The Strong Cities Network (SCN) is recruiting for a Programme Lead, MENA, to carry out SCN engagement with cities and relevant partners across the MENA region. This is a core role within the newly launched MENA Regional Hub, employed by ISD but dedicated to SCN regional coordination, engagement and activities as SCN seeks to deliver on a new strategy to enhance its impact at a city, national, regional, and global level.
The Programmes Lead, MENA, will work closely with the Head of MENA and the broader SCN Management Unit to foster strong and effective relationships with municipalities across the region. The role includes a significant emphasis on engagement with member and non-member municipalities to ensure the network is driven by – and ultimately responds to – the needs and gaps that cities themselves identify in their ability to prevent violent extremism, hate and polarisation at local levels.
Key responsibilities include:
This is a 1-year contract, the role can be based in Jordan, Morocco, or Tunisia, and includes a competitive salary package dependent on experience. To view a full job description, click here.
Candidates must have the following skills and experience:
Please submit your application by Monday 29th August @ 09:00 GMT including your CV/resume and a one-page cover letter outlining your experience and motivation. ISD reserves the right to interview and appoint candidates prior to the advertised closing date.
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