Become a RedR Associate

We are currently looking for qualified, experienced individuals to join our pool of RedR freelance Associates, to contribute to our programme of capacity building for humanitarian workers. Our Associates are engaged in many ways, including consultancies, deployments, development of new training materials, delivery of training courses, and organisation and facilitation of capacity building events.

General requirements

We are looking for individuals who have:

At least 5 years of relevant professional experience

At least 1 year of humanitarian experience and core humanitarian competencies

Excellent skills in training delivery, design, development or assessment particularly adult learning courses for a professional audience, using participatory approaches and interactive learning.

There are additional opportunities to act as mentors, coaches or online learning specialists, so skills in this area are highly valued

A high level of technical expertise in a topic area we work on.

Are available for short-term assignments on a regular basis

What RedR offers

If successful in the assessment we will add you to our Associates database. We advertise all opportunities with Associates, and you are free to apply for the opportunities which interest you, and suit your profile. We offer opportunities globally, and in a range of technical areas. RedR contracts Associates as Consultants on a fixed daily rate. We are committed to strengthening local training capacity in the most disaster-prone countries, and support our new and existing trainers to further develop professionally as a trainer.

Specific application window

Current Opportunities

We are looking for qualified individuals to be Trainers in the following geographic and skills areas:


Urban Humanitarianism Experience

Cash Transfer Programming expertise (with CaLP certification preferred)

Individuals with experience of working with Islamic Faith Actors

Middle Eastern and North African based preferably English and Arabic speaking

  • Proposal and report writing
  • Project cycle management
  • Monitoring and evaluation
  • Security

South Sudan

Humanitarian Generalist

Application Process

Online application form


Collection of two professional references

Technical interview

Assessment (depending on your selected competencies, this may assess your facilitation skills, assessment skills, learning materials development skills or online learning skills)

Mandatory paperwork and welcome webinar

To apply

Complete the online application form ( by Thursday October 25, 2018 (midnight UK time). If your skills and experience match our requirements, we will be in contact to proceed with your application.

Register your Interest

If there is no Associate application window open in the region you are based in, you can still register your interest in joining RedR’s trainer pool. Please specify in the subject line both the country and region where you are based. You will subsequently be notified when the next application window opens in this area.

In case of any questions, feel free to contact us at [email protected]