Program Manager

Religions for Peace International
  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    May 03

Position description

Religions for Peace is seeking an experienced professional to be Program Manager to assist in developing and implementing program strategies that achieve annual and long-term program goals and objectives.

• Assist in the management of Religions for Peace’s programs and development of new program initiatives.
• Provide day-to-day oversight of project coordination and implementation.
• Help to oversee and formulate program/project budget.
• Work with others to conduct the full range of activities required to prepare, submit and manage grant proposals as well as prepare regular reports on specific program activities.
• Compile data/information and develop appropriate materials for dissemination of program outputs and outcomes.
• Facilitate and assist in development of capacity building resource materials such as toolkits, guide, training manuals, etc.
• Other duties as necessary.


• Advanced university degree (Bachelors, preferably a Master’s degree) in international relations, conflict transformation, development, or related fields
• Project management experience, including budget management, monitoring and reporting
• Minimum of five years of project coordination and oversight experience in one of the following areas – conflict transformation and peacebuilding, human rights, health or climate change.
• Experience working within and/or engaging with religious communities
• Excellent writing, analytical and communication skills
• Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-cultural environment and establish harmonious and effective working relationships
• Ability to manage multiple projects
• Proficiency in computer application – Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint
• International experience a plus

Application instructions

Please send cover letter, resume, writing sample and any salary requirements, Religions for Peace [email protected],  777 UN Plaza, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10017. Please put “Program Manager” in your subject line to expedite processing.
Only suitable candidates will be contacted.

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