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The IRC’s impact at a glance

Our work

The International Rescue Committee responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future.

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In 2016, the IRC and its partner organizations: 

  • Helped more than 24 million people gain access to primary and reproductive health care.
  • Vaccinated more than 173,000 children under the age of one against measles.
  • Supported 2,507 clinics and health facilities that helped 171,000 women deliver healthy babies.
  • Supported more than 21,000 community health workers to treat communicable diseases in children under age 5 and treated more than 186,000 children under the age of five for acute malnutrition.
  • Gave 3.8 million people access to clean drinking water or sanitation.
  • Provided schooling and educational opportunities to more than 1.5 million children; trained more than 33,000 educators and supported more than 11,000 schools.
  • Provided counseling, care, and support to more than 42,000 vulnerable children and trained more than 2,200 child protection workers.
  • Created or supported 2,000 village savings and loan associations that benefited more than 58,000 members who saved more than $2.4 million.
  • Helped more than 4,000 people access financial services.

Responding to the world’s worst humanitarian crises in a great variety of roles, the International Rescue Committee’s staff is a force for humanity and hope. If you’re skilled and passionate, we’d like to add your energy to ours.


What is it like to work for the IRC?

The IRC applies our mission of care and protection to those who fulfill it—our staff. We are committed to promoting their safety and wellness, and to providing them with an environment of respect in which to work.

The IRC values the diversity of our staff and recognizes that our work is best accomplished through the true collaboration of individuals from many cultures with a great variety of skills and perspectives. In support of this core value, the IRC maintains and enforces policies to foster relationships that respect the dignity and worth of each individual.

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The mission of the IRC is to help people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future.


Where we focus

The IRC will put in place high-impact, cost-effective solutions that help people affected by crisis. We’ll also use our learning and experience to shape humanitarian policy and practice in ways that improve the lives of more people worldwide. And in all of our work we will focus on breaking down each of the barriers faced by women and girls.

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The IRC’s R&D unit works with field and technical staff to apply new practices like human-centered design, rapid prototyping, and behavioral science to accomplish breakthroughs in some of the most deep-seated problems in humanitarian response,
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The HR Director is responsible for providing strategic leadership for the HR function for over 500 staff and volunteers across the Jordan and southern Syria Program. The HR Director will lead a growing HR team to ensure high quality and efficient staff recruitment, contracts management, orientation, learning and development, performance management, compensation and benefits, code of conduct compliance, employee engagement and staff care.
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The Protection/Rule of Law Technical Adviser will form part of the Violence Prevention and Response Technical Unit (VPRU), which houses expertise in the field of protection and rule of law, child protection, and women’s protection and empowerment. The VPRU is responsible for providing dynamic, innovative support to IRC’s field offices and provides technical assistance, ensures innovation, promotes best practices, and helps to improve data collection and analysis for protection programming within the organization.
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The Supply Chain Quality Assurance Analyst as part of the Global Supply Chain Quality Assurance team has the responsibility for reviewing all supply chain agreements and related documentation to ensure both compliance to IRC and donor policies as well as conduct detailed data analysis to validate that IRC is getting value for money. The Supply Chain Quality Assurance Analyst collaborates internally with procurement category managers, Regional Supply Chain Directors and suppliers.
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Horn and East Africa Regional Positions,
NGO
Contract
Competitive
The purpose of this team is to support IRC’s country teams and partners in the region to influence humanitarian, displacement and refugee policies in the region. The position reports to the Regional Advocacy Coordinator and provides technical support to country teams and partners for the delivery of effective advocacy interventions. With a focus on research and policy analysis, the position holder will be responsible for ensuring that IRC’s advocacy is underpinned by robust evidence with clear causal linkages to legal and policy frameworks
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Horn and East Africa Regional Positions,
NGO
Contract
Competitive
This role is responsible for mapping learning requirements, developing training best practices including train-the trainer models, and developing support tools in the form of SOPs, computer based training modules and job aids for supply chain staff to successfully accomplish their roles. This person leads the design of change management to ensure successful adoption of global initiatives and monitors the implementation and ongoing successful use of systems, processes, and tools across IRC and establishes follow-up mechanisms.
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The purpose of this position is to have an individual with specialized, trained to dedicate the majority of his/her time to support the functions of program development, grant management and reporting. This versatile individual should also be able to get involved in other accounting tasks, as necessary and as time permits. Comprehensive accounting skills and experience combined with managerial and supervisory abilities will also be required. Flexible approach to ad hoc tasks as they emerge will be paramount.
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Lebanon
NGO
Contract
Competitive
The Senior Procurement Advisor, Systems & Capacity should come with a strong commitment to humanitarian principles and with previous experience working within the humanitarian sector; IRC procurement experience is ideal.The Senior Procurement Advisor will have 3 key areas of responsibility: assessment, systems improvement and capacity-building. The Senior Procurement Advisor will assess, review and upgrade the performance of the Procurement department and follow-up on a quality control level to address areas of attention and the capacity of the team in Lebanon to be able to cater for the programs and beneficiaries.
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Company Statistics

Founded

1933; 84 years ago

Headquarters

Chanin Building New York City, New York, U.S.