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Accountant job in New York, New York

Accountant job in New York, New York
Accountant. New York. Posting Date: 06/02/2020. Deadline: 06/16/2020Do you want to help make the world a better place with your strong analytical, communications and technical accounting abilities? We're seeking an Accountant based in New York City tot...

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Credit Card and Travel Operations Administrative Officer job in New York, New York

Credit Card and Travel Operations Administrative Officer job in New York, New York
Credit Card and Travel Operations Administrative Officer. New York. Posting Date: 06/02/2020. Deadline: 06/21/2020Do you want to help make the world a better place with your expertise in managing a corporate credit card operations and travel policies? ...

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Scotland House Brussels Internship job in Brussels, Belgium

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Scotland House Brussels Internship job in Brussels, Belgium
The British Government is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer. We value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. W...

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Assistant General Counsel (LEG) job in Washington, D.C.

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Assistant General Counsel (LEG) job in Washington, D.C.
The Legal Department of the International Monetary Fund (the Fund) is seeking to fill a three-year term Assistant General Counsel (AGC) position. The focus of the position is on financial and fiscal law, and the work in these areas is conducted by the ...

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Program Analyst / Associate Analyst - ECSA/AMENA Regions job in Rockville, Maryland

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Program Analyst / Associate Analyst - ECSA/AMENA Regions job in Rockville, Maryland
Abt Associates’ International Development Division seeks a qualified entry-level Program Analysts to support to regional teams (Eastern, Central, and Southern Africa, and Asia, Middle East, and North Africa). This position is based in Rockville, Maryla...

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Technical Methods and Analysis Specialist job in Washington, D.C.

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Technical Methods and Analysis Specialist job in Washington, D.C.
Chemonics seeks a technical methods and analysis specialist to support and enhance collaboration between partner food-security agencies across the globe and other entities by collaboratively engaging in activities to strengthen food security–focused te...

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Junior COVID19 Socio-Economic Consultant job in Windhoek, Namibia

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Junior COVID19 Socio-Economic Consultant job in Windhoek, Namibia
The UN Resident Coordinator (RC) system encompasses all organizations of the United Nations system dealing with operational activities for development. The RC leads the Country Team (UNCT), which is composed of representatives of all the UN entities wi...

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Data Analyst job in Vienna (Remote), Virginia

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Data Analyst job in Vienna (Remote), Virginia
We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with insatiable curiosity and dedication to quality to join our team for the summer. The ideal candidate will have experience in data analysis, military/international affairs, and public speaking, and posse...

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Program Associate, Initial Resettlement job in Silver Spring, Maryland

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Program Associate, Initial Resettlement job in Silver Spring, Maryland
HIAS seeks a Program Associate to provide programmatic support to the Reception and Placement (R&P) Program, to include engagement with HIAS headquarters support departments, HIAS Resettlement Affiliates across the country, U.S. National Resettleme...

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Lecturer job in Denton, Texas

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Lecturer job in Denton, Texas
The Department of Political Science at UNT is a highly productive department with 27 faculty members who are committed to excellence in both teaching and research. It offers BA, MA/MS, and PhD degrees. Faculty in the department have previously edited t...

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Project Director – USAID New Partnerships Initiative (NPI) COVID-19 response job in Washington, D.C.

Project Director – USAID New Partnerships Initiative (NPI) COVID-19 response job in Washington, D.C.
Longtime partner INGOs IMA World Health (IMA) and Lutheran World Relief (LWR) have founded Corus International to spearhead new collaborations and innovations across the global development, aid, public health, and private sectors that achieve transform...

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Liaison and Policy Officer (External Relations) job in Doha, Qatar

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Liaison and Policy Officer (External Relations) job in Doha, Qatar
Applications are welcome from first- and second-tier candidates, particularly qualified female candidates as well as applications from the non-represented member countries of IOM. For all IOM vacancies, applications from qualified and eligible first-ti...

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Wargaming Analyst job in Alexandria, Virginia

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Wargaming Analyst job in Alexandria, Virginia
Support a defense client in the development, design, and execution of Cyber wargame and exercise activities. Support the planning and execution of Cyber resilience wargames to assess weapon systems and critical infrastructure within the client's manage...

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Management and Program Analyst job in Arlington, Virginia

Management and Program Analyst job in Arlington, Virginia
Joining the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) means being part of the team focused on securing the Nation's physical and cyber infrastructure against threats to public health and safety, economy, and national security. Within CISA...

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Deputy Director/Grant Scheme Expert job in Brussels, Belgium

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Deputy Director/Grant Scheme Expert job in Brussels, Belgium
EUROCHAMBRES is currently seeking to recruit a full-time (m/f) Deputy Director/Grant Scheme Expert to join its dynamic, international team working within the Turkey-EU Business Dialogue (TEBD) project. Responsibilities: Oversight of daily impl...

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Managing Editor – European Web Site on Integration job in Brussels, Belgium

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Managing Editor – European Web Site on Integration job in Brussels, Belgium
Editing, managing and summarising content for the European Web Site on Integration (EWSI) through close cooperation with a network of national coordinators and MPG’s in-house researchers. Since 2009, EWSI has served as the European Commission’s unique ...

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USPSC Press and Public Outreach Officer job in Washington, D.C.

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USPSC Press and Public Outreach Officer job in Washington, D.C.
SOLICITATION NUMBER: 720FDA20B00007 ISSUANCE DATE: November 18, 2019 CLOSING DATE AND TIME: July 6, 2020, 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time SUBJECT: Solicitation for U.S. Personal Service Contractor (USPSC) Dear Prospective Offerors: The United States...

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Data Impact Program and COVID -19 Response - Francophone Consultant job in New York, New York

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Data Impact Program and COVID -19 Response - Francophone Consultant job in New York, New York
Vital Strategies, headquartered in New York City, is an international public health organization. Our programs strengthen public health systems and address the world’s leading causes of illness, injury and death. We currently work in 73 countries, supp...

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Project Director, Gender-Based Violence job in Washington, D.C.

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Project Director, Gender-Based Violence job in Washington, D.C.
Making Cents International is recruiting for a Project Director for an anticipated USAID-funded activity focusing on gender-based violence (GBV). The project is designed to strengthen the GBV portfolio across the Agency through the development of strat...

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Director, MERL - Crisis, Conflicts & Governance job in Vienna, Virginia

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Director, MERL - Crisis, Conflicts & Governance job in Vienna, Virginia
International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI) is seeking an experienced and motivated Director, Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning, to support its work in the Crisis, Conflict and Governance Practice.  This position will be based pr...

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USPSC Response Readiness Specialist job in Washington, D.C.

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USPSC Response Readiness Specialist job in Washington, D.C.
SOLICITATION NUMBER:    720FDA20B00055 ISSUANCE DATE:    May 13, 2020 CLOSING DATE AND TIME:    July 1, 2020, 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time SUBJECT: Solicitation for U.S. Personal Service Contractor (USPSC) Dear Prospective Offerors: The United ...

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Interim Head of Gender & Inclusion job in Multiple Locations, D.C.

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Interim Head of Gender & Inclusion job in Multiple Locations, D.C.
Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian organisation that advances children’s rights and equality for girls. We believe in the power and potential of every child. But this is often suppressed by poverty, violence, exclusion...

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Consultancy Services for Endline Evaluation job in Senegal

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Consultancy Services for Endline Evaluation job in Senegal
1. Commissioning party Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 7 million people who take injustice personally. We are campaigning for a world where human rights are enjoyed by all. We are funded by members and are independent of any ...

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Head of Product Management job in London, United Kingdom

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Head of Product Management job in London, United Kingdom
The Economist Group is the leading source of analysis on international business and world affairs. We deliver our information through a range of formats, from newspapers and magazines to conferences and electronic services. What ties us together is the...

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Visiting, Open-rank in Political Science (American Politics) job in Rock Island, Illinois

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Visiting, Open-rank in Political Science (American Politics) job in Rock Island, Illinois
Augustana College is a selective liberal arts and sciences college of 2,500 students, including 26 percent first generation college students, 23 percent Pell Grant students, 24 percent students of color, and 12 percent international students.  Our beau...

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Regulatory Policy Advisor job in Brussels, Belgium

Regulatory Policy Advisor job in Brussels, Belgium
The European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA), based in Brussels, is looking for a Regulatory Policy Advisor(m/f) to strengthen its Regulatory team. EFAMA is the voice of the European investment management industry. Its membership consi...

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East Asia Finance Campaigner job in New York, New York

East Asia Finance Campaigner job in New York, New York
The Sunrise Project is looking for an experienced, passionate and creative finance campaigner to join our team to mobilize international actors to support East Asia’s transition out of fossil fuels. The position will work closely with East Asian partne...

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NGA Disclosure and Release Officer job in Springfield, Virginia

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NGA Disclosure and Release Officer job in Springfield, Virginia
Disclosure and Release Officers investigate and adjudicate the disclosure and/or release of GEOINT under delegated authorities to domestic and international entities. They respond to requests for exceptions to current sharing policies from U.S. Governm...

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Business Development and Communications Manager job in Silver Spring, Maryland

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Business Development and Communications Manager job in Silver Spring, Maryland
PfD’s staff and volunteers work in partnership with local and international groups to improve quality of life for vulnerable people in underserved communities. We envision a more just, peaceful, and environmentally sustainable world, and seek to empowe...

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Chief of Party, India Development Partnership Activity job in India

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Chief of Party, India Development Partnership Activity job in India
Virginia Tech’s Center for International Research, Education, and Development (CIRED) is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Chief of Party, India Development Partnership Activity in India. Description CIRED is recruiting for an anti...

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Business Development Manager/Director job in New York, New York

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Business Development Manager/Director job in New York, New York
One Acre Fund is looking for someone based in the US or a European global city to join our Business Development team. One Acre Fund aspires to one day be the world's largest and most impactful nonprofit organization. To a large extent, the growth of On...

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Child Protection Officer, P3 job in New York, New York

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Child Protection Officer, P3 job in New York, New York
Org. Setting and Reporting This position is located in the Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children (OSRSG-VAC). The United Nations' Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) on Violence...

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Growth Development Director job in Minneapolis or Washington, D.C.

Growth Development Director job in Minneapolis or Washington, D.C.
Hello Hello! Alight is recruiting a Growth Development Director for Questscope. So you’re interested in joining us? Welcome, we’re happy you’re here. Organization Description For 30 years, Questscope has walked alongside young people whose lives ...

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Special Assistant and Assistant Secretary to the Board of Trustees job in San Francisco, California

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Special Assistant and Assistant Secretary to the Board of Trustees job in San Francisco, California
In an increasingly complex and changing world, we believe that a peaceful and engaged Asia is of critical global importance. We work with innovative leaders and communities to build effective institutions and advance path-breaking reforms. Together wit...

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Intelligence Operations Specialist job in Arlington, Virginia

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Intelligence Operations Specialist job in Arlington, Virginia
This position is located in the Logistics, Liaison, Training and Production Division of the Office of Intelligence and Threat Analysis, Directorate for Threat Investigations and Analysis, Bureau of Diplomatic Security. The incumbent is responsible for ...

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Wash Officers

Wash Officers ROLE PURPOSE: The WASH officer is responsible to facilitate and ensuring timely delivery of UNILIVER (Emergency Cash Assistance for Households affected WASH activities in collaboration with cash project staffs, WASH coordinators and project operation standard procedure(SOP). The post holder is responsible to implement WASH activities at the response words as well as liaising with local government, field office team, Zonal /Woreda WASH cluster forums where UNILIVER project is operational. The WASH officer  is also responsible to ensuring the WASH humanitarian needs and gaps are properly assessed in full consultation with WASH coordinators and field office managers at UNILIVER proposed WASH interventions such as ,COVID 19 preparedness, preventions and controlling WASH actions such as water trucking operation, WASH non-food item (NFI) distribution, water treatment chemicals, rehabilitate/maintenance, leading the preparation of WASH integrated response plans and provide tech…

Logistics and Transport Officer

Logistics and Transport Officer Transport Clearly understand and adhere to the rules and regulations (Transport, Procurement and Warehouse Policies) of Concern Worldwide in Ethiopia in day-to-day work /during implementation. Make sure that programme vehicles are serviced periodically as per Concern and manufacturers maintenance guideline and insure all the repair and maintenance are as per Concern worldwide in Ethiopia maintenance guideline. Check and review office vehicles, spare part bills and make sure the invoices are in accordance with the agreement before payment is effect. Seek technical advice and get confirmation from Head Office transport unit for the fairness of the price of spare parts prior to processing payment to the supplier Prepare and monitor charging sheetsfrom each vehicle regularly, prepare summary reports, make data analysis and provide necessary recommendation/s based on an the analysis. Monitor the daily vehicles fuel re-filling management and make sure all the…

Human Resource Officer

Human Resource Officer Christoffel Blindenmission (CBM) is an international Christian development organisation. CBM envisages an inclusive world in which all people enjoy their human rights and achieve their full potential. CBM’s aim is to contribute to transformative change in structures, systems and attitudes which will bring about an improved quality of life for people with disabilities living in poverty, their families and their communities. Based on its Christian values and over 100 years of professional expertise, CBM addresses poverty as a cause, and a consequence, of disability, and works in partnership to create a society for all. CBM is a child-safe organization and promotes safeguarding of adults at risk as well. CBM is committed to keeping children safe globally from abuse, through awareness raising, prevention, responding and reporting, as well as through the implementation of CBM Safeguarding Policy. All CBM staff members are strictly required to comply with the Code of …

Emergency Rapid Response (ERR) Officer (2 positions)

Emergency Rapid Response (ERR) Officer (2 positions) The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Founded in 1933, the IRC offers lifesaving care and life-changing assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster. IRC has been working in Ethiopia since 1999 and is implementing integrated, community-managed programs aimed at improving the quality of lives and recover of livelihood of disaster-affected population’s through promoting individual participation, strengthening institutions and emergency response. Job Overview: The Emergency Rapid Response (ERR) Officer is responsible for implementation of emergency hygiene promotion, sanitation and capacity building activities in the field office. The position holder will also supervise emergency project activities, participate in assessments and project monitoring, proposal writing, managing budget, and organize ERR and WASH response…

Environmental Health Officer

Environmental Health Officer The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Founded in 1933, the IRC offers lifesaving care and life-changing assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster. IRC has been working in Ethiopia since 1999 and is implementing integrated, community-managed programs aimed at improving the quality of lives and recover of livelihood of disaster-affected population’s through promoting individual participation, strengthening institutions and emergency response. Job Overview/Summary: The Environmental Health Officer is responsible for proper implementation of life-saving emergency WASH response project through planning, implementing, monitoring and supervision of water supply and sanitation construction activities. The position also requires proper management of staff under his supervision, skilled and unskilled labor, construction materials, equipment &…

Project Officer

Project Officer ABOUT CIAI CIAI, Italian Association for Aid to Children (CIAI) is an Italian NGO established in Italy in 1968. It has been recognized as non-profit organization in 1981 (by Decree of the President of the Italian Republic N. 899), and as Italian NGO on August 2nd 2000 (by Decree of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs n. 2000/337/0035875). In Ethiopia CIAI has been first registered in 2003, and has been re-registered under the Agency for CSOs n°1123 of May 14th 2019 (Civil Society Organizations Proclamation n°1113/2019). Since its recognition in Ethiopia, CIAI has been closely working with governmental and non-governmental partners in order to upgrade their capacities to foster the wellbeing of vulnerable and disadvantaged children. In its projects CIAI strives to guarantee the access to quality education and protection services through direct support to children, families, communities and local authorities. CIAI always works in close relation with communities and l…

Key Populations Clinical Advisor

Key Populations Clinical Advisor Vacancy Announcement Position Title: Key Populations Clinical Advisor Department/Program: Regional Program Implementation Level: D1 Reports to: Program Coordinator Direct Reports: N/A Based in: Addis Ababa   Duration of contract: Six Months   Remuneration: As per organization pay scale. Who we are? We’re Population Services International (PSI), the world’s leading non‐profit social marketing organization. We work to make it easier for people in the developing world to lead healthier lives and plan the families they desire by marketing affordable products and services that range from mosquito nets to contraceptives to HIV testing. We are a $560m enterprise based in Washington, DC, operating in the private and public sectors in more than 65 countries. Join us! There are over 9,000 “PSI’ers” around the world. It’s a diverse group of entrepreneurs and professionals with an unusually wide range of backgrounds - from the medical industry to the music busines…

Quality Assurance Advisor

Quality Assurance Advisor Vacancy Announcement Position Title: Quality Assurance Advisor Department/Program: Regional Program Implementation Level: D1 Reports to: Program Coordinator Direct Reports: N/A Based in: Addis Ababa   Duration of contract: Six Months  Remuneration: As per organization pay scale. Who we are? We’re Population Services International (PSI), the world’s leading non‐profit social marketing organization. We work to make it easier for people in the developing world to lead healthier lives and plan the families they desire by marketing affordable products and services that range from mosquito nets to contraceptives to HIV testing. We are a $560m enterprise based in Washington, DC, operating in the private and public sectors in more than 65 countries. Join us! There are over 9,000 “PSI’ers” around the world. It’s a diverse group of entrepreneurs and professionals with an unusually wide range of backgrounds - from the medical industry to the music business - all with un…

TB/Malaria Technical Advisor

TB/Malaria Technical Advisor Job Title: TB/Malaria Technical Advisor Position Type: Full time Supervisor: Senior Lead Technical Advisor – Governance, Posting Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Application Deadline: June 12, 2020 Background: John Snow, Inc. (JSI) is a public health management firm, headquartered in the United States, dedicated to improving the health of individuals and communities throughout the world. JSI has been implementing public health work in Ethiopia for over 25 years. JSI is implementing the five-year Digital Health Activity in Ethiopia, which is funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The purpose of this Activity is to support the Government of Ethiopia (GOE) to improve the quality of health services and create a sustainable health care system through the use of data for decision making, as well as to provide similar services to other countries in Africa or to respond to a crisis in Ethiopia (as needed). The primary objectives o…

Training coordinator

Training coordinator Vacancy Announcement Position Title: Training coordinator Department/Program: RISE Level: C2 Reports to: Associate scale up Manager Direct Reports: N/A Based in: Mekelle, Bahirdar, Adama, Hawassa Duration of contract: Indefinite based on performance and availability of funds. Remuneration: As per organization pay scale plus other PSI/Ethiopia staff benefits.   Who we are? We’re Population Services International (PSI), the world’s leading non‐profit social marketing organization. We work to make it easier for people in the developing world to lead healthier lives and plan the families they desire by marketing affordable products and services that range from mosquito nets to contraceptives to HIV testing. We are a $560m enterprise based in Washington, DC, operating in the private and public sectors in more than 65 countries. Join us! There are over 9,000 “PSI’ers” around the world. It’s a diverse group of entrepreneurs and professionals with an unusually wide range …

Data Hub Officer

Data Hub Officer Basic Functions: Under the direction of the STO, M&E, the Data Hub Officer will be responsible for the day to day operations of managing activities related to the Data Hubs in Yobe state under the USAID AENN activity. S/he is responsible for the planning, maintenance and development of databases and dashboards associated with the Data Hubs, with a strong focus on information management, utilization and capacity building. The data management incorporates the following principles: (i)data remains consistent across the database; (ii)data is clearly defined; (iii)users access data concurrently, in a form that suits their needs; (iv)there is provision for data security and recovery control (all data is retrievable in an emergency). The application design includes web, desktop and mobile GIS applications. Other responsibilities include the design and creation of spatial products, including maps, digital data, reports and statistics. Duties and Responsibilities: Administ…

HR Assistant

HR Assistant Ithemba Lobomi is a nonprofit organisation based in the community of Thembalethu in George in the Southern Western Cape. The organisation was founded in 2007 in order to tackle the high rate of HIV. AIDS and TB within the community and to alleviate the impact of the burden of disease faced by the families and by the health and social services. Ithemba Lobomi seeks to appoint a HR Assistant (Internal/External Vacancy) to be based in George. Responsibilities: Assist with the recruitment and selection process Updating Employee Record Files and Documents Assisting in conducting orientation of new employees. Assist HR Coordinator with ad hoc duties Administering timekeeping policy and registers Assisting with UIF Submissions Assisting managing and capturing Leave. Upholding Policies and Procedures of Organisation Maintains employee confidence and protects operations by keeping human resource information confidential. Requirements Human Resource Qualification (Diploma/ Degree/ …

Office Assistant

Office Assistant Heifer International is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability. FUNCTION The Office Assistant will report to the Human Resource Manager but directly supervised by the Program Manager. He/She will provide support to the organization as it implements the strategic goals and objectives of Heifer International. He/She will provide administrative support and will be responsible for office and surrounding cleaning, collection and mail delivery, and forward information by receiving and distributing communications ESSENTIAL CHARACTER TRAITS Proactive, articulate, a team player, open-minded and innovative. RESPONSIBILITIES & DELIVERABLES A. OFFICE MAINTENANCE (50%) Clean the surrounding to ensure they are n…

Business Planning consultancy for Oku Reserve and Community Forest Concessions, DR Congo

Business Planning consultancy for Oku Reserve and Community Forest Concessions, DR Congo Terms of Reference - Business Planning for Oku Reserve and Community Forest Concessions, DR of Congo Location: Kasese/Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo Reports to: WCS Project Manager, Kahuzi-Biega-Oku Landscape Start date: 1 October 2020 Duration: 6 weeks Contract: Consultant Deadline for applications: 30th June 2020 ● Background The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has the largest extent of tropical rainforests in Africa, covering more than 200 million hectares, 60% of which is primary forest and more than 80% of which is found outside of DRC’s formally protected areas. These forests are also home to several globally threatened mammals, such as the Critically Endangered Grauer’s gorilla, which is only found in eastern DRC. The Grauer’s gorilla population has declined by almost 80% over the last 20 years, and only 25% of its habitat range occurs in protected areas. WCS DRC is working to prot…