Disaster Risk Reduction, Head - MERCY Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur

Key duties and responsibilities

  • Oversee activities, programmes projects and activities to be planned and implemented by the department; ensure smooth implementation of activities. 
  • Monitor activities as per work plan and schedule.
  • Supervise the staff in the department providing necessary advice and guidance. 
  • Develop annual workplans, implement and submission of reports as per requirement.
  • Identify consultants for activities, programmes, projects and activities managed by the department; 
  • Coordinate, execute and monitor development and implementation of consultants’ contracts Coordinate and liaise with various stakeholders and partners on project planning and implementation; ensure actions to be taken by the staff.
Public awareness
  • Participate in activities and make presentations on assigned topics/activities representing the department to share works and experiences. 
  • Oversee preparation of work for events including workshops, seminars, conferences, etc related to risk reduction and preparedness programmes..
Field Mission
  • Lead and/or participate in field missions, including risk and needs assessment and develop recommendations and proposals, etc when required.
  • Provide ADRRN with required assistance in risk reduction and preparedness activities 
  • Perform other duties as required.
How to apply:
Interested candidate should submit application with a comprehensive resume detailing qualifications, experience, current and expected salary together with a recent passport-sized photograph (n.r.) to ratha@mercy.org.my

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Closing Date: 30 Aug 2013