International Non-Governmental Organization (INGO) seeks a dynamic, experienced and reliable professional for the position of Program Manager.
An INGO that works to support democratic institutions and processes is re-establishing an office in Turkey, and seeks to hire a full-time experienced program manager.
The Program Manager will be responsible for design, planning, implementation, and evaluation of civic engagement projects. Detailed responsibilities will include: follow political developments and analyze needs to inform programming; assess need for greater civic participation, seek out and cultivate partnerships, and identify beneficiaries from within civil society; coordinate with implementing partners and stakeholders, including the Government of Turkey; organize and contribute to trainings, meetings, workshops, events, and delegations and/or consultant trips; oversee and facilitate subgrants to local Turkish civic organizations; help to facilitate and maintain good relationships with local and international democratic development organizations, civic organizations, and Turkish government; draft and submit activity reports; administrative and finance duties to support programs;among other responsibilities.
A successful candidate will have several years’ relevant and a university degree, including prior experience implementing international development programs or with civil society organizations, political parties, or local government; knowledge of Turkish civic organizations throughout Turkey; political knowledge and analysis skills; strong interpersonal, communication, and writing skills; and a willingness to travel within Turkey. They will also have a willingness to work independently and take initiative, excellent time management and computer skills, demonstrated attention to detail, fluency in both Turkish and English, and outstanding references.
TITLE: Program Manager
DATE: November 2019
PROGRAM: Civic Engagement
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
SUMMARY: Supports resident director in day-to-day activities and in the planning, design, implementation, and evaluation of civic engagement projects, in collaboration with NDI-Headquarters staff, by performing the duties listed below.
|ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES|
Undertake other duties as assigned by the supervisor
- To apply, send your resume, cover letter, and references in English to Janet Sawaya at [email protected] with Program Manager in the subject line.
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The deadline is December 15, 2019.