Background & Description

The incumbent would be responsible to assist in working with internal & external key stakeholders to identify risk and suggests risk mitigation measures around IRP DRR strategy, he/she is accountable to fulfill his/ her roles and responsibilities in line with IR’s code of conduct, values and principles, and to report to the line-manager regularly on the basis of annually defined key performance indicators (KPIs). The incumbent will also conduct regular field visits for provision of technical support to integrated development projects with perspective of program and support departments, in improving systems and processes, act as a focal person in providing advisory role on all matters related to project.

Requirements and Skills
  • Sympathy with the aims and objectives of Islamic Relief
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written with a wide range of audiences both internal and external
  • Strong emotional intelligence and resilience, and able to maintain composure in difficult situations.
  • Have a positive behavior and disposition, and able to overcome setbacks by motivating self and others
  • Have a learning attitude and a continuous improvement philosophy
  • Strong analytical and reasoning skills
  • Skilful in promotion of knowledge / learning sharing mechanisms

Master degree with minimum 2 years of experience or Bachelor degree with minimum 3 years of relevant experience in managing Disaster Risk Reduction/preparedness related projects specifically within NGO setup.

How to Apply

Detailed Job description is avaliable at Interested candidates may visit the webiste & apply online latest by  March 21, 2018. Only short listed candidates will be called for test/interview. Locals of Shangla District will be preferred. Final salary offer will be determined on applicant's profile and experience.  Women & person with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. No TA/DA will be admissible.

About Organization

Islamic Relief Pakistan (IRP) is the chapter of Islamic relief Worldwide. IRP is in-line with the mission, vision and values of Islamic relief worldwide. IRP commenced its operations in the year 1992 with the signed MOU with Economic Affairs Division and also registered under Section 42 of the Companies Ordinance 1984, Government of Pakistan in the year 1994.

Islamic relief across the world is well recognized for its emergency response and is one of those organizations who initially entered to any area to respond to the emergency and then complete the cycle through development programming which leads to sustainability.

Our Values

Following Prophetic Guidance: We remain guided by the timeless values and teachings provided by the revelations contained within the Qur’an and prophetic example, most specifically:

  • Social Justice (Adl): Our work is founded on enabling people and institutions to fulfil the rights of people who are poor and vulnerable. We work to empower the dispossessed towards realising their God-given human potential and developing their capabilities and resources.
  • Sincerity (Ikhlas): In responding to poverty and suffering, our efforts are driven by sincerity to God and the need to fulfil our obligations to humanity.
  • Excellence (Ihsan): Our actions in tackling poverty are marked by excellence in our operations and conduct which is deserving of the people we serve.
  • Compassion (Rahma): We believe the protection and well-being of every life is of paramount importance and we shall join with other humanitarian actors to act as one in responding to suffering brought on by disasters, poverty and injustice.
  • Custodianship (Amana): We uphold our duty of custodianship over the earth, its resources and the trust people place in us as humanitarian and development practitioners to be transparent and accountable.