Job at Danish Refugee Council: Country Director - Tanzania, Uganda


  • A Master’s degree in a relevant field
  • Five years management experience, as head or senior member of humanitarian or development programme/organisation
  • Experienced with conflict related displacement issues
  • Good communicator and proven diplomacy with all types of stakeholders
  • Proven commitment to accountable practices and knowledgeable of quality assurance systems
  • Hands on experience in managing staff in insecure locations and strong human resource management skills in general.
  • Experience of managing budgets and multiple donor contracts
  • Experience in donor contact, fundraising and networking.
  • Fluency in spoken and written English required;
  • Experienced with conflict related displacement issues
  • Experience related to conflict mitigation and armed violence reduction programming
  • Experience of humanitarian advocacy
  • DRC encourages all qualified candidates to apply, irrespective of nationality, race, gender or age.

Availability: 1 December 2017

Duty station: Kampala with frequent travel to programme locations within Uganda and Tanzania

Duration: Two years with possibility of extension, subject to funding.

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Deadline: 21 August 2017