Røde Kors Regional Office - Africa

Disaster Management/Cash Transfer Delegate for Mali

Can you lead the implementation of an emergency response project and provide assistance to crisis-affected populations in Mali?


We are looking for a Disaster Management/Cash Transfer Delegate, to support the Danish Red Cross and Mali Red Cross Society (MRC) for 6/7 months in implementing a pilot emergency response project with funding from ECHO PPP. The response is targeting IDPs and persons affected by crisis (floods, droughts, etc.) with multi-purpose cash transfers, as well as other disaster risk reduction and disaster preparedness interventions, in 4 Regions of Mali (Gao, Tombouctou, Segou and Mopti). The project is implemented in partnership with the Spanish Red Cross.


Your tasks

  • Ensure field project management of the ECHO project and support MRC in the implementation of all aspects of the project activities
  • Liaise with the Spanish Red Cross to ensure project activities in Gao and Mopti are implemented timely
  • Ensure the project is implementation in line with agreed deadlines as formulated in project document and in donor contracts
  • Support the MRC staff for the quarter and annual planning of the project
  • Contribute to the development of the ‘roll out’ phase (2022-24) of the ECHO PPP pilot phase.



We are looking for a person who:

  • has a relevant academic background coupled with minimum 5 years of field experience, preferably in a crisis situation
  • Excellent command of French & English in reading, speaking and writing
  • Knowledge of CBI/CVA methodologies
  • Excellent skills in partnership building, networking, with a sense of cultural understanding.


Application and further information

The right candidate will be offered a contract for a period of 6/7 months with DRC, beginning as soon as possible (pending Visa, Covid-19 issues etc.), with potential for a possible extension (funding permitting). Non-family duty station, and the incumbent must follow ICRC security regulations. Salary and benefits are in accordance with the DRC Terms and Conditions for Delegates.

Further information is available in the job description. If you have questions related to this position, please address these to DRC Country Manager Mali, Fabrice Vandeputte on favan@rodekors.dk

Please note that there is no deadline for submission of applications. CVs will be screened on a regular basis as we are aiming at recruiting as soon as possible.

Please do only submit the required documents, including Cover letter in English and Updated CV. We look forward to receiving your application. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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Fabrice Vandeputte, favan@rodekors.dk

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