DRC Protection Coordinator Jobs 2024 – Kenya NGO Jobs

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DRC Protection Coordinator Jobs 2024 – Kenya NGO Jobs.

DRC Kenya looking for “Protection Coordinator”.

Applicants with a Master’s degree may apply on or before April 26, 2024.

Founded in 1956, the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is Denmark’s largest, and a leading international NGO – one of the few with a specific expertise in forced displacement. In 40 countries 9,000 employees protect, advocate and build sustainable futures for refugees and other displacement affected people and communities. DRC works during displacement at all stages: In the acute crisis, in exile, when settling and integrating in a new place, or upon return.

The DRC has published a job vacancy announcement on April 12, 2024 for qualified Kenya’s to fill in the vacant post of Protection Coordinator to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

DRC Job Vacancy 2024



  • Develop, in consultation with Regional Advocacy, CO Heads of Programme, ReDSS and MMC a regional protection strategy and across the EAGL region, in line with the global protection strategy & priorities. Provide technical support for Country Offices to develop their own protection strategies, based on protection analysis, and roll-out protection sector reviews for the countries.
  • Seek out opportunities (research, cross-border projects) in collaboration with ReDSS, MMC, Regional Advocacy and other relevant stakeholders in the region to further explore aspects of DS in the EAGL context.
  • Work closely with the technical experts for Economic Recovery, Climate Adaptation, and Alternative Financing to develop new, integrated programmes to mitigate climate change, enhance economic empowerment, and build a sustainable protection portfolio.


  • Develop a regular EAGL regional protection trends analysis for the region to help inform programming, policy, advocacy and preparedness.
  • Provide technical support to country programmes to ensure quality protection monitoring, analysis, strategies, and responses are in adherence with global standards and principles (DRC Protection Minimum Operational Procedures – P-MOPs).


  • Advanced academic qualification in a relevant field (law, political or social sciences or related disciplines).


  • Minimum 5 years of senior working experience in Protection at field level for an I/NGO, including working with displaced communities
  • Documented skills in technical writing including writing policy and advocacy papers
  • Documented skills in policy influencing
  • Documented skills in capacity building and training
  • Excellent skills in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Experience in project cycle management


  • English (fluent)
  • French (working knowledge)
  • Swahili, Somali and other EAGL languages (advantage).

Other Details

  • Department: East Africa and Great Lakes Region
  • Workplace: Nairobi, Kenya
  • Contract Type: Expatriate or national contract
  • Posted: 11 Apr 2024
  • Expires: 26 Apr 2024

How to Apply DRC Protection Coordinator Jobs 2024

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The Closing Date: April 26, 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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