Search for Common Ground (SFCG) is an international non-profit organization that promotes peaceful resolution of conflict. With headquarters in Washington, DC and Brussels, Belgium, our mission is to transform how individuals, organizations, and governments deal with conflict – away from adversarial approaches and toward cooperative solutions. We seek to help conflicting parties understand their differences and act on their commonalities. With a total of approximately 750 staff worldwide, we implement projects from 55 offices in 34 countries, including in Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and the United States. The organization is an exciting and rewarding place to work, with dedicated and enthusiastic staff that loves their work.
Summary of Position
SFCG in Kenya is currently implementing programming with the goal to build increased trust and collaboration between key community stakeholders in coastal Kenya. SFCG is currently seeking to recruit a Project Assistant to support day-to-day implementation as well as monitoring and evaluation. S/he will assist the Project Director with the planning, implementation and monitoring of all program activities, liaising with relevant partners and key stakeholders in project locations, as well as ensuring the collection of monitoring data and preparation of reports. Based in Mombasa, the Project Assistant will report to the Kenya Project Director, as well as collaborate with local partners and SFCG’s regional and HQ teams. This position requires regular travel to project locations to maintain regular contact with key local stakeholders and ensure a smooth implementation of program activities.
Please send a cover letter and resume through our online website application below. Please be sure toinclude minimum salary requirements and projected start date. No phone calls please. Closing date for applications is December 9, 2016. Only applicants invited for an interview will be contacted. .
Interested and qualified? Go to Search for Common Ground (SFCG) career website on sfcg.bamboohr.com to apply