Emergency Program and Liaison Manager Job at IRC

Website International Rescue Committee (IRC)

The IRC has published a job vacancy announcement on 9th May 2022 for qualified Ethiopians to fill in the vacant post of Emergency Program and Liaison Manager to be based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Recruiter International Rescue Committee
Position Emergency Program and Liaison Manager
Location Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Country Ethiopia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Post Graduate Degree
Experience Required Minimum Four years
Application Deadline 19th May 2022

IRC Job Vacancy 2022

Scope of the Position: The Emergency Program and Liaison Manager will work under the direct supervision of the Field Coordinator at Shire and will report/coordinate to Senior program manager on programmatic issues. S/he will play a liaison and representation role for the IRC’s Programs in Tigray. S/he will coordinate with all IRC Shire program managers, Safety Security Manager, Field Coordinator, country based SMT and represent the IRC on regular cluster and coordination meetings to be held in Mekelle with regional UN offices, IPs, government offices and other relevant stakeholders to ensure IRC’s extensive humanitarian interventions responding in Tigray are going smooth. The position holder will also be responsible for liaising on IRC’s behalf with various governmental authorities, including but not limited to all regional bureaus as appropriate, UN offices, IPs and where required to communicate and facilitate IRC’s interest at regional level which includes timely approvals of all kinds of local Agreements, sub-Agreements, LOU/MOUs, sharing of safety security related information, follow up of fuel and medical supplies purchase or donation agreements, facilitation of UNHAS booking with WFP and convey ground transportation with relevant UN agencies and others.

Position in Organization:

  • Requisition ID: req27499
  • Job Title: Emergency Program and Liaison Manager
  • Sector: Emergency Response
  • Employment Category: Fixed Term
  • Employment Type: Full-Time
  • Open to Expatriates: No
  • Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia


  • Education Post graduate degree/First degree in law, public administration, humanities, development studies and related social sciences fields.


  • 4 years of relevant experience with the first degree or 3 years of relevant experience plus post graduate degree.
  • Significant experience in overall program/project management, preferably in WASH, Health and nutrition, Protection, ERR, and related sectors.
  • Experience of working with the government at a senior level will be considered as an advantage.
  • Extensive knowledge of the regional system of government and administration.
  • NGO experience is a plus.

How to Apply IRC Emergency Program and Liaison Manager Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://rescue.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/1/home/requisition/27499?c=rescue

The Closing Date: 19th May 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.