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Reference: 75582

Date Added: 24 July 2020
Closing Date: 18 August 2020

Job Title: Project Officer

Working For: Refugee Trauma Initiative

Location: London

Salary: £2000/month

Job Details

Refugee Trauma Initiative (RTI) was founded in 2016 to address the psychosocial needs of refugees affected by violence and forced displacement in Northern Greece. We are looking for a self-starter to provide effective support for RTI’s knowledge management, including monitoring, evaluation, research, communications and administrative tasks. This is a generalist position to support the functioning of RTI, a Greek-based NGO, with some flexibility required and scope to shape the role according to the post-holders' interests and experience. We are a small, friendly and international team, and look forward to receiving your application! 

LOCATION: UK-based remote-working, until London office established (estimated January 2021).

CONTRACT: This is a consultancy role, up to 12 months



> Minimum 3-year experience in project management, support functions, research and/or monitoring and evaluation.

> Excellent attention to detail, organisational and project management skills

> Ability to self-motivate, effectively prioritise, and to work independently and proactively with minimal supervision (this role will be working remotely in the UK).

> Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.

> Computer literate with a high degree of proficiency and productivity, especially in Microsoft Excel, Word, and Powerpoint

> Strong analytical and information-gathering skills.

> Enthusiastic and positive attitude, and a team player who enjoys working in culturally and linguistically-diverse teams.

> Discretion with confidential and sensitive information and data.

> Innovative, solution-orientated, and brings new ideas.

> Flexible and adaptable attitude

> Passionate about the mission of RTI and aligned with our values

> Able to travel to Greece periodically


> Experience using Microsoft Sharepoint, working in the humanitarian sector, and/or for a start-up or grassroots organisation

> Demonstrated interest in RTI’s areas of programming,(mental health support and wellbeing, migration and displacement, and/or early childhood development and education).

> Additional languages, particularly those from the Middle East

More details: https://www.charityjob.co.uk/jobs/refugee-trauma-initiative/project-officer/705776

Closing Date: 18 August 2020

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

Please apply with both a CV and a letter of motivation (outlining why you are interested in this role and how you meet the criteria) to Evelyn Wilcox, evelyn@refugeetrauma.org. Early applicants are encouraged. We look forward to receiving your application!

Website: https://www.refugeetrauma.org/

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