Program Coordinator, Budapest

Deadline: 10/06/2010

The Decade of Roma Inclusion Secretariat Foundation (“Decade Secretariat”) is seeking a full-time Program Coordinator for its office in Budapest, Hungary.

The Program Coordinator’s responsibilities include:
– Providing conceptual, operational and technical support for the annually rotating Decade Presidency in the organization of Decade events;
– Coordinating the flow of information among the Decade partners by regularly following the initiatives of the relevant stakeholders;
– Using communication as a strategic tool to attract attention and promotion for the Decade and its objectives;
– Assisting in the implementation activities of the Decade Trust Fund;
– Following up the recommendations of the Decade thematic workshops;
– Developing of the knowledge-management system based on best practice initiatives of the Decade partners.

* BA/MA degree in relevant field or minimum of 5 years working experience
* Solid knowledge of the process of the Decade of Roma Inclusion
* Solid knowledge of relevant public and civil partners – demonstrated communication network
* Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, in English
* Knowledge of Romani plus 1 or more language(s) of the Decade countries is a considerable advantage.
* Advanced computer skills (MS Office, internet, publication software)
* Demonstrated commitment to Roma inclusion issues
* Capacity to work independently as well as in a multinational team

Application procedure
All interested applicants should submit following documents:
1. Europass CV (template can be downloaded here)
2. Two recommendation letters – from previous supervisors or peers who are familiar with the candidate’s capacities
3. One-page (A4) motivation letter explaining the candidate’s relevant professional and educational background.

The application documents need to be submitted by 10th June 2010 to:

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