PUI recruits 01 Grants and Knowledge Manager
Starting date : Septembre 2019
Duration of Mission: 6 months
Location: Damas, Syria
Première Urgence Internationale is a non-governmental, non-profit, non-political and non-religious international aid organization. Our teams are committed to supporting civilians’ victims of marginalization and exclusion, or hit by natural disasters, wars and economic collapses, by answering their fundamental needs. Our aim is to provide emergency relief to uprooted people in order to help them recover their dignity and regain self-sufficiency. The association leads in average 200 projects per year in the following sectors of intervention: food security, health, nutrition, construction and rehabilitation of infrastructures, water, sanitation, hygiene and economic recovery. PUI is providing assistance to around 6 million people in 22 countries – in Africa, Asia, Middle East, Eastern Europe and France.
Humanitarian situation and needs:
The worsening of the security situation in Syria over the past 6 years has led to massive population displacement inside and outside Syria. UN Agencies estimate that the number are registered as refugee by the UNHCR in the neighbouring countries of internally displaced is now reaching 6.5 million (OCHA, 2016), and 4.2 million of people (Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey, Egypt, Iraq).
The Syrian economy has been severely affected by the crisis and is expected to continue to decline. Productive sectors have almost come to a standstill due to insecurity in agricultural as well as industrial areas. Disrupted transport links, electricity and fuel recurrent shortages make worse the daily life of Syrian people. Security issues as well as access to the field remain a huge concern to carry out humanitarian project supporting the conflict-affected Syrian families.
Urgent humanitarian assistance is required in terms of health, food, NFIs, shelter, WaSH, education and livelihoods in order to improve the living conditions of the estimated 13.5 million people in need in Syria (OCHA, 2017). The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC), RC/RC movement, UN Agencies, national NGOs and few INGOs are providing relief to the crisis-affected Syrian population all over the 14 Governorates.
Our actions in the field:
The current operational strategy for Premiere Urgence Internationale (PUI) in Syria is to alleviate the human suffering of the Syrian people in Syria by delivering sound, needs-based humanitarian assistance, while promoting a life-sustaining response. PUI’s positioning on, shelter, education, livelihoods, and WaSH sectors remain a priority.
Based on 10 years of experience conducting humanitarian operations in Syria, supporting Iraqi refugees and lately Syrians affected by the crisis, PUI has played an important role in responding to the needs of the population within six governorates (Aleppo, Damascus, Rural Damascus, Homs, Hama, Tartous, Lattakia, Dera’a) and through the following interventions:
As part of our actions in Syria, we are looking for a Grants and Knowledge Manager.
The Grant and Knowledge Manager will work under the supervision of the Deputy head of mission for Programs and in coordination with the Information and data officers regarding grant management, reporting. The position will also be focused on data analysis in order to inform evidence based programming demonstrated in concept notes and proposals.
Tasks and responsibilities:
Under the direct supervision of the Deputy head of mission for Programs, and supervising the Grant Officer, the Grant and knowledge Manager will be responsible for:
Data management and analysis to inform evidence based programming, including capitilization of good practices.
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|Expériences / Formation du candidat||Training: BA/S or equivalent in social science, program management, international development or other humanities based degree.
|Experience||0 à 3 ans|
|Secteurs d’activité||Gestion crise / post-crise|
|Pays||Moyen Orient, Syrie|
|Salaire / Indemnité||
|Comment postuler||If you wish to apply, follow this link and fill in the form on our website.|
|Date de fin de validité||30/11/2019|