International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
WEC Field Officer
International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
Posted date 15th September, 2021 Last date to apply 30th September, 2021
Country Pakistan Locations Islamabad
Category Community Development
Type Full Time Positions 1

The Weapon Contamination (WeC) Field Officer implements directly or supports the planning, implementation and monitoring of ICRC WeC/partners activities. S/he contributes directly to ensuring staff safety and the continuation of critical operations, helping vulnerable people and supporting National Society/other ICRC partners in situations where conventional or non-conventional weapon contamination poses a hazard. We are looking for someone with hands on experience in project/ program management.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Assists the WeC department in drafting concept notes/proposal, implementing and following up WeC activities.
  • Contributes to assessing and analysing the security, socio-economic, cultural and political environment as relevant to the ICRC, and shares information on these subjects with hierarchy.
  • Collects and compiles WeC-related information.
  • Contributes in capacity building of the national authorities and National Society.
  • Contributes to written reporting on WeC activities.
  • Develops and maintains contacts with the authorities at local level.
  • Translates/interprets materials as required by the department.
  • Reports events and changes within the AoR that could have an impact on the ICRC's activities, thereby providing sound elements that help the department/delegation to set objectives and priorities.
  • Stands in for the WeC Field Manager and represents the WeC programme in internal and external meetings where and when required.

Main Requirements:

  • Relevant degree from a university or technical college.
  • At least 03 years overall professional experience in a humanitarian context. 

We offer:

  • A multinational, friendly, and multicultural working environment.
  • A competitive package.
  • Extensive opportunities for learning and development.
  • Open Ended Contract

Your application should be submitted no later than 30.09.2021 and must comprise of:

  • A cover / motivation letter setting out briefly your motivation and suitability for the position. The ICRC will pay special attention to it while shortlisting the applicants.
  • A complete and up-to-date CV.

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an equal opportunity employer.

Females are encouraged to apply.

We are grateful to all applicants for their interest; however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


  1. Requires you to add cover letter.