Field Assistant: International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Deadline: 20 October 2019
In anticipation of funding, the IRC is seeking an experienced and professional Field Assistant for a resilience building project in Beitbridge district (Matabeleland South Province). The project focuses on a mix of irrigation; mechanization; climate smart agriculture; high value cash crops; fodder crops; livestock; and non-timber forest products, tailored to the individual climatic, geographic and market characteristics of the target wards. This will include elements of access to finance, technology and innovation, infrastructure and markets, gender equality and governance among major focus areas. The Field Assistant will report directly to the Capacity Building Officer in Beitbridge. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated capacity and success in DRR, Resilience building projects, disaster and risk management with experience working with communities.
Coordination and monitoring for smooth implementation of various DRR and Capacity Building activities in the district. Ensuring the functionality of resilience committees both at district and ward level on Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction (CBDRR) and emergency preparedness projects in project design, implementation, including data collection and analysis. Working with the local structures, identify capacity needs and addressing them accordingly. Experience of disaster response would be an added advantage.
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Created: October 11, 2019
Category: Ngo, Social Services, Kubatana
Expiry Date: Oct. 20, 2019