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Project Officer (COVID-19 Response)

Date Posted: Jun 29, 2020

Job Description

Islamic Relief Worldwide (IRW) is a UK based international humanitarian and development organisation working in 35 countries. Islamic Relief Malawi is looking for a competent candidate to fill the following position:

POST: Project Officer COVID-19 Response (Blantyre based)


Islamic Relief Malawi through its Humanitarian Program is implementing COVID-19 Preparedness and Response interventions in Chikwawa, Blantyre and Zomba districts to support communities and respective authorities to prepare, respond and manage COVID-19 pandemic. The Project Officer as a member of the Humanitarian team, will ensure smooth implementation of all COVID-19 Response projects as per the project proposals and agreements with donors.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Project Quality Implementation.
  • Project Operations and Compliance.
  • Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Reporting.
  • Representation, Coordination and Communications.

Qualifications and Experience

  • University degree in a relevant subject: e.g. Medicine, Nursing, Public or Environmental Health.
  • Minimum of 2 year experience in Medical/Nursing field, WASH and/or Disaster Risk Management (DRM), at officer or Coordinator level i.e. field level experience in implementation of humanitarian interventions focusing on public health response, preferably in Blantyre, Chikwawa and Zomba districts.

How to apply

Interested qualified candidates are requested to send their applications (CV minimum of 3 pages along with one page Cover (Motivation letter) via email only to:

Email: joseph.kavalo@islamic-relief.org.mw 

and copying to: Adil.Hassan@irworldwide.org  and Shah.Nawaz@irworldwide.org 

by Friday, 3rd July, 2020.

Skills Required

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