World Vision Ireland was established as a registered Irish charity in 1983 and currently has 20 staff located in Dublin. World Vision Ireland’s primary objective is to support the delivery of high quality development programmes and humanitarian & emergency relief programmes in line with World Vision Ireland’s Strategic Plan. We do this by raising private, institutional and Governmental funds, supporting the delivery of programmes in National Offices, by informing the Irish public about development and humanitarian issues as witnessed first-hand by World Vision in the field, and by influencing Irish Governmental policy in the areas of long-term development and emergency relief.
World Vision Ireland is a member of the World Vision International partnership, which is both the largest emergency relief and Child Sponsorship agency in the world.
About this role:
The Senior Programme Officer – Humanitarian and Emergency Affairs will be focal point within the organisation for an assigned portfolio, liaising with all departments in relation to the management and delivery of this portfolio. The Senior Programme Officer – Humanitarian and Emergency Affairs will support the design, planning, implementation, and monitoring and evaluation of World Vision Ireland’s Irish Aid funded Humanitarian Programme Plan and support components of World Vision Ireland’s ebola response.