Senior Project Officer – Lebanon

Salary: Competitive with additional benefits
Based: Beirut, Lebanon with travel to Mount Lebanon, Bekaa, and South
Contract: National fixed-term staff contract
Grade: 3
Closing date: 20 January 2019

We are looking for an exceptional candidate to join our dynamic Lebanon programme team and coordinate our health, stability and conflict sensitivity project, with activities taking place in Mount Lebanon, South Lebanon and Bekaa.

You will be responsible for coordinating with partners to organise trainings, community initiatives and awareness sessions in the different locations, ensuring the timely implementation of activities of the project, and overall budget management.

Additionally, you will support the overall M&E component of the project and coordinate M&E activities, including tracking activities and results, coordinating learning meetings and procedures, and assisting in the development of lessons learned reports and internal and external dissemination of learning. You will also be involved in new programme design and development of new project proposals and concepts.

We are looking for someone who can combine experience in managing development, peacebuilding or similar projects in Lebanon with technical peacebuilding skills in areas such as conflict sensitivity, monitoring and evaluation, training and research.

You will be a proactive, delivery-focused problem solver, with excellent interpersonal and teamworking skills.

Note, the above are some of the requirements for the job. For the full job requirements (the person specification section of which will form the basis of shortlisting), please read the job description.

To apply, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form (both of which can be found on this page under ‘Downloads’) to [email protected]. In your application, please indicate the full job title of the role you are applying for. Please note we do not accept CVs.

As it is unlikely that we will be able to obtain a work permit for this role, all job applicants must already have the right to work in Lebanon.

The deadline for applications is Sunday 20 January 2019. Interviews will tentatively take place the week of 28 January 2019.

While International Alert will endeavour to contact all candidates within a reasonable time, this may not always be possible due to limited resources. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, you can assume that your application has, on this occasion, been unsuccessful. International Alert is an equal opportunities employer. All applicants will be judged strictly on the basis of merit.