Refugee Economies Programme Officer
An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a full time, fixed term Programme Officer for the Refugee Economies Programme. Based within the Refugee Studies Centre, you will be responsible for several aspects of the management of the programme, including grant management, fieldwork logistics, data storage and retrieval, publications management, communications, and general administration. You will support the Principal Investigator (PI), Professor Alexander Betts, and his team of research officers and research assistants on a related set of projects currently funded by the IKEA Foundation and The World Food Programme. You will also provide assistance to Professor Betts on other projects, as requested. The post is fixed term until 31 August 2021, with the possibility of extension, subject to funding.
You should have an undergraduate degree and relevant experience in managing projects, administrative experience and outstanding organisational skills. As well as proven numeracy skills, a high degree of computer literacy and excellent interpersonal and communication skills, an understanding of fieldwork in a humanitarian or development context, whether from a university or practitioner's perspective is also essential.
Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a supporting statement as part of your online application.