Economic Security Generalist 1 (BARDA Sub Delegation)
JOB TITLE: Economic Security Generalist 1 (BARDA Sub Delegation)
PUBLISHED: 2019-08-01 LAST UPDATED: N/A DEADLINE: 2019-08-17


The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organisation with the exclusively humanitarian mission to protect the lives and dignity of victims of war and internal violence and to provide them with assistance. It also endeavours to prevent suffering by promoting and strengthening International Humanitarian Law and universal humanitarian principles. Established in 1863, the ICRC is at the origin of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.

The ICRC Delegation in Azerbaijan is seeking candidates for the position of:

Economic Security Generalist 1 (BARDA Sub Delegation)

Main responsibilities:

• Participating in field assessments and post-distribution monitoring as required and using existing information collection tools and reporting templates.
• Organizing and implementing distribution of assistance under the direction of Economic Security (EcoSec) coordinator.
• Interacting with potential beneficiaries, authorities and local partners as required.
• Maintain and organize data on EcoSec, ensuring that all necessary EcoSec data is properly collected and recorded on the correct templates.
• Supporting coordination with other actors, national and international, for purposes of advocacy and mobilization.
• Performing translation of documents, and interprets during meetings from Azerbaijani to English, and vice versa
• Drafting minutes of meetings and various types of reports.

Minimum required professional knowledge & experience:

• Higher Education, or equivalent technical college preferably in Economy, Veterinary or Agriculture studies.
• 3 years of work experience in a similar position involving regular contact with authorities and communities, ideally 1-2 years in the humanitarian or social sector
• Proven program management experience
• Excellent knowledge of the political, social and cultural environment
• Mastering of regular office computer packages is required (certification or equivalent work experience)

Skills required:

• Ability to learn quickly
• Empathy and excellent listening skills
• Very good communication and proven reporting skills
• Autonomy, attention to details, rigor, method and analytical skills
• Open-mindedness, creativity and pro-activity
• Capacity to think strategically, to work on multiples objectives and to prioritize
• Fluency in spoken and written English and Azerbaijani is required (any other language locally spoken is an asset)
• Capacity to adhere to and implement procedures

This is a full-time position with a duty station in Barda Sub Delegation that requires frequent overnight field trips to the regions.


If you consider to have all the necessary qualifications and the ability to take over the designed tasks, please send your CV and motivation letter in English and copies of diplomas/certificates to the e-mail with subject line indicating “Economic Security Generalist 1”. Only complete applications will be considered.

Deadline for submission of applications: Friday, 16 August, 2019

Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted. Please do only send copies of employment and education certificates. The copies will not be sent back.

For additional information, please consult the ICRC website:

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