International development is as much a business as it is a labor of love, and chances are you won’t choose your next assignment based on the money.
That said, compensation is an important part of human resources management, and comprehensive data on salaries and benefits is hard to come by. That’s why Devex is shedding light on the salaries and work of those holding jobs that international development organizations commonly hire for. It’s part of our mission to help aid professionals do good and make informed decisions about their careers.
Today’s spotlight is on a project manager and coordinator locally hired by a multilateral donor in Bosnia-Herzegovina.
Position title: project manager and coordinator
Position type: full-time
Sample tasks: ensure efficient implementation of project activities, supervise field staff in 17 locations
Salary: $3,000 net per month
Bosnia-Herzegovina’s foreign aid job market