Programme Officer (Swedish Red Cross/SRC)

Programme Officer (Swedish Red Cross/SRC)

Programme Officer (Swedish Red Cross/SRC)

HR-Consulting on behalf of his client - Swedish Red Cross Country Office/Red Crescent Societies/ Moldova Red Cross (SRC/MRCS)  is looking for a Programme Officer. 

Job duties and responsibilities:

Project Management and PMER (50%)

  •  Contribute to the planning, budgeting, and reporting of projects to ensure that they are timely and in 
    accordance with quality standards.
  • Support the MRCS in project management and compliance with SRC procedures, regulations, and 
  •  Guide MRCS staff and volunteers, especially at the branch level, to ensure quality in 
    programming, monitoring, evaluation, and reporting on implementation.
  •  Develop and support the application of an M&E framework and corresponding information 
    management tools in close collaboration with the MRCS and ensure its dissemination to MRCS branches.
  • Monitor project progress, ensure compliance with SRC program standards, and prepare reports.
  • Identify and report any issues that could affect project implementation, including safety and security 
    concerns, difficulties in operating, and any developing situations that could hinder the project 
  • Work closely with MRCS staff to ensure timely and quality implementation of project activities.
  •  Conduct regular field visits jointly with the MRCS to identify and help solve any critical challenges/issues 
    faced in the program.
  • Collaborate with and assist the MRCS in assessing the capacities and needs of vulnerable groups and 
    developing adequate response plans.
  • Provide support to capacity-building initiatives with the MRCS, including facilitating and organizing 
    trainings, workshops, and developing tools.
  •  Assist in preparing, designing, and implementing surveys, evaluations, and other relevant studies as 
    needed for the project; this may include taking part in internal reviews to assess operational progress, 
    including lesson-learning reviews.

Finance and Administration (50%)

  • Track project budgets and expenditures to ensure they are aligned with the approved budget and that 
    all financial transactions are properly documented and accounted for.
  • Provide guidance to MRCS for compliance with procurement and financial SRC procedures, as well as 
    the preparation of financial reports in line with requirements.
  •  Assist in preparing budgets and financial reports.
  • Coordinate closely with the SRC Controller in Headquarters. 
  • Prepare payments to suppliers.
  •  Maintain files and records in accordance with SRC procedures.
  •  Provide overall administrative support to the SRC Country Office, e.g., travel and meeting arrangements, 
    office supplies purchase, etc.
  • Provide support to procurement, including preparing and issuing tenders, evaluating bids, and launching contracts

Other duties and responsibilities 

  •  Provide translation assistance during meetings involving various stakeholders (RO/RU/EN).
  •  Perform any other work-related duties and responsibilities that may be assigned by the line manager.
  • Travel to Romania may be required


  • Minimum of 4 years of work experience in program support;
  • Excellent communication skills (written, spoken, listening) in English, Russian, Ukrainean and Romanian 
  • Communication and relationship skills, responsibility, initiative, and dynamism;
  • Advanced computer skills - working with Ms Word, Excel.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Experience with building and facilitating of trainings/workshops

You'll get:

  • Competitive salary (depends on experience);
  • Experience working in an international NGO;
  • Monday through Friday, between 9 and 18;
  • Comfortable office in the center of Chisinau.

Interested candidates may send CV in English to the HR-Consulting email address: 

For more information, please call: 069 638 007