The Program Officer ‘Eastern Partnership’ (PO EaP) supports the execution of the OGP part of the 4 year ‘EU4Integrity Action for Eastern Partnership’ that EU, OECD and OGP jointly implement in the Eastern Partnership countries. The PO EaP will work closely with the Program Manager EaP in supporting civil society, governments and other key actors in using the Open Government Partnership (OGP) to progress reforms on transparency, accountability and participation in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine, through the development and implementation of high quality, relevant and ambitious OGP action plans; and providing support towards achieving eligibility in Belarus.
The PO EaP will support the cross-team efforts to mobilize coalitions, strengthen partnerships, provide knowledge resources and technical support to OGP governments, civil society, and other stakeholders in the EaP region to leverage OGP in advancing reforms in priority thematic sectors. The Program Officer will be responsible for coordinating internally across all teams responsible for deliverables on thematic policy priorities, and externally with key partners and other stakeholders who can help OGP deliver more effective support to advance reforms at the national and regional levels. S/he will support the development of agenda and content for OGP-led in-country learning events, cross-country peer exchanges, and OGP’s engagement at key partner-led events for the EaP region.
Kindly send your C.V and cover letter by applying through this link. Application will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
Open Government Partnership is an “at-will” and equal opportunity employer. Applicants and employees shall not be discriminated against because of race, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender (including pregnancy and gender expression) identity, color, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law or ordinance.
Reasonable accommodation will be made so that qualified differently-abled applicants may participate in the application process. Please advise in writing of special needs at the time of application.