Vacancy Announcement (closed)

Human Rights Project Manager

POSITION TITLE: Project Manager, Human Rights Program (fix-term 12 months contract)

PURPOSE OF JOB: To support an effective implementation of the Eurasia Partnership Foundation Human Rights Programs in Armenia by managing the Foundation’s ‘Towards Adoption of Antidiscrimination Legislation in Armenia’ operating program, as well as developing and fundraising for the program’s future strategy

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Higher education, preferably with a degree in Law or social sciences; minimum 5 years of professional experience, preferably in NGO/International Organizations, project design and management; knowledge of Human Rights mechanisms; understanding of policies and development strategies, as well as the issues and challenges of the NGO sector in Armenia; demonstrated understanding of legal system of Armenia and ongoing country developments; demonstrated experience analyzing information, preparing analytical reports, preparing and delivering presentations; demonstrated experience in developing program strategies and implementing them.

SKILLS: Fluency in English, Armenian and Russian, knowledge of an additional European language is an advantage; excellent program design and management skills; outstanding proposal writing skills; exceptional written and oral communication skills; ability to effectively establish credibility and articulate ideas to obtain support and buy-in of stakeholders for new ideas

TO APPLY: applicants should submit a short cover letter and resume in English by June 6, 2014, to e-mail: [email protected].

Detailed Job Description is enclosed below.

Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.