Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
Counterpart International is currently seeking a Program Manager to provide program management, strategic partnership, and coordination support for an anticipated USAID-funded program in Sri Lanka which seeks to strengthen the technical capacity and financial sustainability of civil society organizations (CSOs). This is a full time position based in Colombo, Sri Lanka (subject to change). This position will report to the Deputy Chief of Party.
The primary responsibilities for this position are responsible for overseeing regional staff in conducting community-level training, technical assistance provision, and event facilitation. The Program Manager will monitor and report on all regional activities, and liaise with local government officials and non-governmental partners. Applicants must have extensive experience in office and project management, and knowledge of capacity building of a wide-range of civil society organizations in Sri Lanka including human rights organizations, youth movements, religious organizations, trade unions, think tanks etc.
Local candidates are encouraged to apply.