Organization: Diakonia Sweden
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Closing date: 03 Jul 2018
Diakonia is a Swedish international development organization with the overall goal to change unfair political, economic, social and cultural structures that generate poverty, inequality, oppression and violence. Diakonia works with the most vulnerable people, local partners and other strategic actors for the fulfilment of the right of all people to live a life in dignity – irrespective of age, class, disability, ethnicity, gender, nationality, political conviction, religion, or sexual orientation and identity.
Diakonia has about 400 partner organizations in 30 countries. In Sub-Saharan Africa Diakonia employs 100 staff at country offices in Mozambique, DRC, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Uganda, Kenya, Somalia, Mali and Burkina Faso; and the Regional Office in Kenya.
Diakonia in the DRC is a key actor when it comes to ensuring accountability of decision makers and promoting a democratic culture, human rights and gender equality. The majority of our work is implemented through partner organizations.
We are expanding and are looking for an experienced Programme Manager to lead a three-year programme supporting the DRC civil society focusing on democracy, human rights and gender equality, funded by Sweden.
Education and competencies
Terms and conditions
The Programme Manager is based at Diakonia’s office in Kinshasa and reports to the DRC Country Representative. Frequent travel within the DRC is expected. Apart from a basic salary Diakonia offers accommodation, health insurance and housing. This is a non-family posting.
How to apply:
Apply by sending your CV and letter of motivation in English, to firstname.lastname@example.org latest 3rd July 2018. For more information about us visit www.diakonia.se. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.