MINELRES: Vacancies at Conciliation Resources

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Tue Jul 1 17:21:03 2008


Original sender: Jonathan Cohen <jcohen@c-r.org>


Dear Colleague

Conciliation Resources is looking for a Projects Manager and a Programme 
Officer to join our Caucasus programme team in London. The jobs are posted 
on our website (http://www.c-r.org/about/jobs.php) and pasted below is an 
advertisement for the two posts.

As always, we are relying on our friends and colleagues to help us find 
the right people, and we would be very grateful if you could bring this 
information to the attention of anyone you think might be interested and 
qualified to apply for either job.

With thanks and best wishes,

Andy Carl
Executive Director

J O B   V A C A N C I E S

Conciliation Resources (CR) is a dynamic international NGO that supports 
community-based and national organizations seeking to prevent or transform 
violent conflict into opportunities for sustainable development. Established in 
1994, CR has programmes in the Caucasus, the Uganda/Sudan borders and West 
Africa where we work in partnership with local and international civil society 
organizations and governments. CR also publishes Accord: an international 
review of peace initiatives and we are involved in projects in Colombia, Fiji, 
and the Philippines. We are also increasingly engaged in influencing public and 
governmental policies on peace processes. We are funded through grants from 
governments, independent trusts, and foundations. 

The posts below are senior positions in CRs Caucasus team working on the 
Georgian-Abkhaz and Nagorny Karabakh conflicts. Both posts require fluent 
Russian, a strong commitment to conflict transformation and two years project 
management experience in peacebuilding or a related field. 

Caucasus Projects Manager

Full-time, London-based with regular travel, 34,017 plus pension

The Projects Manager will develop and manage a range of projects in our 
Caucasus programme. Regular travel (approximately three months a year) is 
required to provide support and oversight to partner organizations.

The successful candidate will have experience of project management as 
well as working with a wide range of social and political actors. The 
post will require a sound understanding of the region, organizational 
and community development and conflict transformation.

Caucasus Programme Officer 
(12 months maternity cover)

Full-time, London-based with occasional travel, 34,017 plus pension 

The Programme Officer will provide financial and administrative 
management to the programme and to local partner organizations, and 
have responsibilities for managing specific projects.

The successful candidate will have experience of project and financial 
management (including setting budgets and financial reporting), as well 
as a sound understanding of conflict transformation and the region.

For full job descriptions and application forms, visit our website
http://www.c-r.org/about/jobs.php

Closing date: Friday 11 July 2008

Interviews will be held in the week beginning 21 July 2008

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Jonathan Cohen
Co-Director
Caucasus Programme
Conciliation Resources
173 Upper Street
London N1 1RG

Tel: 44 (0)20 7359 7728 ext 230
Fax: 44 (0)20 7359 4081
e-mail: jcohen@c-r.org
Website: www.c-r.org

UK charity number 1055436

Conciliation Resources (CR) is an independent non-governmental organization 
working to prevent violence, promote justice and transform conflict into 
opportunities for development.

CRs new Accord issue 'Powers of persuasion: incentives, sanctions and 
conditionality in peacemaking' is available online now at
www.c-r.org/incentives/


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