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South Africa jobs

Project Manager

We are looking for an energetic Project Manager to manage a new initiative called the Democracy Works Academy which is a civic education and dialogue programme to support young people in becoming engaged and critical leaders. The Academy is aimed at developing the capacities  and networks of individuals who are committed to the development of an accountable and responsive values-based South Africa.  For more info click here.

Start date: January/February 2019.

Submission deadline: 7 December 2018. Please send submissions to recruitment@democracyworksfoundation.org, stating the position title in the subject line in your email. Applications must include a letter of motivation and an up-to-date CV including three referees.

Communications Officer

We are looking for a creative, innovative, results driven Communications Officer to lead Communications Work on a new initiative called the Democracy Works Academy which is a civic education and dialogue programme to support young people in becoming engaged and critical leaders. You will be responsible for implementing the communications strategy for the Academy whilst adhering to DWF’s corporate identity guidelines.  For more info click here.

Start date: January/February 2019.

Submission deadline: 7 December 2018. Please send submissions to recruitment@democracyworksfoundation.org, stating the position title in the subject line in your email. Applications must include a letter of motivation and an up-to-date CV including three referees.

Communications Fellow

We are looking for a Communications Fellow to work closely with the Project Manager and Communications Officer on a new initiative called the Democracy Works Academy which is a civic education and dialogue programme to support young people in becoming engaged and critical leaders. Through the course of this one-year fellowship you will get the skills, experience and training in the communications work for the Academy.  For more info click here.

Start date: January/February 2019.

Submission deadline: 7 December 2018. Please send submissions to recruitment@democracyworksfoundation.org, stating the position title in the subject line in your email. Applications must include a letter of motivation and an up-to-date CV including three referees.

To apply for positions in South Africa and Regional please email recruitment@democracyworks.org.za.

Regional jobs

Master Trainers and Facilitators (x2 positions each in Lesotho, Malawi, Zambia, Botswana, eSwatini)

The DWF Consortium seeks to appoint suitably qualified Master Trainers and Facilitators in the countries where SAPP&D is being implemented. Master Trainers and Facilitators will be expected to train trainers and deliver the SAPP&D Curriculum that aims to build the organisational and governance capacity of political parties to become more inclusive, develop their policy-making ability and strengthen their management of resources and elections. Click for more details.

Start date: 01 December 2018, or as soon as possible.

Submission deadline: 26 November 2018. Please send submissions to recruitment@democracyworksfoundation.org, stating the position title in the subject line in your email. Applications must include a letter of motivation and an up-to-date CV including three referees.

Internships

Democracy Works Foundation has two intern positions available at its Johannesburg, South Africa headquarters for the first half of 2018.

Interns must be in possession of a Masters degree or in the process of obtaining a Masters degree in a discipline relevant to our work.

Non-African interns need to be entirely self-funded.

For internship possibilities at Democracy Works Foundation please email recruitment@democracyworks.org.za