Giselle Hamzo and Georges Kassouf, both Cash for Education Field Assistants, photographed at Relief International's Bekaa office in Lebanon. Elie Gardner/RI
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Head Office Opportunities

Relief International’s Head Office — which we call the Global Support Team — operates out of four locations: Los Angeles, California, Washington, D.C., Paris, France, and London, UK.

Employment at Relief International provides challenging and rewarding opportunities to make a positive difference in the living standards of the communities we partner with in fragile settings across Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. Our organization is not too big for you to be noticed. And not too small to put robust systems and tools at your fingertips. We value efficiency and direct communication, and offer an environment where senior management listens to and learns from people across the staff. It’s a place where your voice will be heard and your vision will be seen.

Open Positions

Location

All Locations
Afghanistan
Africa
Asia
Bangladesh
Ethiopia
France
Ghana
Global
Iran
Iraq
Jordan
Kenya
Lebanon
Myanmar/Burma
Nigeria
Pakistan
Philippines
Remote
Somalia
South Sudan
Sudan
Syria
Turkey
UK
UK - London
USA
USA - Los Angeles, CA
USA - Washington, DC
Yemen

Please note, our application system, Taleo, is not compatible with Google Chrome.

The Compensation and Benefits Coordinator will be responsible for managing and updating the HR information system records. Ensuring regular review and revision of HR forms as needed for compliance, new legislation or general updates related to payroll and benefits.

Providing support operations and administrative functions to payroll and benefit processes. This will include responding to inquiries and/or requests by providing timely and accurate information, with an understanding of working to multiple deadlines. As well as ensuring accurate systems and benefits record keeping, and HRIS auditing.

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HEAD OFFICE

Executive Assistant

USA - WASHINGTON, DC

We are currently recruiting an Executive Assistant to join our team, ideally based in Washington DC, US. This is a hybrid position, where the successful candidate will work from our office in DC 3 days a week.

You will support the strategic objectives of the organization, by providing high-level support to the Executive Office (CEO and Chief of Staff) and other Global Senior Management Team Members. Reporting to Chief of Staff, you will proactively manage schedules, calendars (internal and external), plan and organize travel and meetings, process expenses, and draft communications.

This role is a pivotal support position at an exciting time in RI’s history, as we welcome a new CEO, and embark on strategy and fundraising efforts in 2023. The Executive Office, including the Executive Assistant, interacts with RI’s Global Senior Management and Leadership Teams, Country and Regional leaders, and Boards of Directors.

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Partnerships Coordinator

UK TURKEY PAKISTAN JORDAN LEBANON KENYA

We are currently recruiting a Partnerships Coordinator to join our Awards Management Unit, ideally based in either the UK, Kenya, Pakistan, Jordan, Lebanon, or Turkey. This is a remote position, where we will consider applicants who are homebased in the RI country of operations stated.

You will support the Awards Management Unit in ensuring the review, implementation, supervision and compliance with the RI’s partnership management tools and processes, RI policies and donor rules and regulations. You will oversee the mapping of current partners and ensure that processes are consistently and diligently followed, from pre-award phase to close-out, including RI’s Due Diligence and Enhance Due Diligence requirements.

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Chief Legal Officer

USA - WASHINGTON, DC UK - LONDON

The Legal Department provides legal counsel and support to all areas of Relief International, including executive and senior management, programs, ethics and investigations, resource development, finance, and human resources as well as corporate governance services to the Relief International Alliance Boards of Directors.

 

The Chief Legal Officer directs the legal affairs of Relief International’s Corporate Alliance. Reporting directly to the Chief Executive Officer, the Chief Legal Officer is a member of the senior management team with full responsibility for the Legal Department and Awards Management Unity staff and budget. The Chief Legal Officer provides counsel to the CEO, Boards of Directors, and leadership team members. As a member of the senior management team, the Chief Legal Officer is part of the corporate team that shapes and drives Relief International’s strategic direction.

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Location(s) where the Services are to be performed: Washington, DC; London, UK

Manager: Chief Operating Officer

Timings: 3-6 months

Dates: Starting immediately

Depending on the nature of services this contract will require the consultant delivering these services will need “Advanced” pre hire contracting checks.

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Strategic Bids Lead

USA - WASHINGTON, DC

The Strategic Bids Lead will be responsible for providing a wide range of support to the Global Program Development Team with research, communications, editing, external contacts, data tracking, proposal production, logistics, and other tasks.

This position will support RI’s strategy and development of winning proposals, targeting humanitarian and development institutional government donors, including but not limited to USAID, FCDO, ECHO, etc.

 

Relief International is working with Head Global for the recruitment of this role, you will be redirected to Head Global’s website to apply

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Compliance Coordinator

USA - WASHINGTON, DC UK - LONDON UK

We are currently recruiting a Compliance Coordinator to join our Ethics and Compliance team, ideally based in London UK; Eastern United States; or other Relief International program country. This is a Homebased position, with some travel to the office, as required.

Note you must have the right to work in your remote home based location and that national terms and conditions apply.

This role is classified as requiring standard pre-employment checks.

You will support the Ethics & Compliance team in ensuring accountable and robust systems, ethical incident management and effective risk management. You will work with a diverse range of stakeholders across our international country and regional programs, to provide administrative support to the reporting and management of incidents, and the follow up of recommendations following investigation. You will also support updates to RI’s Ethics and Security Incident Reporting and Management Policy, as well as other policies in the Ethics and Compliance Department.

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Global Investigations Director

USA - WASHINGTON, DC UK - LONDON REMOTE

Relief International is looking for a Global Investigations Director to ensure that ethics and compliance concerns that arise in our operations are handled with professionalism and integrity.

Your role will be to lead, guide and coordinate investigation activity across RI’s operations.  This will be a highly-visible role that may interface with regional/country leadership teams, local incident management teams, global support office functions (such as legal, finance, security and human resources), major donors, and law enforcement officials.

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