Project Assistant - Erbil/ Ninewa
Purpose of position:
This Purpose of Position will be used in the WVI or local Careers site, and if applicable, advertisements. Please describe the role in 2-3 concise sentences. Focus on the core of what this role is supposed to achieve. Describe the purpose of this position and how this position contributes to achieving department objectives and the management and performance of others.
The key duties of project assistant will be:
Support the project team in the implementation of the technical fields of the project in line with grants procedures
Organize field visits and field meetings
Organize trainings in collaboration with partner organization on financial literacy, business development, etc.
Liaise with service providers and refer to the project beneficiaries.
Prepare reports and minutes of meetings of field activities.
Develop individual Livelihoods roadmap for target groups.
Conduct Home Visits for coaching sessions.
Country/grant specific content
Facilitation of Coaching
Reporting, and learning
Minimum education, training and experience requirements to qualify for the position:
BA in relevant field or humanitarian experience with 2 years of outstanding experience
Proven ability in communication and engagement with youth, driving, leading and involving youth in youth related activities
Strong teaching and facilitation skill
Strong leadership and teamwork skill
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Solid organizational skills, including multitasking and time-management
1 year of experience in translation and interpretation
2 years of experience in relevant sectors in INGO or International Development Agency
1 year experience in teaching
Fluency in Arabic, English, Kurdish desirable
Knowledge of the refugees and IDP’s context in KRI is desirable.
Advanced skills MS software
Experience in administration is preferred.
The position requires being in one of the WV KRI Erbil office
The position requires ability and willingness to travel to Ninewa, Baghdida at least 3 times per week and internationally up to 25% of the time.