Job Description

AIDA Coordinator (Gaza) *open to Gaza residents only

HR - Palestine, Norwegian Refugee Council

Duties and responsibilities

Under the supervision of the AIDA Director, the AIDA Coordinator is responsible for:

Program and Operational Coordination

  • Facilitate effective AIDA member engagement and coordination by acting as the primary focal point for members in the Gaza Strip;
  • Support the effective functioning of key AIDA coordination fora, including through agenda setting, logistics, meeting facilitation, documentation and communication;
  • Maintain and strengthen relationships with key external stakeholders, including UN agencies and UN-led coordination mechanisms, local authorities, local NGOs and civil society organisations, donor/diplomatic community and media; 
  • As delegated by the Director, represent AIDA in coordination relevant fora, including, but not limited to, ICCG, emergency preparedness, humanitarian clusters, access, and advocacy working groups;
  • Contribute to AIDA program management, including proposal writing, budget development and monitoring, and donor reporting;
  • Facilitate AIDA operations by undertaking support (administrative, finance and logistics) tasks, in coordination with the host agency.

Advocacy, Communications and Information Management

  • Update AIDA distribution lists and process membership requests;
  • Support the development of member surveys and collect information from internal and external stakeholders on issues of concern;
  • Develop and maintain a calendar of events and opportunities relevant to AIDA members;
  • Develop and disseminate information products for members and external stakeholders, and regularly update the AIDA website;
  • Develop and update AIDA advocacy and communications materials, including briefing notes, position papers, press releases and operational guidelines;
  • Support the Director, ExCom and AIDA Advocacy Working Group (AWG) on the development and implementation of AIDA’s advocacy strategy;
  • Build and maintain relationships with relevant external stakeholders, including HCT AWG, to proactively identify influencing local and international opportunities and promote joint advocacy;
  • Follow relevant local, regional and international political developments, humanitarian trends, human rights issues and development policy to inform AIDA’s work., Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

Job Requirements
  • Relevant tertiary qualification(s);
  • At least 5 years of relevant work experience in NGO/UN coordination, advocacy, communications and/or program implementation in oPt;
  • Sound understanding of political, development, humanitarian and human rights issues, programming and operations in oPt, particularly in Gaza;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, networking and influencing skills;
  • Capacity to work under pressure and prioritise effectively;
  • Documented experience facilitating effective meetings, workshops and training;
  • Excellent ICT and information management skills, including MS Office, database management, online communication, and social media platforms;
  • Fluency in English and Arabic;
  • Residency in Gaza, with willingness to the West Bank and Israel.
We can offer
1-year contract, renewable subject to funding, in accordance with labour law
Salary/benefits: According to NRC's salary pay scale and terms and conditions. 
Job Details
Job Title AIDA Coordinator
Deadline 04 - Feb - 2020
Location Gaza Strip
Job Type Full time
Position Level Mid Career
Salary N/A
Degree Bachelor's degree
Experience 5 Years
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