Emergency Prep. & Response
International is a humanitarian organization working in more than 80 countries
around the world. CARE’S vision is to seek a world of hope. Tolerance and
social justice where poverty has been overcome and people live in dignity and
security. CARE International in Pakistan (CIP) invites applications from
qualified candidates for the following position:
Emergency Preparedness and Response
a senior member of CARE Pakistan, the Emergency Preparedness Coordinator (EPC)
plays a leading role in ensuring that CARE and its partners are able to respond
to disasters in a timely and appropriate manner. In doing so the EPC manages
the implementation of CARE’s Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Risk Reduction
projects, as well as coordinates the development of strategic emergency
partnerships to support CARE’s overall capacity to respond to disasters in Pakistan. The EPC works closely with Program, Program
Development and Program Support Units of the Country Office to ensure that
emergency preparedness is integrated in all aspects of CARE’s work in Pakistan. The incumbent will help in fostering and sustaining
partnerships around the CO’s strategic programming areas with a focus on
reducing vulnerability and strengthening resilience of marginalized women to
disasters as a part of and cross cutting area for long-term development work.
Under the supervision of Director Program the EPC will lead the development and
implementation of the Emergency Preparedness Plan, lead the mainstreaming of
Disaster Risk Reduction (throughout CARE’s programming), as well as lead CARE’s
Type 1 emergency responses in Pakistan as and when required. In doing so, the
EPC will ensure accountability to CARE’s humanitarian principles and emergency
Master degree or equivalent professional qualification in Disaster Risk
/Disaster Management related discipline, development studies OR Social
of five years senior level experience in DRR and/or Emergency Preparedness
project with international organization.
in working with implementing partners, communities and capacity building.
details and submission of application logon to: www.rozee.pk Deadline for submission of application is April 05,2015. Only Short listed candidates will be contacted for
interview. Women are encouraged to apply.
Disclaimer: CARE International in Pakistan does not
charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process. CIP reserves the right to
reject any or all applications, and to make any changes to the JD and
application procedure without notice.
Contact : www.rozee.pk