The Country Director provides strategic vision, context analysis and leadership, ensuring that HIAS Aruba programs align with HIAS’ Refugee Rights Framework. S/he/they is also the public face of the agency, regularly engaging with various stakeholders from the government, donors, UNHCR and NGOs to help advance refugee rights and protection.
The successful candidate has demonstrated the ability to build capacity and provide effective leadership and management skills. S/he/they has a strong commitment to refugee protection and relevant experience implementing, monitoring and overseeing humanitarian programs. This role reports to the Regional Director Latin America and the Caribbean and works closely with Regional and HQ stakeholders across multiple departments.
This role will be based in Oranjestad, Aruba, with travel to Curacao, Sint Maarten, the Bahamas and other Islands HIAS is implementing programs and delivering services throughout the Caribbean