Current Hiring Practices and Trends in the Development Sector
- BY David Mackenzie
The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization with 60 years of experience in helping to create a safer and more dignified life for refugees and internally displaced people. NRC advocates for the rights of displaced populations and offers assistance within the shelter, education, emergency food security, legal assistance, and water,sanitation and hygiene sectors.
The Norwegian Refugee Council has approximately 5000 committed and competent employees involved in projects across four continents. In addition, NRC runs one of the world’s largest standby rosters -NORCAP, with 650 professionals, ready to be deployed on 72 hours notice when a crisis occurs
Our Ideal Candidate:
We are seeking for a motivated humanitarian professional for our Syria Response Office’s operations. A university graduate with at least 3 years of experience of working as a Financial Manager in a humanitarian/recovery context.
We are particularly looking for a structured and organized Finance Manager, who possesses effective interpersonal communication skills and fluency in both Arabic and English Language. Strong experience of financial systems and structures development is necessarily required.
The Area Finance Manager will be responsible for ensuring that the financial set-up in the Area Office is according to NRC standards and for supporting efficient and high-quality programme/project implementation and monitoring.