|Position:||swisspeace: Program Officer Statehood (60 - 100 %) - Bern|
|Beschäftigungsdauer:||Befristet bis 31.12.2018|
|ausf. Beschreibung||Starting date: 1 June 2018 or by agreement until the end of the year (with possibility of extension)
The swisspeace Statehood Program conducts, amongst other things, research and implements projects related to local governance in Syria. swisspeace works in close collaboration with local organizations, and contributes to improved analysis, design, and monitoring and evaluation practice to increase the effectiveness and positive impact of their peacebuilding interventions.
Coordinate new and contribute to ongoing mandates and projects related to Syria
Implement capacity building measures and trainings on project management and local governance for our local partner organizations based in Gaziantep (Turkey) and Beirut (Lebanon)
Support our local partners in organizing and conducting trainings and workshops related to local governance and the ongoing peace process
Translate correspondence and key documents (Arabic – English, English - Arabic)
Contribute to the administrative and financial management of projects and mandates
Follow the developments in Syria (incl. news and social media) and produce internal updates/briefs
Network with different national and international actors working on Syria
Minimum 4 years of experience in peacebuilding or in supporting projects in contexts of conflict and fragility. Field experience and knowledge related to local governance issues area strong asset.
Excellent spoken and written Arabic and English
Excellent analytical, writing, and communication skills
Syrian context knowledge
Ability to work in a politically sensitive context
Experience in project management, including administration and financial management
Ability and willingness for frequent international travel, including to conflict countries
An explicit team player with an ability to deliver high-quality results under tight deadlines
Good working conditions, flexible office hours and an attractive work place in the heart of Bern
An inspiring job in an attractive and international field of work with political relevance
A positive working atmosphere in a dynamic and international institution
We look forward to receiving your complete application in English, including motivation letter, CV, work certificates and diplomas by 29 April 2018. Applicants should preferably hold a valid work permit for Switzerland or be a citizen of an EU/EFTA country.
Please send your application to email@example.com mentioning ‘Program Officer Statehood’ in the subject line. More information can be found at www.swisspeace.ch.
|zu besetzen ab:||01.06.2018|
|Einsatzort:||Schweiz, Bern, 3013 Bern|
|Bevorzugte Bewerbungsart:||per E-Mail|