Job Title: Technical Advisor I
Reports to: Emergency Coordinator
Salary Grade: 9
You will provide technical advice and support to a range of program design and implementation issues in the area of protection programming in line with Catholic Relief Services (CRS) program quality principles and standards, donor guidelines, and industry best practices to Country Program (CP) teams to advance the delivery of high-quality programming to the poor and vulnerable. Your advice, knowledge, and support will contribute to determining how effective, adaptive and innovative CRS’ protection programming is across the globe.
The Technical Advisor (TA) will support Caritas Bangladesh’s protection program with an aim to enhancing program quality, alignment with relevant international and response-specific standards and guidance, and consistency with Caritas Bangladesh’s Protection Strategy for the response. The TA will work closely with Caritas Bangladesh Manager Protection in Cox’s Bazar office and with the Caritas Bangladesh management team.
You will provide technical support, mentor and coach CRS Cox’s Bazar based Protection PM in her/his role of managing CRS funded protection programs. You will also maintain relations and coordination with donors and sector partners and ensure maintaining and enhancing Caritas’ and CRS’ capacity and reputation.
***Our Catholic identity is at the heart of our mission and operations. Catholic Relief Services carries out the commitment of the Bishops of the United States to assist the poor and vulnerable overseas. We welcome as a part of our staff people of all faiths and secular traditions who share our values and our commitment to serving those in need. CRS’ processes and policies reflect our commitment to protecting children and vulnerable adults from abuse and exploitation.
Disclaimer: This job description is not an exhaustive list of the skill, effort, duties, and responsibilities associated with the position.
CRS’ talent acquisition procedures reflect our commitment to protecting children and vulnerable adults from abuse and exploitation.
CRS is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Catholic Relief Services carries out the commitment of the Bishops of the United States to assist the poor and vulnerable overseas. Our Catholic identity is at the heart of our mission and operations. We welcome as a part of our staff and as partners people of all faiths and secular traditions who share our values and our commitment to serving those in need.
About the Organization
Catholic Relief Services is the official international humanitarian agency of the Catholic community in the United States. CRS works to save, protect, and transform lives in need in more than 100 countries, without regard to race, religion or nationality. CRS' relief and development work is accomplished through programs of emergency response, HIV, health, agriculture, education, microfinance and peacebuilding.