About The Position
Center for Civilians in Conflict (CIVIC) seeks to fill the role of Community Engagement Associate
Contract Term : 2 years, renewable
Center for Civilians in Conflict is an international nonprofit with offices around the world working to improve protection for civilians caught in conflict zones.
Our mission is to work with armed actors and civilians in conflict to develop and implement solutions to prevent, mitigate, and respond civilian harm.
We are advocates who believe that no civilian caught in conflict should be ignored, and advisors who provide practical solutions to preventing and responding to civilian harm.
Learn more at civiliansinconflict.org
and support the development and empowerment of community protection committees and ensure their participation, sustainability of their actions, as well as ensuring that the voices of community members, including women and children are heard.
The Community engagement associate’s roles will include training, facilitation of meetings between security forces and communities as well as implementation of activities that will specifically target Women and people living with disability.
They will be responsible for program reporting, monitoring and documentation at community level.
SCOPE OF WORK / PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
The Community Engagement Associate be responsible for the day to day support, supervision and mentoring to the protection committees in the various communities.
The community engagement associate will be responsible for community level advocacy to key stakeholders, Civil-Military relations meetings, reporting and monitoring of meetings and other activities of the protection committees.
REPORTING & SUPERVISION
The community engagement associate will report and be supervised by the Senior Snr. Project Officer and have dotted lines to the Manager, Community Engagement.