Programme Manager (m/f) Northern Iraq

Vacancy at Forum Civil Peace Service. Closing date: 5 August 2018

ForumZFD is looking for a Programme Manager to build a dedicated team in Erbil starting 1 September 2018.

Tasks and responsibilities

As Programme Manager he/she is responsible for developing forumZFD's newly started programme in Northern Iraq. This also includes the strategic programme planning on the basis of the funding applications and conflict analysis. You will be setting up and managing a new multi-cultural team and administrative programme structures.


  • Several years’ experience in development cooperation and/or in conflict management in crisis regions; desirable is a profound knowledge of and awareness for the current sensitive political situation in Iraq;
  • Experience in staff and team management; Strong social competence, capacities for leadership;
  • Experience in programme planning, administration and financial controlling; strong ability to think strategically and conceptually; etc.

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