Job Title: Programme Officer
Organization Name: Prague Civil Society Centre
Location: Prague, Czech Republic
Reports to: Director of Programme
People in Need seeks candidates for positions of Programme Officers in an emerging, progressive, multi-national team of Prague Civil Society Centre. Starting as People in Need’s project, the Centre will spin off as an independent organization as soon as viable. The Centre’s mission is to empower civil society actors across Eastern Europe and Central Asia in their quest for more open, democratic societies that would respect the rule of law, human rights and dignity. In the face of recent trends in undermining civil society in the region, the Centre is to nurture and support both established and emerging organizations and initiatives and bring together active citizens of very different backgrounds. The focus is on innovative approaches and methods of operation. The Centre is going to serve as a hub of civil society activists, as a facilitator of working bonds as well as exchange of knowledge and inspiring expertise that has been accumulated in the region.
Primary Tasks & Responsibilities
The Programme Officer will work to develop and manage projects related to one of the Centre’s programmes (1. grant-making, 2. capacity-building, 3. education/research), to contribute to the Centre’s overall strategy, to propose programme priorities and methods of implementation and to monitor and evaluate projects and other Centre’s activities.
The responsibilities will include especially:
Qualification & Requirements
How To Apply:
Interested candidates are encouraged to send their application letter (up to 1 page) and CV in English before 15 December 2015 to the following e-mail addresses: firstname.lastname@example.org. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview in the beginning of January.