Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
Purpose of the Role
The implementation of the cluster approach under the responsibility of the United Nations (UN) agencies since 2005 at national level is a real fact and welcomed as a positive reform. However, UN agencies work in the field in collaboration and coordination with non-governmental organizations (NGOs) which work directly in the field for humanitarian assistance, which are sometimes the implementing partners of the UN Agencies, and which are associated humanitarian coordination across clusters.
At the global and national level in the DRC, the Education Cluster is co-chaired by UNICEF and Save the Children. The information manager is a key member of the Education Cluster coordination team and must act on behalf of it, not just Save the Children who recruited it. The objective of this position is to manage the implementation and management of an adequate strategy for the collection, analysis and sharing of relevant information, so that cluster members can make well-informed and strategic decisions. based on actual data.
The incumbent may have contact with children.
In the event of a major humanitarian emergency, the incumbent of this position may be asked to work outside the usual role profile and may therefore have to vary his working hours.
Qualifications and Experience
Duration of the Contract:
We employ around 25,000 people worldwide and work in the field in more than 100 countries to help children affected by crises or those in need of better health care, education and protection. childhood. We also campaign and defend at the highest level, to realize children's rights and to make their voices heard.
We are working on three advances in how the world treats children by 2030:
We recognize that great people make a great organization and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us reach our ambitions for children. We value our employees and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, as well as a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity and integrity are highly valued.