Internews Network is seeking a Chief of Party (COP) candidate for a USAID-funded media support program with the goal of improving citizen access to balanced, reliable, and objective news in Sri Lanka. The Chief of Party will provide strategic guidance and leadership; coordinate technical, legal and professional capacity building assistance to partners and beneficiaries; ensure proper oversight of program personnel, financial management and administration; and coordinate with USAID and other media stakeholders in the region to ensure that Internews leverages other resources, avoids duplication and compliments other media development initiatives. The COP will also be responsible for establishing strong partnership and dialogue with the appropriate donor representatives. The position will be based in Colombo.
Note: hiring will be dependent upon receipt of project funding.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following; other duties may be assigned:
This position is being offered and hired by Internews Network. Benefits will be consistent with Internews Network's offerings and will be reviewed during the hiring process. Additional information can be found on our About Working for Internews page.