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The Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) Coordinating Unit (CU) is inviting applications for the following positions funded under the 10th European Development Fund (EDF), Intra-ACP Cooperation Agreement:
- Integrated Risk Management Specialist (IRMS) – The IRMS will be responsible for the incorporation of considerations of disaster risk, inclusive of changing climate risk as a result of climate change into the programming of the CDEMA CU and Participating States. The IRMS will also provide support to Participating States through the identification and treatment of critical and core disaster mitigation priorities as a component of their national CDM programmes.
- Operations Specialist (OS) – The OS will be required to provide technical assistance and guidance on preparedness and response issues to the CDEMA Participating States (PS) and the CDEMA CU. The Operations Specialist will also be required to support the development and delivery of training standards and materials to sustain capacity and capability for the Regional Response Mechanism (RRM).
- Education and Training Specialist (ETS): The ETS will be responsible for the coordination, design and implementation of Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) education and training programmes in support of capacity building within Participating States (PS) and the Coordinating Unit (CU). The promotion of standards and competencies for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) training in the CDEMA system will also be required of the successful applicant.
- Administrative Officer will be responsible for providing assistance with the administration and implementation of the project ensuring the smooth, timely and reliable flow of information.
Deadline for applications is October 31, 2014. Further details on these positions and the application process are available on our website at www.cdema.org.
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