The primary role of Protection Technical Advisor is to provide strategic direction and vision for the protection program, ensuring its comprehensive development and high quality implementation. S/he will provide technical guidance and leadership in embedding protection-mainstreaming approach across all RI programs, by identifying programming gaps, providing recommendations, designing assessment and monitoring tools, and building staff capacity. In addition, Protection Technical Advisor will ensure Protection Mainstreaming in both quality and delivery, in line with the agreed projects, ensuring the protection context is well understood and the programme adapted to ensure mitigation of risks and response to protection concerns in RI’s programs. The Protection Technical Advisor will play a pivotal role in capacity building and mentoring staff on technical standards, tools, approaches, and communicating effectively with affected populations. Further the Protection Technical Advisor will contribute to the development of proposals where protection programming is concerned and engage with other protection actors within the sector to ensure effective coordination and collaboration externally with donors, clusters; and internally with RI’s Health, Nutrition, RRM programming.