CRS: Assistant Project Officer/ Shelter

Catholic Relief Services
Europe/Middle East/Central Asia (EMECA)
Jerusalem, West Bank & Gaza (JWBG)

Job Description
Position Title:             Assistant Project Officer - Shelter
Location:            Gaza Field Office
Reports to:                                Project Officer - Shelter

Catholic Relief Services is an international humanitarian agency of the Catholic community in the United States and has been present in the Jerusalem, West Bank, and Gaza since 1961. The CRS JWBG country program currently supports development/relief programs and activities in the sectors of civil society, humanitarian assistance, youth development, education, and peace & justice. In Gaza, CRS’ primary focus is humanitarian assistance.  For further information about CRS, please visit:

CRS JWBG is seeking an experienced Assistant Project Officer (APO) to assist in the implementation of our Transitional Shelter construction and rehabilitation of damaged structures in Gaza.  The APO will support the project officer (PO) in the implementation of project activities in a variety of areas in Gaza, including planning and follow up with the local partner, monitoring of the construction process, ensuring high work quality in the field, participation in beneficiary selection process, maintenance of proper project documentation and accurate reporting, monitoring and evaluation.  
Interested candidates with relevant education and work experience are encouraged to complete the application form and submit their CV and a cover letter that directly addresses the positions requirements on line at  no later than August 4, 2016.