Country Manager – Ukraine

  • Senior-level
  • Posted on 2 July 2018

Job Description

Salary: £41,326–£43,393 (part-time pro-rata) plus excellent benefits
Duration: 12 months with possibility of renewal
Based: Kyiv, Ukraine
Closing date: 31 July 2018

We are looking for a highly motivated peacebuilding professional to lead and grow our programme in Ukraine.

You will be responsible for the management of the country programme, reporting to the Regional Director in London. You will oversee the implementation of high-quality peacebuilding work, building on success to diversify and enlarge the project portfolio.

We are looking for a candidate with strong technical peacebuilding competencies and entrepreneurial drive. You will have proven experience in strategic programme development, fundraising and be excellent at building relationships with a wide range of interlocutors at all levels.

Note, these are just some of the requirements for the job. For the full job requirements, please read the job description.

To apply, please follow the link below and click ‘Apply for this job’. Applicants are required to upload their CV and a cover letter.


The closing date for applications is 31 July 2018 at 5pm UK time.

While International Alert will endeavour to contact all candidates within a reasonable time, this may not always be possible due to limited resources. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, you can assume your application has, on this occasion, been unsuccessful. International Alert is an equal opportunities employer. All applicants will be judged strictly on the basis of merit.

About International Alert

International Alert works with people directly affected by conflict to build lasting peace. Together, we believe peace is within our power.

We focus on solving the root causes of conflict, bringing together people from across divides. From the grassroots to policy level, we all come together to build everyday peace, from the ground up.

Peace is just as much about communities living together, side by side, and resolving their differences without resorting to violence, as it is about people signing a treaty or laying down their arms. That is why we believe that we all have a role to play in building a more peaceful future.

About the Organization

International Alert (Alert), one of the world’s leading peacebuilding organisations, with over 30 years of experience laying the foundations for peace, is currently seeking two talented and accomplished trustees to join our Board.

We work with local communities in over 25 countries from Lebanon to the Philippines to help them build peace. And we advise companies, governments and international organisations on how their policies and operations can better support peace.

Our three-part mission is to build a more peaceful world by:

  • Working with people directly affected by conflict to find peaceful solutions;
  • Shaping policies and practices to support peace; and
  • Collaborating with all those striving for peace to strengthen our collective voice and impact.

We focus on the issues that influence peace such community relations, gender, the role of businesses, and ways to prevent violent extremism.

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