CARE Vice President Humanitarian Affairs Jobs 2022 – Kenya NGO Jobs

CARE Vice President Humanitarian Affairs Jobs 2022 – Kenya NGO Jobs. CARE Kenya looking for “Vice President Humanitarian Affairs”. Applicants with a degree in Master Degree may apply on or before 3rd March 2022.

At the end of World War II, with much of the world in ruins, Arthur Ringland and Dr. Lincoln Clark approach 22 American charities to propose a non-profit corporation to funnel food packages from Americans to loved ones in Europe. The charities agree and on November 27, they incorporate the Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe (CARE).

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CARE Vice President Humanitarian Affairs Jobs 2022

The CARE has published a job vacancy announcement on 21st Feb 2022 for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Vice President Humanitarian Affairs to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter CARE
Position Vice President Humanitarian Affairs
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Master Degree
Experience Required Minimum Ten years
Application Deadline 3rd March 2022

CARE Job Vacancy 2022

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and strategic oversight of emergency and humanitarian affairs managed by CARE USA on behalf of CARE International to maximize their impact and effectiveness; in order to advance and realize a timely, scalable, quality, humanitarian response.
  • Lead the Humanitarian Affairs department with a sense of urgency, focusing on effective humanitarian action (response, preparedness and advocacy) and timely, scalable, quality, humanitarian response in countries
  • Oversee the recruitment, management and development of staff working on CARE’s Humanitarian Affairs to ensure a strong, diverse and high performing talent pool.
  • Oversee the management of financial and other resources to ensure they are used to maximize impact and to high standards of compliance and accountability.
  • Establish and manage strategic alliances and partnerships with peer organizations, universities, UN bodies, the private sector, and social enterprise working within the humanitarian field.
  • Expand and strategically position CARE’s humanitarian donor base and map-out and pursue new and non-traditional donor partners. Oversee and frame the identification and scaling of innovations; including cash programming, in humanitarian action that broaden our scope and impact on crisis affected populations; particularly women and girls.
  • Assure the integration of CARE USA’s Humanitarian response and programming with all other relevant Teams within USA: especially International Programs and Operations and Advocacy and Innovation.
  • Prioritize, organize and coordinates the flow of work based on rapidly changing support demands across various geographies, outcome areas and humanitarian needs.
  • Lead a process of fundamental change within CARE USA’s emergency and humanitarian response and programming towards CARE’s vision and actively contribute to CARE International’s overall humanitarian strategy and operations, as member of CARE Internationals Humanitarian Working Group (HWG) and with CARE International’s Emergency Group (CEG).
  • Working closely with CARE’s policy/advocacy team, regions and countries, lead the development and implementation of Humanitarian policy strategies and advocacy priorities to support the mission and goals of CARE and advance collaboration.
  • Ensure that the capacity and resources to effectively support humanitarian responses in the areas where CARE USA leads on behalf of CI (Food Security, SRHR, Logistics) are in place.

Position in Organization:

  • Department: KENYA
  • Work Location: Kenya – Nairobi
  • Type of Post : Accompanied – Family
  • Other Possible Location :
  • Funding : APPROVED
  • Expected Travel : Not Applicable
  • Type of Contract :
  • Language Requirement : ENGLISH
  • Application Deadline :
  • Employee Duration : Active Full-Time


  • Master’s Degree or an equivalent combination of a Bachelor’s degree and experience.


  • 10+ years’ experience managing international organizations in humanitarian response, recovery and long-term development
  • Experience in Emergency and Humanitarian programs management, policy, advocacy & evaluation • Familiarity and strong experience with funding agencies and international organizations and skills in external relations and advocacy.

How to Apply CARE Vice President Humanitarian Affairs Jobs 2022

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The Closing Date: 3rd March 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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