Emergency Preparedness and Response Officer (Contractual), Site Management; HCMP

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Undertake the leading role in development and implementation of DRR strategy in consultation with CIC, communities and other camp actors
Make contingency plan related to cyclone, flood, landslide and fire using participatory methods in consultation with communities
Undertake disaster risk vulnerability mapping in the camps that BRAC have site management mandate, and share findings with relevant sector leads as well as advice on preparedness actions
Undertake management and training of SUVs and ensure required tools and equipment
Ensure regular drills at the camp level in coordination with the fire department, CPP and the CIC
Keep updated the list of all volunteer groups in the camp
Arrange training for capacity building of various sectors within BRAC on DRR
Attend and represent BRAC in sectoral coordination meetings both at Cox’s Bazar and at the camp level
Prepare periodic reports



Educational Requirements: Bachelor’s in disaster management or any other relevant subject from any recognised university/ institute


Experience Requirement:
Minimum 2 years of experience in humanitarian emergency assistance programs or working with refugees
Experience in undertaking contingency planning related to any of the following: Cyclone, landslide, flood or fire
Experience working with and networking with government officials

Additional Requirements:
Demonstrated capacity in developing and implementing DRR strategies in integrated programs
Ability to undertake need assessment and implement capacity building strategies for staff on DRR
Experience in staff supervision and training
Commitment to the understanding of BRAC core values and principles
Demonstrated competency to work independently with minimum supervision
Have effective acquaintance with people management, data entry management
Willingness to live and work in difficult and rapidly changing conditions
Ability and willingness to travel and stay in the field
Ability to work effectively in a culturally diverse organization
Have excellent knowledge on Office Applications
Excellent language skills both English and Bangali

Age: N/A


Salary & Benefits


Other Benefits: As per organisation policy

Job Location: Ukhia or Teknaf

Last Apply Date: 21/May/2019

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