Back Youth Mobilization Officer

  • Added Date: Thursday, 10 May 2018
  • Deadline Date: Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Role Overview

With significant experience of working with young people in development context, the Youth Mobilization officer will be responsible for supporting mobilization of youth , volunteers, maintaining strong relationship with alumni and obtaining collaboration from government and academia on programme implementation.

Essential

  • Master's degree in social science or any related discipline
  • Maximum age limit 29 years

Youth Work

  • 2-3 year experience working in development sector.
  • Experience of working with and providing support to 18-29 year olds from a wide range of backgrounds with proven ability to facilitate learning in a non-formal environment

Cross-Cultural Working

  • Direct and substantial experience of working cross-culturally and able to communicate to a range of audiences and promote sharing and learning between cultures

Knowledge of community issues

  • Knowledge of issues which are common to communities in Pakistan , Experience of promoting learning about social issues

Communication

  • Possession of strong verbal communication to work effectively and inclusively with an overseas colleague. Strong written communication skills needed for writing reports.

Supervision

  • Experience of working in a supervisory role.
  • Proven ability to promote self-awareness, learning and development among individuals.

Planning and Organising

  • Able to develop clear and realistic plans to deliver agreed objectives within deadlines, involving key individuals in the planning process.

IT skills:

  • Strong computer skills with expertise in MS Office (MS Word, Excel, Power Point)
  • Local of Rawalpindi/Islamabad and understanding of local dynamics and culture.

Volunteering

  • Sufficient experience of working with volunteers to understand the key factors which make volunteer placements viable, effective and rewarding.

Monitoring and Evaluation

  • Experience of using monitoring and evaluation tools and processes.

This vacancy is archived.

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