The mission of Global Communities (formerly CHF International) is to create long-lasting, positive and community-led change that improves the lives and livelihoods of vulnerable people across the globe.
Global Communities seeks an experienced Local Governance Advisor for the anticipated USAID-funded Comunitatea Mea/My Community a five year 20.5M local governance strengthening program that aims to strengthen local government to become more effective, transparent and accountable to citizens. This new activity will strive to build local government’s capacity to meet citizens’ needs. By increasing the capacity of local authorities, including their ability to work inclusively with citizens and civil society, not only services will be improved but checks and balances between the central and local governments will be strengthened. Therefore, the overall system of democratic governance will be strengthened.
This position is contingent on funding. No expat allowances or benefits are attached to this position.
The Local Governance Advisor will be responsible for working with local governments to meet citizens’ needs.
Specific responsibilities include: