Chemonics seeks a chief of party for an anticipated USAID-funded rule of law project in South Asia. The anticipated program will work to promote the rule of law by strengthening the core institutions and actors responsible for the administration of justice and the delivery of justice services. The program will work at the national level with key stakeholders and representatives of the judiciary, government, the legal profession, and civil society representatives to improve the coherence, openness, responsiveness, and effectiveness of the justice system with particular attention given to the lower judiciary. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.
Provide overall project leadership through strategic planning, management, and technical implementation
Oversee implementation of all project activities to meet targeted objectives
Serve as the primary liaison with USAID, local partners, and other stakeholders
Law degree preferred
Experience implementing complex, donor-funded rule of law programs
Minimum ten years of senior management experience, either as chief of party, deputy chief of party, or a comparable role on donor-funded field projects required
Experience in fragile states/post-conflict contexts required
Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills (including ability to work effectively with high- level host country beneficiaries), as well as excellent writing and verbal communication skills required
Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity
cover letter to SouthAsiaROL@chemonics.com by November 30, 2016. Please include “Chief of Party” in the subject line. No telephone inquiries, please.
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