Economic Security Generalist (FSL Officer)

Posted on 04 Aug, 2022
Closing on 18 Aug, 2022

Job Description

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an independent, neutral organization ensuring humanitarian protection and assistance for victims of war and armed violence. Please visit for more information

The ICRC is looking for a suitable candidate to fill the position of:

Economic Security Generalist 2 (FSL Officer)

Contract type:  Open ended
Grade: B2
Number of posts: 1 Post
Duty station: Hodeidah


Economic Security Generalist 2 plans, implements and monitors the ICRC’s economic security (EcoSec) program activities in line with the country strategy and under the supervision and guidance of their hierarchical superior.

Accountabilities & Responsibilities 

  • Contributes to preparation and planning of field interventions, assessment trips, organizes meetings with interlocutors and ensures timely reporting. Carries out regular field visits and on-site aid distributions.
  • Contributes to designing and implementing voucher, fair, food/cash-for-work, cash transfer, livelihood, and microeconomic Initiative programs.
  • Contributes to identifying response options based on an analysis of EcoSec core components (food consumption/production, living conditions, income support and capacity-building, etc.).
  • Contributes to developing methods, plans, implementation, logistics and reporting for aid distribution.
  • In absence of the Team Leader, supervises field team’s activities on-site.
  • Maintains good coordination and working relationship with the Yemeni Red Crescent Society volunteers engaged in joint activities with the ICRC.  
  • Analyses strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats (SWOT analysis) to identify possible response options.
  • Collects data, using methods that are in line with the household economy approach and applies data-collection tools and devices.
  • Contributes to designing a good method for registering beneficiaries, verifies and updates beneficiaries’ lists. 
  • Monitors activities, implementation of projects and reports on the process accordingly.   
  • Enters data into and maintains the survey database and the EcoSec Programme Management Tool when requested.
  • Performs mid-level qualitative and quantitative data analysis; describes results and produces data visualizations.
  • Collects and analyses market price data.
  • Collects nutrition information at the household level; uses their basic understanding of malnutrition to identify vulnerabilities and nutritional shortcomings.
  • Contributes to internal reporting; translates documents for internal use and interprets upon request.

Certifications/Professional Experience Required

  • High school diploma, technical education or professional or University degree in Agriculture, Economics, Development Studies, Sociology, Animal Production, Veterinary Science, or related fields (degree in Agriculture and/or Economics is a strong advantage for this position).
  • Good command (spoken and written) of English.
  • Good computer skills (Word, Excel, Power Point).
  • 3–5 years’ experience in a similar field of activity.


  • Accountability
  • Organization and planning capabilities
  • Teamwork & Collaboration
  • Representing the Organization
  • Communication skills
  • Ability to prepare reports, accuracy, and attentiveness to details
  • Beneficiary & Client focused

How to Apply

Please send your applications by email to:

indicating in the subject line: Economic Security Generalist 2

Please include:

  • Letter of Motivation in English 
  • C.V. in English (maximum 3 pages)
  • Copies of the Academic Certificates, Work Certificates, and Letters of Recommendation if any

Applications with no clear indication of the subject will not be considered

Candidates from Hodeidah are encouraged to apply

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

Deadline to send your application: 18.08.2022

Important Notes / مقترحات هامة

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