Project Manager Serbia (m/f/d)

Job Vacancy at forumZFD. Deadline: 27 December 2018

ForumZFD is looking for a Project Manager (m/f/d) For its office in Belgrade, Serbia. The full-time Project Manager should initiating and implementing forumZFD's activities in Serbia in close cooperation with other forumZFD offices in the Western Balkans region. The main field of activity of forumZFD in the Western Balkans and in Serbia is dealing with the past (DwP), and the project manager will be part of a regional project team implementing activities in partnership with local and regional actors. Ideally, a selected candidate is available to start working on 1st March 2019.

Tasks

  • Design and implementing DwP related activities in Serbia in accordance with the regional strategy of forumZFD in the Western Balkans
  • Manage projects and activities related to the position (including planning, monitoring, steering, and finance controlling)
  • Actively participate forumZFD fundraising efforts
  • Establishing and maintaining contacts with local organizations, partners and stakeholders
  • Report to the Country Director of the Serbia Office.

Profil

  • Advanced university degree in a relevant discipline such as social sciences, humanities, or other suitable fields - postgraduate studies a plus
  • At least 5 years’ first-hand experience of designing and implementing projects within civil society organisations, preferred in DwP or related fields
  • Proven expertise in fundraising
  • Thorough knowledge of the political and social environment in Serbia and the Western Balkans, with a deep understanding of the challenges regarding the implementation of activities in the field of DwP in Serbia and the region
  • Excellent written and spoken command of English (office language), while proficiency in BCSM would be a strong asset
  • Competent in the use of IT office applications and social media
  • Driving licence and willingness to drive
  • Citizenship of an EU-member country or Switzerland is required for this position.
  • Advanced university degree in a relevant discipline such as social sciences, humanities, or other suitable fields - postgraduate studies a plus

Vacancy