Youth For Understanding (YFU) advances intercultural understanding, life-long learning, global competence, mutual respect, and social responsibility through transformational educational exchanges for generations of youth, families, and communities, supported by dedicated volunteers and professional staff.
YFU is a volunteer-based global non-profit community driven by the passion of people, consisting of 55+ member organizations across six continents. As a leader in intercultural exchange and educational programs for more than 60 years, YFU has impacted more than 270.000 students – and their host families, schools and networks – and more than 70.000 volunteers.
Our new global strategy sets the direction to operate as one global organization, and our organizational structure is currently being reorganized to meet the changed needs of our global YFU community.
To support its Global Office in effectively monitoring member organizations’ performance and compliance, supporting members’ organizational development, further developing our crisis and risk management and, we are looking for a dedicated and experienced Risk and Compliance Manager.
The Risk & Compliance Manager reports to the Secretary General and is responsible for compliance monitoring, risk and crisis management and members’ organizational development at YFU’s Global Office.
This new role has been created in Brussels to ensure compliance, strengthen performance and accountability, increase resilience of member organizations as well as reinforce the stability of YFU globally.
YFU encourages any person with the required qualifications to apply, without distinction to gender, disability, social or ethnic origins, religion, convictions or sexual orientation. YFU recognizes different types of experience, including professional and volunteering.