|Position: Deputy Director for Operations
Location: Garowe, Somalia
Duration: 12 months
Reports to: Country Director
Relief International is a leading nonprofit organization working in 20 countries to relieve poverty, ensure well-being and advance dignity. We specialize in fragile settings, responding to natural disasters, humanitarian crises and chronic poverty.
Relief International combines humanitarian and development approaches to provide immediate services while laying the groundwork for long-term impact. Our signature approach — which we call the RI Way—emphasizes local participation, an integration of services, strategic partnerships, and a focus on civic skills. In this way, we empower communities to find, design and implement the solutions that work best for them.
The RI Somalia program is anticipating significant program growth in the coming year. To help achieve a standard of operational excellence, RI is seeking a Deputy Director for Operations who will be responsible for operations and procurement, HR leadership, Office management and IR and staff Safety and Security and shall ensure full compliance of all mentioned units procedures with RI and donors rules and regulations, working closely with Finance and Compliance department.
Position Duties and Responsibilities:
Deputy Director for Operations will:
Operations and Procurement
Safety and Security
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
We uphold the Humanitarian Principles: humanity, neutrality, impartiality, and operational independence. We affirmatively engage the most vulnerable communities. We value: