Конкурс на посаду менеджера з посилення парламентського контролю

For more information about the USAID RADA Program, please visit http://radaprogram.org

East Europe Foundation is looking for a Parliamentary Oversight Strengthening Manager (full-time position) for USAID RADA Program, which aims to promote a representative, accountable and independent parliament – the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.

Parliamentary Oversight Strengthening Manager’s duties:

  • Conduct strategic consultations with MPs and VRU Secretariat on the development of policy recommendations to strengthen parliamentary oversight over executive
  • Organize and supervise work of experts on legislative improvements regarding parliamentary oversight
  • Support, together with international and national experts, the development of methodologies and training programs to improve the oversight function of parliament;
  • Oversee the development and training on the parliamentary oversight for parliamentary committees’ staff
  • Draft and implement advocacy campaign among MPs and VRU Secretariat concerning tools and methods of parliamentary oversight
  • Prepare narratives, reports, and collection of monitoring data.

Education/skills requirements:

  • Master/Ph.D. degree in a relevant field;
  • Previous experience of working with the Verkhovna Rada and/or the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine;
  • Proven analytical experience;
  • Excellent writing skills;
  • Prior experience in organizing events and logistics;
  • Knowledge of political issues preferred;
  • Knowledge of the parliamentary committees’ work;
  • Detail-oriented and highly organized;
  • Collaborative, team-oriented individual;
  • Proven ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks under tight deadlines;
  • Excellent communication skills in Ukrainian and English: reading, writing, and speaking;
  • Comfortable with virtual communication – through email, Skype, social networks, and the Internet;
  • Experience with Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, and Power Point), additional experience with databases or websites.

Date of starting work: September 2020. Please send a cover letter and resume to resumes@eef.org.ua with the Parliamentary Oversight Strengthening Manager in the subject line of an email. Only selected candidates will be contacted. No phone inquiries, please.

Deadline for submission: September 14, 2020.