Job title: Humanitarian Programme Officer – LAC
Duty station: Bogota, Colombia
Starting date: Immediate
Initial contract: 2-year fixed term contract
Position at (%): 100%
Reports to: Regional Representative Latin America and the Caribbean
Languages required: English, Spanish
Experience: Minimum 5 years
Application deadline: 30/08/2021
ACT Alliance is looking for a Humanitarian Programme to support ACT members and country forums in Latin America and the Caribbean to develop/implement emergency preparedness and response plans and manage the implementation of the humanitarian mechanism based on the ACT Humanitarian Policy and integration of resilience programming in humanitarian appeals. She/he primarily will work closely with ACT Alliance members and forums at the country-level, supporting humanitarian work in LAC, and with the secretariat’s humanitarian and regional teams.
For the full Terms of Reference see: Humanitarian Programme Officer-LAC position
HOW TO APPLY
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and a cover letter, in English and by email only, to email@example.com by 24.00 CET 30/08/2021. Please put “HPO LAC” in the subject line and name your documents (attachments): “Firstname lastname CV” and “Firstname lastname Cover letter”. Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
ACT adheres to the SCHR misconduct scheme https://www.schr.info/the-misconduct-disclosure-scheme. As such, ACT will contact the current and/or former employer of the preferred candidate as part of reference checking, asking them to fill in a Statement of Conduct. When applying for this position, please confirm in the body of the email that you give your consent to ACT asking your current/former employer for a Statement of Conduct should you be the preferred candidate and that you will provide the contact details of the relevant HR person/department that can provide such a statement.
Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.