Organization: Minority Rights Group
Country: Pakistan, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Closing date: 21 Aug 2019
Minority Rights Group International is seeking a CREID Pakistan Programme Officer (Minorities and Freedom of Religion or Belief and Development).
The purpose of the job is to help Minority Rights Group (MRG) achieve its aims and objectives through the implementation of an element of a larger programme to be delivered in a Consortium – the Consortium for Religious Equality and Inclusive Development (CREID) which will investigate, report on and act on ways in which religion, religious actors and religious discrimination are factor that impact on development and the achievement of economic, social and participation rights. The post holder will also contribute to MRG’s core principles and strategy, and may also help develop new programmes in the Asia region.
Job title: CREID Pakistan Programme Officer (Minorities and Freedom of Religion or Belief and Development)
Reports to: Deputy Director
Salary: Grade C (adjusted for local living standards – if appropriate)
Location: Either London UK, or any location in Pakistan with good internet access and communications – (preference for Lahore or Islamabad). Location must have low risks of interference or interruptions, good internet access and good travel connections. Post holder must be able to travel to Pakistan on work related visits without needing to make a visa request. Unfortunately, a work permit for the UK is not obtainable for this post.
Duration: This will be a 2 day per week post and will run from 1st September 2019 (or soon thereafter) for three years (although there is a possibility of renewal if funding permits). (If the post holder is based in Pakistan, the budget will allow for more days/week as the salary will be adjusted to local living standards although regular visits to the UK would be needed for monitoring, training, project meetings.
Some of the tasks will be:
A full job description and person specification is here: CREID Pakistan Programme Officer
How to apply:
All candidates who wish to apply for the above post must submit their completed MRG Application Form together with the Equal Opportunities Questionnaire to email@example.com by 21st August 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews. Interviews to be w/c 2nd September 2019.
Please note we do not accept CVs.