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Vacancy at Norwegian Refugee Council, Burkina Faso

Vacancy at Norwegian Refugee Council, Burkina Faso

Country: Burkina Faso
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Vacancy at Norwegian Refugee Council at Burkina Faso and Niger. The Norwegian Refugee Council invites the prominent, dynamic and energetic candidate to undertake the role of Education Specialist in Burkina Faso and Niger. The position holder will report to the CD and be part of the country management group.

Key Responsibilities 

The Education Specialist will be performing the following duties

  • Developing Education strategy, technical guidance, and Macro LFA.
  • Compliance with and adherence to NRC policies, guidance, and procedures.
  • Contributing to fundraising, develop and revise funding proposals, budgets, and donor reports. Also, identifying trends technical standards and donor priorities.
  • Follow up on compliance with contractual commitments within Education as well as ensuring high technical quality and synergies in project implementation.
  • Providing technical direction and project implementation support. Similarly, providing systematic training and build the capacity of Education staff.
  • Ensuring that key learnings are extracted from Education implementation, and incorporate them in the
  • Education program and staff development processes.
  • Representing the NRC in relevant forums/clusters, including with national authorities and donors.
  • Furthermore, promoting the rights of IDPs/returnees in line with the advocacy strategy.


The ideal candidate of this Vacancy at the Norwegian Refugee Council will have

  • At least four years of experience within the technical expertise area in a humanitarian / recovery context.
  • Similarly, experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
  • Core competency expertise
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities as well as knowledge about own leadership skills/profile
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Fluency in French and English, both written and verbal is mandatory for this position.

 Norwegian Refugee Council

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization with 60 years of experience in helping to create a safer and more dignified life for refugees and internally displaced people. NRC advocates for the rights of displaced populations and offers assistance within the shelter, education, emergency food security, legal assistance, and water, sanitation, and hygiene sectors.  The Norwegian Refugee Council has approximately 5000 committed and competent employees involved in projects across four continents. In addition, NRC runs one of the world’s largest standby rosters -NORCAP. It manages 650 professionals, ready for deployment on 72 hours notice when a crisis occurs.


Type of Opportunity General Job
Deadline14 February,2020
CountryBurkina Faso
Company NameNorwegian Refugee Council



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