Project Manager Gaza Strip (part time, 50%)

Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung Regional Office Palestine is looking for a

Project Manager Gaza Strip (part time, 50%)

The Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung (RLS) is a German political foundation founded in 1990 as a provider of civic education and a center for progressive social research. RLS supports partners striving for social justice around the world to strengthen public participation and economic development. RLS is affiliated with the German Left Party. RLS Regional Office Palestine (www.rosaluxemburg.ps) is based in Ramallah – Palestine, and is cooperating with partner organizations in the Palestinian Territories and in Jordan.

Position concept:

The project manager, based in Gaza, is responsible for supervising and supporting RLS funded projects activities in Gaza. S/he will facilitate a link between the RLS Office in Ramallah and partners.

Main tasks and responsibilities:

  • Building and maintaining relations with partners, extending the network and further developing the work
  • Facilitating the close linkage between RLS office in Ramallah and partners projects
  • Supporting in all tasks related to the work in Gaza, inter alia monitoring and reporting on project activities, conceptualizing, implementing and following up of workshops, research papers etc., organizing visits to Gaza
  • Providing of information on relevant program areas and on-going political and social developments

Professional and personal requirements:

  • B.A. in social or political sciences, or any related field. M.A. degree is an asset
  • At least 3 years of professional experience in a similar position
  • Identification with leftist ideas and objectives of the foundation
  • Excellent command of spoken and written Arabic and English. German is an asset
  • Progressive person with strong communication skills. Should be well-organized and self-motivated.

Starting date for this position is 1. of February 2018 or as soon as possible.

Application:

  • CV (including name and contact details of three reference persons) (in English)
  • One page motivation/cover letter (in English)

Please submit your complete application via Email to: info.ramallah@rosalux.org no later than 26.12.2017. Only short-listened candidates will be contacted.

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