Humanitarian Access and Security Advisor, Iraq

Location: Iraq
Closing date December 31, 2016

Please note that there is no specific closing date for this vacancy, however the applicant should apply as soon as possible.

Mission 1: Security management
• Collect and analyse security information;
• Follow-up on deconfliction process;
• Plan and implement security assessments for each location of ACF operations and in new areas of planed interventions;
• Supervise security management of emergency responses in known and new areas of intervention;
• Support field teams in risk analysis for each area of ACF current and future operations;
• Supervise the writing process and implementation of the mission security plan;
• Support Field coordinators and security team in design and implementation of security strategy at base level;
• Liaise with Logistic/Field Coordinators regarding operational security;
• External coordination with other security and access actors and establishing strong; network
• Contribute to the design of programmes and ACF strategy to make sure safety and security is included in it;
• Manage incident and crisis in collaboration with Field Coordinators and Country Director;

Mission 2: Humanitarian Access

• Design ACF humanitarian access strategy and make sure it is on line with the programme implementation strategy and security protocols;
• Participate in negotiations on humanitarian access with state and non-state actors;
• Plan and implement training on access; ACF security policies for national and international staff; Humanitarian Principle, ACF Charter/Values;

Mission 3: Management of the security team

• Functional supervision of security team in the different bases including capacity building, clarification of roles and responsibilities etc.
• Participate in the appraisal of the security team;

Mission 4: Awareness & training

• Build awareness of ACF teams on context and security situation in Iraq and region;
• Brief every new ACF employee (security rules & procedures);
• Brief every new international staff including visitors (context; security rules & procedures);
• Regular awareness sessions for ACF employee (situation updates, security rules and procedures);

. Organise specific simulation exercise / training for categories of employees as needed.

Beginning asap for a duration of 6 months minimum. 

How To Apply:
Applications (CV and covering letter) to be sent to this address:
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