16. October. 2019. | 02:59


New career/job opportunities at NGO Aktiv: CfA for two (2) positions



Work with us at responsible, demanding and challenging positions: NGO Aktiv opens a call for application for two positions: Project Manager and Political Analyst/Policy Researcher.

NGO Aktiv encourages experienced, enthusiastic and dedicated individuals to apply for one of the for two following positions:

Vacancy announcement: Project Manager

Application deadline: 27th of October 2019

CV and motivation letter to be sent to: office@ngoaktiv.org

Position: Project Manager

Gross salary: 1.000€

Starting date: 01.11.2019.

Duty station: North Mitrovica and/or Pristina

The Manager will be in charge of leading the Creating Bilingual Kosovo project, financed by the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Pristina and implemented by NGO Aktiv, with the initial contract period of six (6) month (with the possibility of extension). 

The main duties and responsibilities of the Manager include:

  • Take the lead responsibility for developing, implementing, improving, monitoring and evaluating programs and activities within the , in coordination with the Project Team and the Office of Language Commissioner;
  • Develop, nurture, and maintain effective partnership with various stakeholders, with an aim of improving Project aims and goals;
  • Lead the Project Team in implementation of Project’s goals: with a special focus on improving, monitoring and evaluating language rights in Kosovo while applying the practices, quality assurances tools and principles adopted in Aktiv’s program implementation system;
  • Submitting monthly reports about the activities, events and progress made within Project, including minutes and recommendations in relation to the Project’s goals;
  • Perform other tasks per instructions from Aktiv’s Executive and Program Director.

We are looking for candidates who:

  • Have at least a bachelor’s degree in social sciences;
  • Are well acquainted with Kosovo legal system;
  • Are familiar with the Kosovo Law on the Use of Languages;
  • Have at least three years of experience in CSO sector, preferably with a two years experience in leading projects;
  • Are fluent in English and Serbian; knowledge of Albanian language would be an asset;
  • Great communicational and leading skills;
  • Perform well under pressure and against short deadlines.

 

Interested candidates are invited to send their CVs and motivational letters to: office@ngoaktiv.org

Deadline for application is 27th of October. Successful candidates need to be ready for an interview shortly after the expiration of the deadline.

 

Express of interest: Political Analyst/Policy Researcher

Application deadline: 31th of October 2019

CV and motivation letter to be sent to: office@ngoaktiv.org

Position: Political Analyst/Policy Researcher

Salary: Competitive salary will be offered

Starting date: at earliest convenience

Duty station: Pristina

Political Analyst/Policy Researcher will be in charge of carrying out background research on relevant topics assigned by NGO Aktiv’s Program and Policy Offices, including data check and desk research on legal and socio-political issues in Kosovo and region, with the initial contract period of six (6) month (with the possibility of extension). 

The main duties and responsibilities of the Manager include:

  • Apply a wide range of research techniques to gather relevant information, including document analysis, surveys and interviews;
  • Prepare, present and disseminate results (for ex. as verbal presentations and written reports);
  • Write policy briefs and analyses;
  • Able to work outside of the Liaison Office in Pristina, throughout Kosovo;
  • Assisting Aktiv’s Policy Office in preparatioan and execution of various socio-political studies;
  • Perform other tasks assign by Aktiv’s Program and Policy Offices.

We are looking for candidates with:

  • At least a bachelor degree in social or political sciences;
  • Knowledge of the social, economic and political dynamics in Kosovo;
  • Relevant experience of research, statistical analysts, qualitative research methods;
  • Ability and experience in writing policy briefs and analyses;
  • Ability to express oneself concisely and academically both orally and in writing;
  • Written (academic) and spoken fluency in English and Serbian languages, while working knowledge of Albanian language would be seen as an advantage;
  • Great communicational, writing and analytical skills;
  • Ability to perform well under pressure and against short deadlines;
  • Ability to work in changing environment and flexible working hours.

 

Interested candidates are invited to send their CVs and motivational letters to: office@ngoaktiv.org

Deadline for application is 31th of October. Successful candidates need to be ready for an interview shortly after the expiration of the deadline.