Founded in 2003, Women Rehabilitation Organization (WRO) is a non-profit, non-governmental, independent organization dedicated to working towards the protection and advancement of women’s and child rights and the engagement of all members of society across Iraq and the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI). WRO supports the needs of all members of society in prevention and response to sexual/gender-based violence (SGBV) and increasing their access to quality integrated economic, social, protection, and health services. WROs mission is to engage as humanitarian aid workers to provide effective and efficient humanitarian aid and development support and empower individuals and communities to become agents of change where every woman, man and child have access to social justice, gender equality and a dignified life free from violence and discrimination. WRO vision is built on the principles and believes in collaborate and collective action of civil society, international organizations and individuals in investing in the communal needs of refugee, IDPs and host communities to forge social cohesion and peaceful coexistence.
In partnership with UN agencies, international organizations and governmental bodies, WRO has been able to successfully contribute towards meeting individual and community needs and WRO has become a local and regional expert in SGBV prevention and response and multi-sectorial holistic empowerment programming that fosters gender and protection mainstreaming. WRO has over a seventeen-year history of successfully delivering over 100 humanitarian and development initiatives focused on local, regional, and global advocacy, stabilization and reconciliation, peace building, general protection, child protection, SGBV prevention and response, psychological MHPSS and physical health and well-being, non-formal education, individual and community capacity building, wash, legal, advocacy, livelihoods, political and economic participation, voter and democratic awareness, reconstruction civil society and governmental capacity building and engagement initiatives. Furthermore, WRO is devoted to international commitments including contribution to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), UNSCR 1325 on women, peace, and security, and UNSCR 2250 on youth, peace, and security, and is committed to child safeguarding and combatting SEA with its zero-tolerance policies.
As a national and regional expert in holistic individual, family and community economic, education, protection, social, and equal participation empowerment. WROs efforts have shed light locally and internationally through awareness raising and advocacy on many important issues such as mainstreaming gender-based violence (GBV) prevention and response across all sectors, sexual violence in conflict SVC, and other issued related to marginalized groups rights in Iraq and the Middle East through initiatives that directly impact tens of thousands of families each year including though provision of lifesaving support and developmental dignified solutions and services that drive individual and collective healing, integration, inclusion, resiliency, self-determination, and peaceful coexistence with dignity and care.
Position: Field Coordinator
MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Purpose of the Job:
The Field Coordinator shall be an integral member of the project team responsible to support of delivering building development of varying size and complexity in the one static center in Zakho, KRG governorate under the direction of the project manager & Sr. program manager.
Qualifications & Preferred Skills
Assist the project manager with the determination of project requirements in Tall kyaf static center.
Liaison with individuals and external institutions like NGOs, INGOs, and governmental entities in Tall kyaf and Iraq governorate. .
Present at the coordination meetings, working group meetings, etc. in Tall kyaf and Iraq governorate areas.
Track the progress and quality of work being performed in the static center in Tall kyaf.
Assist the project manager by ensuring project plans and activities are met in time.
Prepare internal reports detailing the progress, all attitudes, issues, of the work in the static center.
Liaise and coordinate for conducting referral services internally and externally along in Tall kyaf along the project manager.
Ensure a strong liaison between all project sections and the facilitators personnel in the static center.
Effectively and accurately communicate relevant project information to the beneficiaries and project teams.
Keep the project manager and others informed about project statues in Tall kyaf and of any issues that may impact the project activities.
Monitor and track project progress in Tall kyaf and handle any issues that arise.
Monitor working hours of the working staff in Tall kyaf and performance.
Expand the networks with all working agencies in Tall kyaf.
2 years of coordination experiences in I/NGOs is required.
Bachlors degree in communication, management, computer science is preferred/ a master degree is an advantage.
Fluent in Arabic and English languages.
Ability to set coordination methods and pathways.
Aware of GBV and Child protection issues and concepts.
Ability to work under pressure.
Ability to communicate and manage a working team.
Advanced communication skills, including active listening skills and excellent written communication.
Ability to allocate and review priorities to meet deadlines.
Ability to identify problems and resolutions.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please submit CV and cover letter including earliest available start date and salary expectations to: email@example.com Subject Line: Field Coordinator – Tall Kyaf -Your Name. Please note applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Thank you very much for your interest, as we are not able to reply to all applications, if your profile meets our needs we will keep in on file for future opportunities. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted in due time.