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HelpAge International Job Vacancy: Emergency Programme Coordinator - Kiev, Ukraine

£34,031 gross per annum plus benefits
Based in Kiev Ukraine but with at least 50% of time being field based in Oblasts of Donekst and Luhanks, Eastern Ukraine
4 months or until March 2016, full time post

Older people are amongst the most vulnerable people in humanitarian crises. As population ageing transforms developing as well as developed countries, even more older people are affected by humanitarian crises. HelpAge International is the only international NGO dedicated to ensuring older people receive humanitarian assistance and protection. This is an exciting and busy role for HelpAge, to make a real difference for vulnerable older people in disasters and conflict situations.

The Emergency Programme Coordinator (EPC) will ensure effective implementation of the emergency response programme in Ukraine. He/she will also develop national staff capacity and skills in all aspects of Project Cycle Management. Particular emphasis placed on establishing appropriate and robust Project Management Systems and practices. In addition, the EPC will support the development and maintenance of a Monitoring & Evaluation Framework and ensure data collection tools, databases and reporting meets best practices.

The ideal candidate will have substantial experience in programme development/ coordination, including coordinating integrated, multi-project, multi-donor program development as well as experience in financial management, designing and implementing projects. You will have experience in both qualitative and quantitative methods of data collection and analysis. Willingness and capacity to travel in within the HelpAge Ukraine field of operations and possibly within the HelpAge Eurasia and Middle East Region as required.

Due to the urgency of the post early applications are strongly encouraged. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.

Closing date: 13 Dec 2015

Interviews might take place before the closing date.

Start Date: ASAP
For a full job description and instructions on how to apply, please click on the following link: HERE

HelpAge International is an equal opportunities employer.