My employers are advertising in this week’s Economist to recruit
- Head of Washington DC Office
- Head of Africa Office (probably Addis Ababa or Nairobi based)
- Head of Donor and External Relations (New York)
Full details of the recruitment process are on the website’s employment page. Applications are required by 24 August. Please do alert anyone you think may be suitably qualified and interested.
The ideal candidates for the Heads of Washington and Africa Offices will be serving or former US or African diplomats with 15 years’ diplomatic experience on policy work, and extensive contacts, respectively, in Washington and African capitals/the African Union.
The ideal candidate for the Head of Donor and External Relations position will be an experienced, well organized fundraising generalist with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, an entrepreneurial spirit and an international outlook, together with some press and public relations experience.
A strong commitment to the mission of Independent Diplomat is a pre-requisite for all three positions.