United Republic of Tanzania: RESTORING FAMILY LINK (RFL) FIELD OFFICER – TANZANIA (KIBONDO) (Position open to Tanzanian residents only)

Organization: International Committee of the Red Cross
Country: United Republic of Tanzania
Closing date: 17 Feb 2017


· Implementation of the RFL activities done by the Tanzanian Red Cross Society (TRCS);

· Maintains contacts with TRCS staff in charge of RFL activities;

· Collects relevant information in the area of intervention on RFL;

· Prepares and organizes the transfer of children in eventual cross-border family reunifications;

· Participates in detention visits;

· Development of an RFL strategy for migrants;

· Training of TRCS RFL staffs on how to use tracing tools;

· Filing and collection of RFL statistics;

· Translate from Kirundi/Swahili to English and vice versa;

· Planning and implementing of meetings;

· Routine secretariat duties;

· Develops and maintains a network of relevant interlocutors;

· Promote the TRCS/ICRC RFL activities when meeting international and national stakeholders;

· Attend inter-agency, camp coordination and protection meetings;

· Understanding of the security situation in Western Corridor.


· Bachelor Degree in relevant field (Laws, Human Rights, Sociology, Social Work, Education);

· 2 years’ experience in a similar function preferably within an international organization;

· Technical capacities on tracing activities and coordination with other organizations;

· Training and capacity building skills;

· Knowledge of Swahili and Kirundi (or at least Kiha) oral and written skills;

· Excellent oral and written English, knowledge French is an added value;

· Computer literate (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet).

How to apply:

Interested and qualified persons, female or male, with the required background and experience are invited to submit their application by email to the Human Resources Department on the e-mail below, before 17th February, 2017. Please include; updated Curriculum Vitae, Cover letter, Current and Expected salary and contact details of three referees. (Indicate the position title on the subject line).

How to Apply: Human Resources Department, International Committee of the Red Cross Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Email: dar_recruitment_services@icrc.org

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

Read more here:: ReliefWeb