SENED Organization

Project Officer (Ref: Project Officer)

  • Hatay
  • SENED Organization
  • Posted date: 1 week before
  • End date: 2024-07-18

Job Title: Project Officer (Ref: Project Officer)

Job In Hatay

Company: SENED Organization

Start Date: 2024-07-03

End Date: 2024-07-18

Job Description

Job Title:

Project Officer

Job Location:


Reporting to:

Project Senior Officer

Line Manager for:

Filed Worker


The application deadline is the 18 July 2024.


General Description of the Programme:


SENED is an independent, non-governmental, non-profit organization licensed and registered in Türkiye with the number 27-15-175. SENED Organization was established shortly after the Syrian Nakba and in response to the suffering of millions of Syrian refugees in Turkey as well as internally displaced people in Syria, to alleviate suffering, achieving justice, equality, and freedom, strengthening the role of civil society, and supporting and developing the local community. SENED works in the humanitarian work sectors to support, empower, and educate the community through several programs, takes exceptional care of people with disabilities and their families and defends their issues.


SENED Association emphasizes creating safe, accessible, and participation-encouraging living conditions for individuals' emotional, intellectual, physical, and social development by focusing on people with disabilities. Beyond the medical perspective on disability, it tries to find solutions to the problems faced by disabled people with a holistic perspective by considering the disabled people, their families, and the society they live in, focusing on the conditions they experience. SENED Association aims to create a safe and supportive environment and space by conducting family-oriented activities to help disabled individuals and their families become stronger, discover their potential and stand by with their children. By collecting data on refugee-disabled people and identifying problems and needs, SENED strives to ensure harmony between disabled refugees and local people with a voluntary, professional team and a community-based approach. All activities, education, research, advocacy, etc., are carried out on platforms created by local and disabled refugee people.


Job purpose:


The Project Officer is responsible for the daily planning, implementation, supervision, monitoring, and reporting of livelihoods and capacity-building activities. The incumbent will ensure proper coordination with the team in the field and is responsible for registering and monitoring local partners. The Project Officer will conduct initial risk analyses and assess suitability based on selection criteria. Additionally, the role involves providing support to partner projects and reporting outcomes to the Project Manager.


Duties, objectives, and competencies:


  • Develop daily work plans for livelihoods and capacity-building activities.
  • Ensure timely and effective implementation of project activities.
  • Monitor progress against project plans and schedules.
  • Report regularly to the Senior Project Officer and Project Manager on project progress.
  • Facilitate communication between the field team and the central office.
  • Monitor and support partner projects, ensuring they align with project goals.
  • Provide technical support and capacity-building assistance to local partners.
  • Facilitate and organize training sessions and workshops as needed.
  • Collect and analyze data on project outcomes.
  • Collaborate with supporting departments.
  • Participate in project activities, including needs assessment, meetings, training, workshops, and events.
  • Ensure the quality of project database and prevent duplications.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned.


Requirements: Essential


  • Must have bachelor degree (e.g., Development Studies, Social Sciences, Project Management)., with one year of relevant professional experience
  • Experience in FSL and Cash project or protection management and implementation.
  • Knowledge and experience in emergency response and cash-based approaches or programming.
  • Proficiency in report writing and data analysis.
  • Familiarity with relevant international standards.
  • Experience conducting market mapping or assessments.
  • Previous working experience in the region is advantageous.
  • Advanced IT skills (Google Docs, Gmail, Excel, and Word).
  • Strong organizational and administrative skills.
  • Fluency in Turkish and English are required. Arabic is advantages. 
  • Verified experience in humanitarian work and principles.


Requirements (desired)

  • Familiarity with local context and stakeholders is an advantage.
  • Preferably has a driving license.
  • Flexibility to work outside regular office hours when necessary.

Technical Competencies:

  • Detail-oriented and capable of managing
  • Multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and project management software.


How to apply: Interested candidates may please send their resumes with the cover letter and fill out the application link.


General terms and conditions


Disabled beneficiaries, children and vulnerable adults must be safeguarded to the maximum possible extent from deliberate or inadvertent actions and failings that place them at risk of abuse, sexual exploitation, injury and any other harm. One of the ways that SENED shows this ongoing commitment to safeguarding is to include rigorous background and reference checks in the selection process for all candidates.



SENED is committed to creating a genuinely inclusive, effective, and representative organizational culture, encouraging employee equity and diversity, and eliminating discrimination. Having a diverse profile of employees, different age groups, backgrounds, cultures, etc., including various experiences and capabilities, helps us understand, represent, and serve children better. Therefore, all qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment regardless of race, religion, gender, disability, or age.



If needed, SENED will submit a work permit application for the selected candidate after the job offer is accepted. Failure to provide the required documents or rejection of a work permit application by the Government of Türkiye will result in rescinding the employment offer.


This Job Description only serves as a guide for the position available. SENED reserves the right to change this document. Any published closing dates are estimated. Due to the nature of SENED’s work, we aim to fill vacancies as quickly as possible. This means we will close adverts as soon as we have found the right candidate, which may be before the published closing date. We would therefore advise interested applicants to apply as early as possible.


SENED Organization does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process. | SENED Kuruluşu işe alım sürecinin hiçbir adımında ücret talep etmemektedir.


SENED retains the discretion to re-advertise the vacancy, cancel the recruitment, offer a contract with a modified job description or for a different duration, or offer a contract at a lower grade.

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