General Support – Community Engagement Facilitator at Danish Refugee Council

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General Support – Community Engagement Facilitator

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct outreach to target communities served by DRC Urban Program as well as mobilize them to participate in project planning, financial inclusion (Village Savings & Loans Associations) and other project partner driven activities. 
  • Contribute to strengthen DRC Urban Program community engagement strategies by providing recommendations to the supervisor.
  • Maintain networks with community leaders to ensure targeting is appropriately done in an accountable and transparent manner.  
  • Provide feedback to DRC as received from the community including identified gaps and community emerging needs including recommendations for appropriate action.
  • Coordination and representation of DRC in Urban refugee forums when called upon by the supervisor.
  • Ensure CHS standards are mainstreamed throughout the project cycle. 
  • Assist in participatory needs assessments with a focus on DRC’s sectoral objectives if and when planned/or conducted.
  • Monitor the progress of beneficiaries supported and prepare monitoring/implementation reports. 
  • Ensure proper documentation (relevant reports as required by the project) and as per the DRC data protection guidelines or policy. 
  • Constantly gather relevant and vital information to the Urban Program work and share such with immediate supervisor for reflection and appropriate programmatic action.
  • Identify, cultivate relationships and coordinate with fellow Community Engagement Facilitators or outreach officers either in DRC Urban Program or other agencies working in similar context as DRC.
  • Perform any other duties by the supervisor as aligned or relevant to DRC’s community engagement work.

Experience and technical competencies: 

  • 1 years’ experience working within urban refugees or urban community context.
  • Working knowledge of the Village Savings & Loans Associations or any other informal lending processes in the urban context.
  • Working knowledge of Protection issues around urban refugees.
  • Skillful and diplomatic in networking with communities and local authorities as well as partners in urban refugee environment.
  • Must have good work ethic and personal integrity.
  • Possess good written and spoken communication skills.
  • Possess basic computer skills.
  • Good team player and able to take direction and work collaboratively with others. 
  • Able to complete required work within the set deadlines. 
  • Able to maintain the highest levels of confidentiality. 
  • Ability to work at grassroots level and communicate professionally with community members and professional partners. 
  • Ability to promote the values of equality, non-discrimination, and human rights for all. 

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Education:

  • Secondary education and above.
  • Diploma or a university degree is an added advantage
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English/Swahili.

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