Disaster Risk Reduction Officer
2 to 4 Years Experience
Food for the Hungry Philippines Inc.
Malabon, Metro Manila
FOOD FOR THE HUNGRY PHILIPPINES INC.
Is currently looking for:
DISASTER RISK REDUCTION OFFICER
With solid experience in disaster risk reduction.
Project Output/ Results:
- The evacuation situation in the event of future natural disasters has improved significantly
- Awareness, networking, capacity development and planning of the necessary evacuations take place within the population and the authorities at district and municipal level.
- Vulnerable sections of the seashore and riverbank zones function as erosion control and flood protection storm
- The danger of landslides with catastrophic potential is reduced.
- By dialogue platform the participation of the target population in the project and thus the desired sustainability of physical measures is achieved. From the dialogue platform, the population is sensitized about the emissions of harmful gases and climate change in everyday life. Measures to induce climate whose behavior are planned and implemented
The DISASTER RISK REDUCTION (DRR) OFFICER GENERAL RESPONSIBILITY: The DRR Officer is responsible in ensuring theefficient and effective implementation and of the DRR initiatives in the assigned area. He is also responsible in coordinating and building capacity of community stakeholders in the area of DRR.
Essential Knowledge and Experience
- Christian commitment to serving the poor and in full agreement with FH Christian foundation and beliefs as expressed in our vision mission and values
- Actual experience of responding in disasters
- Minimum of 2-3 Years of experience in DRR program
- Experience in INGO work
- Demonstrated ability to communicate with and others and build strong working relationship
- Strong coordination and facilitation skills. Experience in training and capacity building
- Knowledge and experience in working with other culture is helpful
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to write reports
- MUST BE A FILIPINO
- Education: A relevant degree in environmental development studies