Search for Common Ground (SFCG) is an international non-profit organization that promotes peaceful resolution of conflict. With headquarters in Washington, DC and a European office in Brussels, Belgium, SFCG’s mission is to transform how individuals, organizations, and governments deal with conflict - away from adversarial approaches and toward cooperative solutions. SFCG seeks to help conflicting parties understand their differences and act on their commonalities. With a total of approximately 600 staff worldwide, SFCG implements projects from 39 offices in 30 countries, including in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, the United States and Africa. The organization is an exciting and rewarding place to work, with dedicated and enthusiastic staffs, who love their work. You will be joining a highly motivated staff with a good team spirit and there will be opportunities to grow in the role.
Institutional Learning Team
The Institutional Learning Team (ILT) was set up in 2002 with the aim of supporting SFCG as a learning organization by enhancing the effectiveness of SFCG’s programming through a commitment to excellence in monitoring and evaluation, and through continuous learning institutionally and within related fields. The Institutional Learning Team comprises the Vice President of Programs, DM&E Manager, four Regional DM&E Specialists, the Learning Portal Content Manager, and the Director of Children and Youth.
Summary of Position
The Learning Portal Content Manager is responsible for supporting the full functionality of the DM&E for Peace Learning Portal (www.dmeforpeace.org), the management and support of its content, including content and resource generation, and the active promotion of the site within the fields of peacebuilding and evaluation. The Learning Portal Content Manager reports to the DM&E Manager. The position is based in Washington, DC. There is no international travel involved in this position.
Key responsibilities and specific duties include, but are not limited to:
Learning Portal for DM&E for Peacebuilding
Institutional Learning Team Support
As job descriptions cannot be exhaustive, the position-holder may be required to undertake other duties that are broadly in line with the above key duties.
Salary: Commensurate with experience and education, with excellent benefits.
To Apply: Closing Date: 31 May 2013 Please send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to +1 (202) 232-6718 with the subject heading: Learning Portal Content Manager. Please be sure to include projected start date, salary range, and to mention where you found this posting. No phone calls please. Only applicants invited for an interview will be contacted. Please see our web site www.sfcg.org and www.dmeforpeace.org for full details of our work.