Global Communities is an international development non-profit organization. Our mission 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 an experienced Chief of Party (COP) for the anticipated $49.7 million Tunisia Resilience and Community Empowerment (TRACE) project. The TRACE program is a 5 year program designed to reduce communities’ risk of instability and increase resilience to violent extremism. The program will use a rigorous community-based development approach, strengthen the voices of underrepresented groups (including women and youth in rural and peri-urban areas) and actively engage community members as participants and leaders in the full cycle of design, management, and evaluation of development activities.
In addition, the program will apply the USAID Development Response to Violent Extremism and Insurgency, strengthen assets of youth, using a positive youth development approach and incorporate a Collaborating, Learning, and Adapting approach. All programming will consider the potential impact on instability and conflict drivers
The Chief of Party (COP) will be responsible for overall activity management of the program, including providing leadership to attain objectives, ensuring adequate communications with USAID, interacting with high-level Tunisian government officials and other counterparts and identifying and mitigating activity risks.
Specific responsibilities include: