Opportunity Board

This page is reserved to highlight external career and professional peacebuilding opportunities geared towards individuals. To share an opportunity on this board, please contact Adam Wolf at adam@allianceforpeacebuilding.org.

July 26
Career Opportunities

PartnersGlobal is seeking a Director for their Sub-Sahara Africa Program with the practical skills to make the program vision a reality by building on the recent period of growth in the organization’s Sub-Saharan Africa portfolio. For more information, click here.

The George Mason University School of Conflict Analysis and Resolution (S-CAR) invites applications for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Conflict Resolution. For more information or to apply, click here.

The American Friends Service Committee is seeking a Leadership and Planned Gift Officer. The Leadership and Planned Gift Officer focuses on the cultivation and solicitation of individuals who have the greatest potential for supporting AFSC’s programs. For more information or to apply, click here.

The Carter Center is seeking a Senior Associate Director for the Global Access to Information Program. The Senior Associate Director oversees the implementation of the Global Access to Information Program’s country programming portfolio. Click here for more information.

International Alert is seeking an HR Assistant to be based in their London office. The ideal candidate is an enthusiastic and motivated individual with experience as an HR practitioner.

International Alert is looking for an entrepreneurial individual who has a talent for strategic programme development and delivery in the peacebuilding sector, to lead our work as the Country Manager in Mali. Click here for more information.

International Alert is looking for a Programme Manager to support the organization’s good management and institutional commitment of International Alert’s programs in Mali. Click here for more information.

The American Friends Service Committee is seeking a Regional Controller. The Regional Controller will work closely and collaboratively with regional management and central office leadership to ensure the accuracy and integrity of the AFSC’s financial results and associated reports. For more information or to apply, click here.

Mercy Corps is seeking a Senior Researcher with a proven record of designing and executing independent research on issues related to governance in fragile contexts. For more information, click here.

Search for Common Ground is seeking a Program Development Associate or Officer that will support Search’s global program development, enabling the organization to align financial resources behind its programmatic priorities around the world. For more information, click here.

Search for Common Ground is seeking an Institutional Learning – Design, Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator. The DM&E Coordinator is a key staff member on a set of exciting externally-facing research and learning projects that focus on emerging monitoring and evaluation techniques. For more information, click here.

Search for Common Ground is seeking a Country Director – Iraq. The Country Director manages the overall program in Iraq from a programmatic and operational perspective, as well as leading on fundraising and donor relations. For more information, click here.

CDA seeks a qualified applicant with interest in developing and implementing mission-driven online outreach campaigns for a non-profit and brand maintenance. Learn more about the position here.

The Peacebuilding Coordinator is a member of the Planning, Learning, and Disaster Response (PLDR) Department and is supervised by one of the department’s Co-Directors. Learn more here.

Other Opportunities

Search for Common Ground is looking for an experienced Media for Peacebuilding Advisor – CAR to spend 5 to 6 months providing technical advice on programme design, content and quality, as well as mentoring and building the capacity of the Search media team and partners. For more information, click here.

Search for Common Ground is looking for an experienced Media for Peacebuilding Advisor – CAR to spend 5 to 6 months providing technical advice on programme design, content and quality, as well as mentoring and building the capacity of the Search media team and partners. For more information, click here.

Mercy Corps is seeking a consultant for its climate and conflict review. This is a remote position that will review programs that address climate-related drivers of conflict.

 


July 26
Career Opportunities

The Carter Center is seeking a Senior Program Associate Design, Monitoring and Evaluation who will provide guidance to programs in developing and implementing monitoring and evaluation plans that demonstrate contribution to impact. For more information, click here.

The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab is looking for qualified applications for the position of Research Associate to oversee data collection for a study on ethnicity, conflict, and politics in the city of Kananga, Democratic Republic of Congo. This is an opportunity to gain field research management experience in the context of research in development economics, behavioral economics, and political economy. You will acquire management and analytical skills in this role. The position will require full commitment and long hours in a poor, remote setting.

To find out more about the position or to apply, click here.

International Alert is looking for a highly motivated professional to lead the financial and administrative side of their programme in Ukraine.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for contributing to the country programme’s impact and sustainability by ensuring compliance and sound management of all finance, admin and human resources, in line with Ukrainian law, donor regulations and our policies, procedures and standards. To learn more and apply, please click here.

The Student Resolution Center (SRC) at Colorado State University is accepting applications for the position of Restorative Justice Program Manager. The Restorative Justice Program Manager is responsible for the effective management of the Student Resolution Center’s Restorative Justice Program; ensuring the provision of high quality processes that appropriately address incidents of harm and rebuild community well-being.

To find out more about the position or to apply, click here.

The Office of Transition Initiatives is searching for a Senior Program Operations Specialist. The OTI Senior Program Operations Specialist is a full-time Personal Services Contract (PSC) position at the GS-14 equivalent level and located in Washington, D.C. Applications for this position are due no later than July 31, 2018 at 1:00pm Eastern Time.

To find out more about the position, click here. To apply, click here

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, tenure track Assistant Professor of Conflict Management faculty position in the School of Conflict Management, Peacebuilding and Development which begins January 2019. Responsibilities will include teaching, scholarship, and service in the area of Conflict Management.

To find out more about the position or to apply, click here.

The Search for Common Ground is seeking a temporary events assistant through December of 2018. The Events Assistant will report directly to the Senior Events Producer and support the broader Development and Communications Department. The Events Assistant will support the execution of three successful major events, serving VIP hosts and guests, in the Fall of 2018.

To find out more about the position or to apply, click here.

Nonviolent Peaceforce is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Programme Development Officer. He/she will be primarily responsible in developing strategy and project ideas, turn them into highly marketable proposals and secure suitable foreign donor funding.

He/she will be part of the programme team and will be directly reporting to the Head of Mission with duty location in Cotabato City, Maguindanao Province, Mindanao, Philippines.

To find out more about the position or to apply, click here.

PeaceTech Lab is searching for an Assistant Operations Manager, who will work closely with the operations team at PeaceTech Lab in multiple capacities. Tasks will range from managing an exciting new space focusing on using technology for peace that includes peacetech startup companies, a global data hub and peacebuilders as tenants; to assisting the Senior Ops manager with budgets and finances.

To find out more about the position or to apply, click here.

USAID’s Food for Peace is searching for a Senior Regional Food Security Officer to manage, monitor, and report on FFP’s food assistance programs for the Middle East and Ukraine. The incumbent may thus be required to travel to neighboring countries, including Lebanon, Iraq, and Egypt, to attend to FFP funded activities, subject to approvals from U.S. Embassies and USAID missions, and in coordination with the Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART).

To find out more about the position or to apply, click here.

Other Opportunities

International Alert is looking for an experienced digital communications and social media consultant who can help them develop content across their website and social media channels, provide support with delivering our campaigns and provide day-to-day communications support over a busy campaign period. To learn more and apply, click here.

The UNDP and UN Women are seeking a Gender and Migration Intern. Duties of the intern include:

 

  • Support UN Women’s role as the Secretariat for the Expert Working Group on addressing women’s human rights in the Global Compact for Migration (EWG
  • Support UN Women’s work in relation to the Global Migration Group, including: participating in meetings; taking minutes; drafting background notes, talking points and other documents; and doing background research;
  • Support with project proposals and resource mobilization efforts, including: compiling countries’ migration profiles; providing background research; drafting and editing relevant documents;
  • Support with the drafting of a guide/policy brief on Gender and Migration

For more information or to apply, click here

The IRC is searching for a Peacemakers Intern in their San Diego office. Peacemakers is an IRC youth program aiming to empower local refugee and newly arrived immigrant high school students through public speaking and community engagement projects. Through this program, students will learn leadership skills, build confidence levels as well as practice communication skills by sharing personal stories and experiences with each other. As an intern, the work will be focused on fostering a welcoming and understanding multi-cultural environment, raising awareness on issues affecting refugees and immigrants, and providing support during engagements and activities.

For more information or to apply, click here. 

FHI 360 is looking for a Research Intern for the Research and Evaluation Department of the Global Education, Employment and Engagement Business Unit. This is a part-time or full-time internship (number of hours to be negotiated). The internship will last 3 months with a possible extension to 6 months.

For more information or to apply, click here. 

MBB-LA is seeking an a volunteer Executive Assistant to support its mission by performing various managerial administrative and operational tasks related to the group’s leadership. This is a great opportunity to gain experience in international peacebuilding and nonprofit.

For more information or to apply, click here.