Catholic Relief Services is the official international humanitarian agency of the Catholic community in the United States.
CRS works to save, protect, and transform lives in need in more than 100 countries, without regard to race, religion or nationality.
CRS’ relief and development work is accomplished through programs of emergency response, HIV, health, agriculture, education, microfinance and peacebuilding.
Job Summary :
As a member of the Bureau for Humanitarian (BHA) project team, You will coordinate and deliver various ICT and ICT4D (ICT) related services by established agency ICT policies, procedures, and service standards to support high-quality programs serving the poor and vulnerable.
You will provide responsible, professional service and technical support to CRS staff and partners to ensure efficient operation and use of CRS information sharing, communication, and collaboration technologies.
Roles and Key Responsibilities :
Required Languages - English required, and relevant local languages (preferred)
Travel - Must be willing and able to travel up to 20% pending security clearance and general humanitarian access.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Supervisory Responsibilities : None
Key Working Relationships-
specifically Head of Programming (HOP), Program Managers, and MEAL officers.
External : CRS partners; Government agencies, NetHope, RedRose, Peers from other NGOs in the country; and ICT services providers.
Work Conditions / Environment Conditions :
The position is based in Maiduguri, Nigeria. Work may be required on weekends and evenings during emergencies
Significant work experience in a related field combined with appropriate training / certificates may substitute for a degree.
Agency-wide Competencies (for all CRS Staff)
These are rooted in the mission, values, and guiding principles of CRS and used by each staff member to fulfill his or her responsibilities and achieve the desired results.
Our Catholic identity is at the heart of our mission and operations. Catholic Relief Services carries out the commitment of the Bishops of the United States to assist the poor and vulnerable overseas.
We welcome as a part of our staff people of all faiths and secular traditions who share our values and our commitment to serving those in need.
Disclaimer : This job description is not an exhaustive list of the skill, effort, duties, and responsibilities associated with the position.
Note : All positions requiring residence or frequent travel outside their home country must undergo and clear a pre-employment medical examination.
Qualiified women are strongly encouraged to apply.
CRS' talent acquisition procedures reflect our commitment to safeguarding the rights and dignity of all people - especially children and vulnerable adults - to live free from abuse and harm.
CRS is an Equal Opportunity Employer