HEA Coordinator (Local 1 & 2) - Based in MEER Countries
Regional Humanitarian & Emergency Affairs (HEA) Program Coordinator - Middle East & European Region (MEERO)
*Position to be located within the Middle East & Eastern European Region where WVI is registered to operate
PURPOSE OF POSITION
The Regional HEA Program Coordinator will actively participate in regional efforts to ensure that National Offices (NO) mitigate against, prepare for and respond to emergencies, either via indirect support or punctual, direct intervention and that upon withdrawal of regional support, a sustainable Humanitarian & Emergency Affairs (HEA) capacity remains. The Coordinator will ensure that the quality of WV emergency response engagement is in place which corresponds to the standards set by the Humanitarian Industry and World Vision internally. This includes: appropriate structures, internal and external standards, staffing, resources, policies for emergency preparedness, response, mitigation and transition management.
In addition, the Coordinator will assist the Director in humanitarian operations including: response management, disaster mitigation, assessments, documentation, research, adoption of emerging humanitarian initiatives and capacity building. To provide coordination and support to World Vision emergency response preparedness, intervention, training, capacity building and accountability in the region. This includes deployment to a crisis situation within 24 to 72 hours and remaining in the response for up to max. 3 months. In non-crises periods, this includes supporting the development of disaster preparedness plans, facilitating of training and capacity building initiatives, and promotion of disaster mitigation models around the region.
End Results Expected
Up to 30-50%
Surge capacity / deployments
Successful field operation and functioning field team performance
Research and reviews
Effective sharing of important developments and trends within the HEA sector to all relevant MEER teams and other stakeholders
RDMT and other capacity building activities are carried out in time and high quality, resulting in increased HEA capacity at NO and field level
Representation in regional or global meetings, any other assignments in close coordination with the RHEAD
Meetings and presentations are well done in cases were the RHEAD cannot perform these tasks. Effective coordination and back-stopping of RHEAD as needed.
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