Ended OSAC Receptionist (2)

The Job

National Position

Position:          OSAC receptionist (1 position North and 1 position South)

Job site:           North: Ibb - Dhi Al-Sufal and Al-Sayani, Taiz – Al-Taizziyah and Dimnat Khadeer;

South: Al-Turbah - Al-Shamaytain and Al-Ma’afer

Report to:         OSAC coordinator

Duration:            1 year

Status:             Full-time Staff

Program Title: Emergency multi-sector response for Yemen in Ibb and Taiz Governorates

The proposed project aims at an integrated multi-sector response within Ibb and Taiz governorates, further building on the achievement of the previous OFDA funded action: ‘Emergency protection and WASH assistance for conflict affected populations in Dhi Al-Sufal and Al-Sayani districts, Ibb governorate’.  The new intervention aims at enlarging the geographical coverage area in order to address specific gaps and needs, with particular attention to South Taiz, considering the high concentration of IDPs and the limited humanitarian presence in this area (especially for protection). The project provides for protection services (prevention and response), combined with nutritional care and treatment for CU5 and PLW suffering from acute malnutrition, and with WASH services for conflict affected communities.

The Receptionist is the first point of contact for One Stop assistance centers, registering visitors in logbook, providing basic information on services, organize/schedule appointment for visitors at the OSAC in coordination/consultation with the OSAC coordinator and Case Manager Supervisors and specialized service staff (psychologist, lawyer, social workers).

Detailed overview of the main duties:

  • Receiving beneficiaries at the front desk of OSAC by greeting, welcoming, directing and announcing them appropriately – keeping visitors logbook.
  • Registering new comers and scheduling appointments for them for direct service delivery
  • Providing basic information about INTERSOS services  
  • Based on basic info collection conduct a quick screening for the cases for categorizing, filtering and referring to social workers for social assessment and case identification
  • Direct and accompany the cases to the concerned SW
  • Ensure that all urgent cases are detected and ensure they are being referred directly to the line manager for assessment for possible immediate intervention
  • Inform visitors on INTERSOS complaints and response mechanism and its hotline services – providing numbers to be called
  • Ensure the reception area is a clean, quiet and well organised area
  • Any other tasks not listed here but required for the implementation of the daily activities

Minimum requirements

  • Hold an BA in social work – social sciences
  • At least 1 years of professional experience working as social worker in Yemen, in particular case management for WAR, CP and PwSN
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated familiarity with case management principles, standards and procedures, terminology
  • Readiness to commit and adhere to the values, mission and vision of INTERSOS

Other requirements:

  • Native Arabic – good written and spoken English
  • Strong team spirit, comfortable in a multi-cultural environment
  • Excellent analytical skills, observation and analysis capacity
  • Attention to detail and structured way of approaching tasks
  • Able to ensure quick quality delivery in stressful environment
  • Ability to adhere to deadlines and respect line management
  • Very strong interpersonal skills: strong communication and diplomatic skills
  • Practical and problem-solver
  • Ability to deal with heavy work pressure
How to Apply
  • Deadline for submission of application:16th of Janaury 2019
  • Documents to be submitted: CV and Motivation Letter (incomplete applications will be not considered), in addition to contact details for minimum 2 reference persons (include position and relation);
  • How to send the application: by e-mail to job.intersos@gmail.com (applications delivered by hand will be not considered);
  • Clearly mention the job and location that you are applying for in the subject of your e-mail!
  • Employer: INTERSOS
  • Category: Administration
  • Location: Ibb, Taiz
  • Posted on: 7 January 2019
  • Deadline: 16 January 2019