Provide leadership and oversight of all aspects of the operational aspects of implementation, including programme and support. The DCD also plays a key role in external representation, legal compliance grant management, programme coordination and team leadership.
Medair has been operational in Syria since January 2015, with a Country Office based in Damascus, and 3 field bases in the following locations: Damascus (Rural Damascus, Homs and South Syria), Aleppo, Deir Ez-Zor.
The programme is active in Medair’s key sectors: Health and Nutrition (support of basic health services including infrastructure repair, equipment and capacity building), Protection (in particular support of people with physical disabilities), WASH (small- to medium-sized repairs of water and sanitation networks) as well as Shelter (rehabilitation of household shelters and distributions of NFIs).
This job description covers the main tasks that are anticipated. Other tasks may be assigned as necessary.