Job Announcement Project Manager/Syria

Heinrich Böll Foundation, a German organization close to the Green party, is currently offering a position (part time) in its Middle East Office ( in Beirut:
Position: Project Manager at Heinrich Boell Foundation’s Middle East office in Beirut
Working Time: Part time (20 hours) per week
Starting Date: 01.08.2018

Duties include:

  • Leading a program on inclusive citizenship with focus on Syria, in coordination with the director and the Syria program manager
  • Reviewing of project proposals; preparing budgets and monitoring expenditures, develop capacity building and other support for partners monitoring of ongoing projects
  • Organization of conferences and visitor programs
  • Undertake specific literature review, policy research and writing assignments in order to contribute to the production of strategic planning documents

Candidates should have the following qualifications:

  • Academic degree in Social Sciences or related field
  • Excellent analytical and factual grasp of regional politics focusing on Syria, civil society and grassroots movements
  • Knowledge in project planning, implementation and administration
  • Working experience with NGOs in the region
  • Demonstrated ability to function independently within a broad framework, conceptualize projects in a creative manner and interact with individuals and non-governmental as well as governmental institutions in a professional way
  • Excellent English skills and a working level of Arabic required
  • Good computer skills.
  • Ability to travel desirable

What we offer: Working with a highly motivated, creative and supportive team.

Please send a resume of no more than 2 pages and letter of interest using the subject line PM Syria 2018 no later than July 15, 2018 to the following Email: