In order to facilitate and to maximise the impact of the humanitarian operations financed by the European Union in South Asia and of the EU civil protection activities coordinated by the European Commission, the expert will be appointed to the post of humanitarian Technical Assistant (T/A) in Afghanistan by the European Commission’s Directorate General for Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection – ECHO.
The expert will be based in Kabul and New Delhi. He/she will be required to carry out regular missions to identify and assess humanitarian needs and to monitor programmes in the country. At the request of ECHO Brussels, the expert may also be called upon to carry out missions linked to his specific responsibilities to neighbouring countries or to Brussels, and should be prepared to react to a current or evolving crisis in any other region in the world following a request by DG ECHO Brussels.
Office location: Afghanistan, Kabul
Deadline for application: 10 October 2013
Start date: Beginning of January 2014