Job: Project Manager Sudan – based in Kampala

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Job: Project Manager Sudan – based in Kampala

Saferworld is an independent non-governmental organisation that works with governments and civil society internationally to prevent violent conflict and build safer lives. Saferworld has established itself as a trusted and valued partner working to encourage and support effective policies and practices through advocacy, research and policy development and through supporting the actions of others.  We work with governments, civil society and international organisations in over 17 countries and territories in Africa, Asia and Europe.

 

The Project Manager will be responsible for further developing Saferworld’s Sudan programme, focusing on conducting analysis and scoping of the conflict and security issues affecting the country and its relationship with South Sudan and on building cooperative relationships with international and national actors working towards a peaceful Sudan. 

 

The successful candidate will have management experience in a conflict-affected and logistically challenging environment, preferably Sudan.  They will have a Master’s degree in conflict or security studies, peacebuilding or equivalent practical experience.  S/he will have experience in programme development and management as well as experience of managing collaborative relationships with a wide variety of civil society, governmental and multi-lateral institutions.     

 

Salary range:  £28,000 – £31,500 gross per year depending on experience, plus benefits.  For a job description please visit http://www.saferworld.org.uk/about/jobs.  Ugandans are especially encouraged to apply.

 

To apply please send full CV and covering letter, detailing how you meet the selection criteria to Marie Aziz at recruitment@saferworld.org.uk citing reference SPM.  Deadline for applications:  20 January 2013.  We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 

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