Global Communities works at the intersection of humanitarian assistance, sustainable development and financial inclusion to save lives, advance equity and secure strong futures. We support communities at the forefront of their own development in more than 35 countries, partnering with local leaders, governments, civil society and the private sector to achieve a shared vision of a more just, prosperous and equitable global community.
Global Communities is seeking a Senior Officer, Humanitarian Programs, to join the Humanitarian Assistance/Emergency Response team and support the Syria portfolio. This position is eligible for a hybrid work arrangement at our office in Silver Spring, Maryland or San Diego, California. Or, fully remote in the United States.
The primary responsibility of the Senior Officer, Humanitarian Programs is to coordinate and provide Headquarters (HQ) program support to humanitarian field programs. S/he engages directly with donors on programmatic issues. The Senior Officer, Humanitarian Programs consults on operational concerns with other stakeholders within and outside the HA department to design and implement solutions. S/he enhances Global Communities’ emergency response capacity and provides technical advice to support the Department’s humanitarian assistance strategy and new business.
As an organization working to advance public health, Global Communities has an obligation to model best practices and to do all we can to protect each other, our partners and the communities where we work. To ensure the continuity and effectiveness of our business operations, Global Communities is adopting a policy to safeguard the health of our visitors, employees, families, and the larger global community from COVID-19. Effective January 3, 2022, all U.S.-based Global Communities employees are required to provide proof of having received full dosage of COVID-19 vaccine that is FDA approved, approved for emergency use authorization, or have an approved medical or religious exemption on file with Global Communities, as a condition of employment.
Responsibility Area: Humanitarian Operations
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Global Communities is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.