Job Description


An internal rewarding opportunity. 

We are looking for an internal Housing, Land and Property (HLP) Adviser who will be responsible for chairing the HLP Technical Working group (TWG), enhancing the focus on HLP issues at strategical and operational level, within the HLP TWG, promote representation of key stakeholders in the TWG activities, strengthening effective management of the TWG and synergies with the relevant clusters, sub-clusters and other relevant working groups and task forces.

Provide strategic advice and Technical Support to ICLA programme on related mattersProvide Capacity Building for the project staff as neededEnsure that projects target beneficiaries most in need, explore and assess new and better ways to assist Chair the HLP Technical Working Group Coordinate activities closely with clusters, sub-clusters, working groups and task forces leadsEnsure HLP mainstreaming as a cross-cutting issue in the work developed by relevant clusters, subclusters or other working groups.Represent the HLP TWG in meetings with sectoral and external partners, authorities and other relevant interlocutorsFacilitate Coordination with government counterparts and relevant authorities and stakeholders regarding HLP TWG activities.Promote and share ideas for technical improvement

Please take a look at the detailed job description to learn more about the position 

Minimum 4 years of relevant job experience in a similar role, preferably within the humanitarian sectorProven experience in coordination and liaison with external actorsPrevious experience from working in complex and volatile contextsProficiency in Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, and PowerPointFluency in English, both written and verbal. Fluency in Ukrainian is an assetUniversity degree in law, Human Rights, International Relations, political sciences or equivalentStrong knowledge and expertise in HLP rights Understanding of laws and regulations related to internal displacementIn-depth knowledge of the context in Ukraine is an assetGood understanding of the UN humanitarian cluster approach and architecture.Good advocacy and representation skills including ability to establish effective and working relationships to facilitate communication within the cluster and other key actors.Good leadership skills and previous experience of coordinating Humanitarian Response

What Makes This Position Attractive?

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is an independent humanitarian organisation helping people forced to flee. The organisation protects displaced people and supports them as they build a new future. The organisation began relief efforts after World War II, and today, works in both new and protracted crises across more than 40 countries.Meaningful work that responds to the diverse needs, priorities, and concerns raised by beneficiary communities. NRC Ukraine meets immediate humanitarian needs, prevents further displacement, and contributes to durable solutions. 

What We Offer

Duty station:  Kyiv - UkraineContract duration: One year, renewable based on funding, performance, and need for the positionTravel : 10% (to Area / Field offices) Salary/benefits: According to NRC salary scale grade 8. NRC is an equal opportunities employer. In the selection of our staff, we are committed to diversity without distinction to age, gender, religion, ethnicity, nationality, and physical ability.We think outside the box, encourage ideas, and give responsibility to all employees at all levels. You will have many opportunities to be heard and take the initiative. 

Key Information - Please Take Note When Applying

Learn more about NRC here and NRC UkraineTo apply as an internal candidate, please click on the suitcase icon “I am an employee” on the top right of the page to be redirected to NRC’s internal career site.Apply by completing all the system-required fields of your experience, employment history, and education in your application.Ensure to attach your latest CV.Submit your application and CV in English.
When creating your profile, include your full name as per your passport.Applications that do not meet the minimum standards in terms of experience or qualifications will generally not be considered.Unsolicited applications not related to this specific job advertisement will not be considered.Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. We receive many applicants for each vacant position.Nationals from Central & Eastern Europe are highly encouraged to applyEU nationals and those with the right to work in Ukraine will be prioritizedFor any questions pertaining to this role please write to with the "Job Title" as the subject line.NRC might review applications before the adverted deadline, therefore interested candidates are encouraged to apply early. The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is an independent humanitarian organisation helping people forced to flee. We work in crises across more than 31 countries, providing emergencies and long-term assistance to millions of people every year. We stand up for people forced to flee, advocating their rights. NORCAP, our global provider of expertise, helps improve international and local ability to prevent, prepare for, respond to and recover from crises. NRC also runs the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre in Geneva, a global leader in reporting on and advocating for people displaced within their own country. Employment with NRC may lead to employment in or deployment to Regions, Countries, Areas or Offices that may be host to considerable health, safety and security risks. NRC takes this very seriously and we have procedures in place to reduce known risks, but will never be able to take away all risks. NRC is an equal opportunities employer and aims to have staffing diversity in terms of age, gender, ethnicity, nationality and physical ability.

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