Dec 31, 2020

Emergency Shelter NFI Officer

  • Save The Children -Ethiopia
  • Semera, Ethiopia
FULL_TIME Healthcare Jobs in Ethiopia NGO Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

The Opportunity (Emergency Shelter NFI Officer)


  • Initiate procurement of Emergency Shelter and WASH NFI with support of CO Supply chain team
  • Conduct Vulnerability assement of the IDPs house holds to ease targeting process
  • Conduct Beneficiary targeting, Registration and verification in collaboration of local administration
  • Prepare distribution plan and organize distribution of NFI by adhering to COVID 19 Infection prevention protocol
  • In collaboration with Cash, Health and other staffs will lead Shelter/WASH NFI distribution planning, targeting distribution and monitoring of the activity
  • Plan and/or Facilitate integrated/joint institutional and community WaSH resource and capacity assessment including feasibility study
  • Strongly engage with sector offices and local administration on the course of rolling out planned WASH and Emergency Shelter activities
  • Monitor and supervise day to day activities of Shelter activities and Hygiene and sanitation promotion,
  • Participate Project level Emergency Shelter and WASH activity plan and review
  • Actively participate on WaSH scheme designing, BOQ development and appraisal process
  • Strongly engage with sector offices and local administration on the course of rolling out planned WASH and Emergency Shelter activities
  • Participate and provide technical support to conduct training for Community volunteers and water   committee including COVID 19 risk communication,

supervisor in order to be successful you will bring/have:



Experience and Skills

  • A minimum of 2 years related work experience in the area of emergency Shelter and WASH out of which at least 1-year experience in humanitarian response
  • Experience in working with in hygiene and sanitation promotions and Emergency Shelter assistance. This includes technical support, capacity building and coordination.
  • Excellent understanding of Emergency Shelter and WASH issues in Ethiopia/Region at both field and policy levels.
  • Experience in implementing Emergency WASH and Shelter project.
  • Good presentation, training and facilitation skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills and an ability to train and mentor staff
  • Proven ability to manage a complex and demanding workload
  • Good spoken and written English,
  • Good computer and report writing skill
  • Knowing the Local language ( afar Afe) is mandatory

We offer a competitive package in the context of the sector (if you prefer to add a specific salary range please do). 

The Organisation

We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard. 


We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:

  • No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday
  • All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
  • Violence against children is no longer tolerated


We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children.  We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive environment where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.