Program Officer – Right to Peace, CAR

Finn Church Aid (FCA) is looking for a Program Officer, Right to Peace – based in Central African Republic (CAR).

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Contributing to country program planning and country strategic planning from R2P point of view.
  • Planning and implementing activities related to conflict resolution and reconciliation on local and national level.
  • Preparing conflict analysis and analysis of political developments related to the conflicts in CAR.
  • Ensuring national networking with relevant peace support actors.
  • Theme related local and international fundraising.
  • Coordinating with the Network of Traditional and Religious Peacemakers locally.
  • Participating in other program related activities and tasks in CAR.

Competence and Personal Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in Development Studies, International Relations or related field.
  • Related professional experience, including conflict resolution, peace building, reconciliation or similar.
  • Experience working in complex projects in CAR or similar challenging environments.
  • Technical expertise in two or more of the following areas: peacebuilding, conflict mitigation and institutional strengthening.
  • Experience in managing Internationally funded programs.
  • Proven team orientation skills and ability to work effectively in a multicultural team environment.
  • Fluent French and English language skills.
  • Excellent networking and communicating skills.

Apply before 25 April 2016.

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