Disaster Risk Reduction Technical Advisor

CRS is looking for a Disaster Risk Reduction Technical Advisor (DRR TA) for DRR Project with details in the attached TOR.


  • Master’s degree, preferably on rural development and agriculture. Further specialization on climate change adaptation and /or disaster risk reduction is desired.
  • At least 5 years proven experience of technical provision related to emergency response, disaster risk reduction, climate change adaptation, integration of climate in rural development and related domains.
  • Technical knowledge on designing and managing disaster risk reduction initiatives, Community Based Disaster Risk Management, participatory capacity vulnerability analysis, and climate change adaptation (CCA) projects.
  • Experiences of integrating DRR/CCA into Livelihood and other development program.
  • Practical experience developing and conducting DRR/CCA related training.
  • Experience with NGOs or international development organization is preferable.
  • Familiarity networking work with government and non-government organizations at local and national level.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English and Vietnamese.
  • Able to travel (at least 30% of total time) to program/project areas.

Individuals interested in this job are invited to submit your applications via email to Catholic Relief Services at: [email protected]

Applications in English should include:

  • Cover letter;
  • CVs demonstrating relevant capacity and experience.
  • Related training module samples, if any

Deadline for submission: August 10, 2015

For further information, please contact: Ms. Nguyen Thi – DRR Program Manager; Tel: 04. 37738300, ext: 140; Email: [email protected]

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Mon, 2015-08-10