CRISTA Ministries. "Where faith meets vocation."
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES: Responsibilities, Accountabilities, and Competencies; May not include all duties of this job
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: None
ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS: Any Equivalent Combination of Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education and Experience
Christian Commitment: A deep and abiding faith that is fully surrendered to the will of Jesus Christ, evidenced by a lifestyle that is consistent with biblical principles in word and deed. Commitment to spiritual growth and development. Demonstrates the values of a CRISTA leader.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Water Engineering, International Relations, International Business or related field from an accredited college or university recognized by the United States Department of Education or equivalent. Relevant work experience may be substituted for education on a year-for-year basis.
Experience: Seven years implementing and/or supporting humanitarian programming in developing countries, remote management experience and WASH programming. Proficient in participatory and community-led programming methodologies and training of trainers. Successful with procuring and implementing grants from USAID or other technical donors. Demonstrated experience in reporting, monitoring evaluation, statistical analysis, project cycle management, and financial management.
Software and Equipment Used: Microsoft Office Suite, web-based file sharing, Skype, Whatsapp, satphones.
Other Considerations: A clear integrative thinker and communicator with excellent organizational skills. Ensure attention to detail in proposals, reports and evaluations. Able to sustain concentrated effort on long-term projects proposals and plans, with cyclical periods of intense work activity. Flexibility to research and write credible proposals and technically guide projects outside of the person’s own technical specialty. Able to maintain a busy regional travel schedule and additional travel outside the region. Strong interpersonal communication skills to relate well and with authenticity to a diverse range of people. Encouraging, warm, and open relationship with others. Understanding of humanitarian code of conduct and quality standards a must, with an ability to apply principles of best practice into practical programs in the field in diverse settings.
Experience living in the Middle East, or in an Arab-speaking context.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Any Equivalent Combination of Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education and Experience
Education: Post-graduate education in a relevant topic, and post-secondary education in engineering or public health.
Experience: Knowledge of Integral Alliance disaster response. Living experience within the Arabian Peninsula, or the Middle East. Coaching/mentoring training or experience is strongly desired.
Other Considerations: Fluent in Arabic.