Organization: International NGO Safety Organisation
Country: Burkina Faso, Mali
Closing date: 30 Nov 2018
Founded in 2011, the International NGO Safety Organisation (INSO) is a British charity that supports the safety of aid workers by establishing safety coordination platforms in insecure contexts. INSO provides registered NGOs with a range of free services including real-time incident tracking, analytical reports, safety related data and mapping, crisis management support, staff orientations and training.
INSO services help NGOs with their day-to-day risk management responsibilities and improve their overall situational awareness to support evidence-based humanitarian access decisions.
The Organisation has grown from innovative start-up to become a globally recognised charity and a valuable component of the humanitarian safety coordination system.
Today the Organisation provides daily support to more than 850 NGOs in twelve of the world’s most insecure countries and has earned a strong reputation for performance, principles and professionalism.
INSO Mali Country Office
INSO Mali has been operating since 2013 and launched full services in 2014, with a coordination office in Bamako, and operational offices in Gao and Mopti- Sevare. INSO Burkina Faso is now in its opening phase, with a new office to be opened in Dori. Operations in Burkina Faso will be under the supervision and in a joint programme with INSO Mali, to propose a regional response to the Sahel Crisis.
We are seeking an experienced individual to join our team as INSO Regional Analyst (RA) to be based in Bamako (Mali) with regular trips to field offices in Mali and Burkina Faso, with occasional travels to neighboring countries (Niger, Chad in particular) if required.
Based in Bamako, the main objective of the Regional Analyst is to complement and enhance the strategic decision-making of NGOs conducting humanitarian operations in Mali and Burkina Faso Considering the complex and challenging operational environment presented by this transnational conflict, the Regional Analyst will be responsible for examining the multi-faceted interplay and impact of local, national and regional dynamics across Mali, Burkina Faso and the wider Sahel region.
By producing and contributing to senior management briefings, analytical reports and thematic research that utilise INSO’s unique information and resources to assess geo-political, security and socio-economic trends, the position aims to effectively implement INSO’s mission and mandate in providing its partners with comprehensive analysis and advice on humanitarian safety and access.
The Regional Analyst reports to, and is the responsibility of, the Country Director in Bamako. For technical supervision and quality assurance, the Regional Analyst falls under INSO’s Chief Analyst, who is based in the Operational Support Office.
The position and duties of this post require a great degree of flexibility and adaptation. Hence, within reasonable limits, the Regional Analyst might be required to carry out tasks that may not be explicitly detailed in this job description but are aligned with INSO principles and mandate.
Key Personal Competencies
Terms & Conditions: For the full terms and conditions please go to https://ngosafety.org/ra_malibf
How to apply:
How to Apply
Interested applicants are requested to send the following to firstname.lastname@example.org before 30 November 2018 with reference “INSO Regional Analyst – Mali-Burkina Faso” in the subject line of the email. The application must include:
Applications from qualified female candidates are especially encouraged. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Any offer made to the candidate in relation to this vacancy notice is subject to funding confirmation.
Please do not send any additional information (such as copies of certificates, copies of diplomas, other writing samples, etc.) and keep the total size of your application under 2MB.
Applicants are screened on a rolling basis.