Mercy Corps Ethiopia Vacancy Announcement

Mercy Corps Ethiopia invites qualified and experienced applicants for the various positions. MC Ethiopia is invites job seekers for appointment.

Mercy Corps has been operating in Ethiopia since 2004, working in rural, peri-urban and urban areas in six regional states: Somali, Oromia, Afar, Southern Nations Nationalities and Peoples (SNNP), Amhara, Gambela and the capital city of Addis Ababa.

We engage in both development and humanitarian work, and seek to integrate approaches, programs and geographies as much as possible. Our partners include government, academic institutions, development and private sector actors, civil societies and participating public.

Mercy Corps has a growing portfolio of programs in Ethiopia that focus on food security; agriculture and livestock market systems development; maternal and child health and nutrition; youth economic productivity; resilience and humanitarian response. In Ethiopia, some of our donors include USAID, SIDA, EU, DFID, and WFP.

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  • Hiring Organization: Mercy Corps Ethiopia
  • Shortly Known as: MCE
  • Founded: 1979
  • Organization Type: Non-profit Organization
  • Organization Size: 1000-5000 employees
  • Headquarters: 45 SW Ankeny St · 97204 Portland
  • CEO: Tjada D’Oyen McKenna (Since 2020)
  • Official Website: www.mercycorps.org

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The Mercy Corps Ethiopia wants to recruit employees in the following vacant positions the details of which are mentioned below.

 Position Title: Finance Officer

  •  Duty Station: Semera
  •  Open Position: 1
  • Five years and more progressive experience in the non-profit organization and mainly experience gained in the INGO is required.
  • Good level of exposure in handling USAID grants at least for two years
  • First Degree or preferably master’s degree in business administration, Accounting, Finance or related discipline. Compensating Education + Experience can be considered.
  • Demonstrated competency with computerized general ledger software
  • Advanced computer skills in MS Office programs, particularly in Excel
  • Prior management experience and strong organizational skills
  • Excellent oral and written English skills
  • Deadline: Dec 4, 2021

position 2: DRIVER

  • RiPA – Driver
  •  Duty Station: Semera
  •  Open Position: 1
  • 3rd Grade or above Valid Driving License.
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience as a Driver preferably in an International NGO.
  • Experience in repairing Vehicles (Auto background) is an advantage.
  • Ability to communicate in both Amharic & English languages and knowledge of other local language is preferred.
  • Knowledge of routes, duty stations, project areas, the NGO and diplomatic community is required.
  • Willing to work in remote area and able to work in team.
  • Motivated and committed.
  • Flexible and willing to work under pressure, outside normal office hours and during weekends.
  • Emotional maturity and physical stamina.
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse group of people
  • Good Time Management Skill, Attendance.
  • Deadline: Dec 4, 2021

position3:OPERATIONS ASSISTANT

  • Duty Station: Semera
  •  Open Position: 1
  • Five years and more experience in Procurement, Administration and Logistics Management in the non-profit organizations and mainly experience gained in INGO is required.
  • Diploma in Purchasing and Supplies Management/Management/ Business Administration/ Accounting/Marketing is required.
  • Advanced computer skills in MS Office programs, particularly in word and Excel
  • Prior management experience and strong organizational skills
  •  Excellent oral and written English and local language.
  • Deadline: Dec 4, 2021

position 4: PROGRAM COORDINATOR / AREA MANAGER

  • Duty Station: Semera
  •  Geographical Area Position Coverage: Zone 1 and 3 of Afar Region
  •  Open Position: 1
  • Knowledge and Experience
  • BA/BSc in relevant field, or equivalent experience
  • Masters degree in any one of technical or management course in the program focus areas highly preferred
  • At least 6 years in a middle or senior level management position
  • Excellent communicator in English with demonstrated excellent report writing and speaking skills, fluency in Afari also essential
  • Demonstrated critical thinking, problem solving and relationship management skills
  • Six years’ experience managing teams, strategic planning and implementing programs
  • Proven experience developing effective and diverse teams in dynamic contexts
  • Strong organizational and managerial skills
  • Experience or working in the cluster area with strong contextual knowledge of cultures. Working along border regions a plus
  • Experience effectively initiating and maintaining productive relationships with private, public, civil-society and research sector partners
  • Deadline: Dec 4, 2021

Position 5: RiPA – Finance Assistance

  •  Duty Station: Semera
  •  Open Position: 1
  • Three years and more progressive experience in the non-profit organization and mainly experience gained in the INGO is required.
  • Experience working with USAID/OFDA/EU/WFP grants at least for two years
  • First Degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance or related discipline. Compensating Education + Experience can be considered.
  • Demonstrated competency with computerized general ledger software
  • Advanced computer skills in MS Office programs, particularly in Excel
  • Prior management experience and strong organizational skills
  • Excellent oral and written English skills
  • Deadline: Dec 4, 2021

 Position 5: RiPA – Market System Development(MSD) Technical Specialist  

  •  Duty Station: Semera
  •  Open Position: 1
  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Agriculture (i.e. Plant/Animal Science), Agricultural Economics, Rural Development, Agribusiness, Marketing and other related subjects;
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in private sector and/or NGOs working focused on MSD (program coordination, facilitation, providing technical supports), agribusiness and/or financial services;
  • Good understanding on the Markets4Poor approach and Markets development facilitation including coaching, relationship building, communicating, entrepreneurialism/business understanding and innovating;
  • Experiences in supporting livestock/crop production, financial service providers, industries (public and private), institutions and stakeholders;
  • Knowledge of participatory analyses, action and results processing;
  • Experience/exposures to the location/region he/she applied for;
  • Deadline: Dec 4, 2021

How to Apply?

All interested candidates are encouraged to apply for the position advertised. All applications submitted to the Mercy Corps office or electronically include a CV, three references, and all relevant official documents. Applications will not be returned and will not be retained for future recruitment efforts. In order to ensure fairness to all applicants personal inquiries are not permitted.

Only candidates that are short-listed will be acknowledged and called for interviews.

“Mercy Corps is an equal opportunity employer promoting gender, equity and   diversity. Qualified female and young candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. We are committed to empower women and youth.”

DEADLINE FOR ALL APPLICATIONS: 04 December 2021/ 4:00 PM

Please send non-returnable applications and credentials to one of the following address:   et-recruitment@mercycorps.org R Mercy Corps Recruiter Addis Ababa: P.O. Box 14319 Arbaminch: P.O. Box 33 , Jijiga: P.O. Box 225   Negelle Borena: P.O. Box 116 Dire Dawa: P.O. Box 974 Gambella Office in person

Note: Please make sure that you mention the position title in the subject line of your email application.

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