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 is seeking a Chief of Party (COP) for the USAID YouthPower Project. Through funding from USAID/Jordan, USAID YouthPower will empower 20,000 youth in underserved communities throughout Jordan’s 12 governorates. Our goal is to put youth (ages 10 – 29) at the center of their own development and leave behind sustainable pathways to positive youth development in the 60 communities where USAID YouthPower will work. Key activities include:
USAID YouthPower will also develop a web-based platform to share youth resources (internships, training, education and employment opportunities), as well as relevant research. USAID YouthPower has office locations in Amman, Irbid and Ma’an. The project duration is 2017 – 2022.
The COP provides technical and administrative leadership of the project team and will be responsible for overall implementation, achievement of results, and contract management. The COP will serve as the principal liaison with USAID, various Government of Jordan representatives, and Global Communities headquarters staff.
Specific responsibilities include:
This position will be based in Jordan.
Jordanian nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.