: subsistence allowances in line with EU Aid Volunteer daily allowances (675.69 euros per month in France, 270.44 euros per month in Sri Lanka), coverage of all accommodation during apprenticeship in Paris, and in ACTED guesthouse when in the field, travel costs (return flight from Sri Lanka), a luggage allowance of 50 kg, provision of medical, repatriation, and life insurance, reimbursement of visas and vaccinations costs and resettlement allowance (100 per completed month of deployment).
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|Date de fin de validité||30/06/2019|