Job ID
14833

Job Title
Shelter Manager

To work for
Secours Islamique France

Country
Syria

City
Damascus

Field of Work
Architecture/Interior design - Engineering

Job Type
Full time

Military service
Finished or Exempted (For male)

Minimum Education Level
Bachelor/ License Degree

Responsibilities
• Under the supervision of line manager he/she is participating at the planning, management, operations, coordination and regular monitoring of the project to ensure smooth implementation of the activities including development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation as well as strengthening the technical capabilities of the project team members.
• Under the supervision of line manager he/she manages the implementation of shelter projects including the supervision of field staff, field activities and budget monitoring.
• Ensures smooth implementation of the activities and Sphere standards, International Standards, SIF Standards and beneficiaries criteria.
• Establishment of project work plans to ensure on-time delivery of project activities, coordination of the project implementation's review, reporting to donors and internal reporting.
• Active supervision of project staff with frequent visits to the field.
• Carry out a technical assessment to establish the specific aspects of repair and rehabilitation systems in target locations, according with the beneficiaries' criteria, donor's criteria and international humanitarian standards.
• Provide technical support to shelter team staff though organizing training and building their capacities.
• Establish and agree on key performance indicators, monitor ongoing performance, and improve performance against set goals.
• Maintain confidentiality and ensure the non-disclosure of any information whatsoever relating to the practices and business of SIF, acquired in the course of duty, to any other person or organization without authority, except in the normal execution of duty.
• Perform other duties as required.


Qualifications
• BSc in Civil Engineering, Architecture or any related Engineering field.
• Minimum 3 years shelter experience including at least 2 years management experience
• Thorough technical knowledge of shelter rehabilitation/upgrade and protection mainstream
• Solid experience with household level water supply and sanitation
• Capacity building experience, including identification of training needs and training experience
• Proven ability in report writing, research and documentation
• Experience in project cycle management.
• Experience of collaboratively working with local authorities, partners, NGOs
• Thorough understanding of budgetary, HR and procurement processes
• Clear understanding of the sector/cluster/UNG/INGO/NGO system

Specific Vacancy Requirements
• Ability to organize and prioritize workload, using initiative when appropriate
• Very good communication skills and representation skills
• Ability to cope with stress, work under pressure often to strict deadlines
• Flexibility, adaptability, sense of humour, and patience
• Ability to motivate and develop skills of others
• Ability to assess problems and recommend solutions
• Able to communicate fluently in English
• Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel and ideally AutoCAD

Salary and Benefits
WE ENCOURAGED CANDIDATES TO APPLY BEFORE THE 19th OF FEBRUARY 2018 - THIS ANNOUNCEMENT WILL BE CLOSED MANUALLY UPON REACHING SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE. SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE IS REQUIRED TO JOIN IMMEDIATELY
WOMAN ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGE TO APPLY


About us
Founded in 1991, Secours Islamique France (SIF) is a nongovernmental organization devoted to international solidarity, social and humanitarian causes in the fields of humanitarian assistance and development aid, both in France and in the world.
SIF is dedicated to alleviating the suffering of the poorest people in France and around the world. It acts wherever humanitarian and social needs require mobilization of emergency relief and implementation of development programs. SIF is inspired by the values of Islam, solidarity and respect for human dignity, which are at the heart of its concerns. Through its commitment, values and missions, it calls for the building of human solidarity that transcends differences and borders.
SIF has started to work in Syria since 2008 and has been operating in many governorates namely, Aleppo, Damascus, Dara’a, Hama, Homs, Rural Damascus, and Quneitra. Shelter support is among their main programs along with education, community services, and provision of water, sanitation and hygiene support.

Required employees number
1

Posted On
Feb 05, 2018

Expiry Date
Mar 07, 2018

CV Language
English




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