IRC - International Rescue Committee

Welcome to the career page of International Rescue Committee (IRC) at UNjobfinder!

The International Rescue Committee is a global humanitarian aid, relief and development nongovernmental organization. Founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein. When an emergency arises, the IRC arrives on the scene within 72 hours with urgently needed supplies and expertise that protect people caught in the midst of chaos. 

IRC commits to stay as long as they are needed, helping survivors to heal, recover and rebuild their communities to be stronger, more stable and more democratic. From the first moment the IRC hits the ground they work toward lasting solutions. Building local capacity and self-sufficiency and promoting human rights, participation and accountability.

Career at the IRC

IRC's 8,000-plus staff is a force for humanity and hope working in a great variety of roles around the world, from emergency response through post-conflict development work. 

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future. IRC teams provide health care, infrastructure, learning and economic support to people in 40 countries, with special programs designed for women and children. IRC works in the following areas:

  • Emergency Response
  • Children and Youth
  • Health Care 
  • Women
  • Governance and Protection of Rights
  • Research
  • Economic Recovery
  • Refugee resettlement

Careers at the IRC are as wide-ranging and far-reaching as our work. Encouraging staff development through promotion, transfer and rehire, the IRC nurtures long-term career paths and helps employees grow within the organization. At any given moment, on any given day, all around the world, IRC staff members are restlessly and effectively working for the sake of the most vulnerable among us—to restore and renew hope, dignity and freedom. If you’re skilled and passionate, IRC would like to add your energy to their team.

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