Senior Projects Manager
Salary: Competitive NGO salary and benefits package (including relocation)
We are looking for a talented individual to lead on Alert’s engagement in Kyrgyzstan, implementing existing programme commitments and developing new project opportunities. Supported by the Country Manager and in-country administrative and programme staff as well as Eurasia Programme staff in London, you will be responsible for management and implementation of a £1 million grant portfolio, as well as strategy development and donor relations.
Educated to post graduate degree level (in social sciences or related field), you will have significant experience working at senior level in an international environment related to peacebuilding, and of working in Central Asia or Eurasia in peacebuilding initiatives. Experience managing high level relationships, including with donors, international organisations and authorities is also essential.
You will be able to demonstrate fluency in English and Russian with excellent knowledge of the political, social and cultural context in Kyrgyzstan and the greater region
Note: The above are some of the requirements for the job. For the full job requirements and an application pack (the person specification section of which will form the basis of short-listing), please visit http://www.international-alert.org/about-us/recruitment/list and ‘How to Apply’. In your application, please indicate the full job title of the role you are applying for.
To apply, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form email@example.com, both of which can be found under ‘How to Apply’ which is part of the Jobs section of Alert’s website.
Please note we do not accept CVs
Closing date: 28th July 2012 at 5pm (UK time)
Interviews will take place 7th – 9th August 2012
While International Alert will endeavour to contact all candidates within a reasonable time, this may not always be possible due to limited resources. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, you can assume that your application has, on this occasion, been unsuccessful. International Alert is an equal opportunities employer. All applicants will be judged strictly on the basis of merit.