CCCM Assistant (3)

The Job

Duties and responsibilities

  • Ensure adherence with NRC policies, tools, handbooks and guidelines.
  • Ensure proper filing of documents.
  • Ensure that projects target beneficiaries most in need, and explore and asses new and better ways to assist.
  • Promote and share ideas for technical improvement.
  • Assist in the assessment of information needs among the camp population and host communities.
  • Conduct information/sensitization campaigns, update information boards, mobilize of the camp population for large-scale events (e.g. distribution, registration/verification exercises), thematic focus group discussions, participatory IDP camp assessments, identify and refer Persons with Special Needs (PSN) when needed, etc.
  • Assist in the design, preparation and dissemination of IEC material.
  • Sensitize the IDP camp population to make use of the NRC-operated helpdesks established in the camp to obtain information and raise issues and concerns.
  • Collaborate with relevant stakeholders in the IDP camp site to ensure that timely and accurate service-related information is made available to the camp population.
  • Liaise with relevant stakeholders in the IDP camp to ensure that self-governance mechanisms are instrumental in the improvement of community self-reliance and empowerment across the different sectors.
  • Ensure that community engagement activities include traditionally under-represented groups, such as women, elders, youth, etc. and that they target beneficiaries most in need of protection and assistance.
  • Provide weekly, monthly, situational and annual reports to the management detailing progress of community engagement activities. This encompasses achievement of project outputs, objectives and the challenges faced.
  • Ensure that means of verification related to the various community engagement activities are adequately filed in compliance with management’s requirements.
  • Participate/Facilitate capacity building activities instrumental in improving the understanding of shelter/CCCM activities and other key thematic areas (e.g. PSEA and conflict management) by community representatives.
  • Assist in the organization of CCCM capacity-building events for other humanitarian stakeholders.
  • Ensure high quality and ongoing monitoring and evaluation of activities implemented, in consultation with the M&E department.
  • Assist in conducting resource and needs assessment including liaison with other service providers in the camp to ensure inclusive support for all displacement affected populations.
  • Assist in inter-agency referral process for refugees as well as carrying out follow- ups and providing feedback on referred cases to the responsible agency/persons of concern.
  • Represent NRC in coordination meetings when requested by the Shelter/CCCM Officer.
  • Doing any other tasks required by line manager. 


  • Technical background in WASH, shelter, site coordination and management and a University Degree in Engineering or experience in WASH, shelter, site coordination and management work and community mobilization.
  •  previous experience in conducting CCCM projects will be preferred.
  • Good documentation and report writing skills is required.
  • Proven ability to use MS Office software (especially Word and Excel) and competent in email communication with MS Outlook or Other related software.
  • Experience from working as a CCCM Assistant in a humanitarian/recovery context.
  • Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts.
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities.
  • Have some knowledge of English.
  • Knowledge of the context in Yemen.
  • Knowledge of the local language Arabic.
  • Experience with start-up, exit or similar.

Personal qualities

  • Planning and delivering results.
  • Empowering and building trust.
  • Communicating with impact and respect.
  • Handling insecure environment.

We can offer

Till the end of Dec 2020 with possibility of extension subject to funding availability.
Females candidates strongly encouraged to apply.

How to Apply
  • Employer: NRC
  • Category: Engineering
  • Location: Al Hodaida, Hajjah
  • Posted on: 30 June 2020
  • Deadline: 9 July 2020