Islamic Relief Jobs

We are an independently registered NGO affiliated to Islamic Relief Worldwide (IRW), the world’s largest, independent Muslim humanitarian organisation.

Islamic Relief’s mission is to help the poor and those in need regardless of race, colour, political affiliation, gender or belief to live sustainable, self-reliant lives within safe and caring communities.

Islamic Relief South Africa (IRSA) is a member of Islamic Relief Worldwide (IRW), a UK based international relief and development charity, which aims to alleviate the suffering of the world’s poorest people.

Vacancy                    :           Regional Programmes Officer

Location                    :           Cape Town Head Office

Contract                    :           6 months fixed term, with a view to permanent

Salary                         :           R150, 000 to R185, 448 per annum

Islamic Relief South Africa is looking to recruit a Regional Programmes Officer for our Cape Town office.

The role will require you to identify, develop and implement humanitarian projects aimed at the upliftment of the region driven by the programmes strategy of Islamic Relief South Africa. The post holder will spearhead regional programming through identification of opportunities for project development and institutional fund-raising. The post holder will also participate in regional humanitarian and/or stakeholder meetings for enhanced institutional visability and fund-raising. The job holder will co-ordinate monitoring, evaluation and learning for regional projects in liaison with the programme team, implementing partners and IRSA and M&E Team. S/He will provide the general management of multiple regional projects in liaison with sector leads and/or HOD.

The successful candidate will have previous experience of a similar role, the relevant degree and/or diploma and an in depth understanding of community and sustainable development issues in an NGO environment. The candidate will have a broad understanding of and proven track record of field work experience in developing countries in rehabilitation, development and emergency contexts. The post holder will have ability to formulate own ideas and action plans. The candidate will have knowledge and understanding of the local region and community. The candidate will have the willingness to be flexible about hours and location of work in order to accommodate emergencies, delivery to a community and work activity. The post holder will have strong organisational skills i.e. ability to prioritise and plan work, set and achieve deadlines, establish and maintain monitoring systems and work cohesively with a professional team to reach goals set and deliver to the communities.

Closing date: 02 November 2018

If you are an honest, reliable, service-oriented, resilient, self-motivated networker and have an aspiration of serving humanity with your talents, then this job is for you.

Please forward a copy of the completed application form, 1 page motivational letter and your CV along with a certified copy of your ID to before the 17th of August 2018.

If the requirements of the application as above, is not met, please consider the application as not submitted.

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