Regional Coordinator

at International Institute for Human Security
Published November 8, 2022
Location Chicago, United States of America
Category Management  
Job Type Full Time  



Reporting to the Head of Programming, the Volunteer Regional Coordinator North America will serve as the IIHS representative for North America and lead advocacy efforts related to the societal stabilizer of Indigenous Rights (specifically Native American rights). The Regional Coordinator will keep the IIHS team, and other Regional Coordinators updated on global news related to the societal stabilizer and liaise as needed. The ideal candidate will have experience working with or supporting NARF, or similar and bring skills in diplomacy and a passion for supporting locally based peacebuilding actors in the NGO and academic sectors. The position has people, coordination, and communication skills as core competencies; the individual should be based in North America, with regular access to the internet.

Time expectation: (estimated) less than 5 hours per week

What does success look like?

Work with the Head of Programming, to ensure program essence and implementation.
Promote the Institute and the flagship program, Core Program for Leaders and Changemakers
Maintain a standard of excellence in all relationships representing IIHS and its mission at all times.
Effective working with a remote international team.
Fluency in English
As our ideal candidate, you will have:

Fluency in oral and written English
Access to high-speed internet
Interpersonal skills to work with individuals at all levels
Strong belief in volunteer work and experience working with other volunteers
Strong belief in the core values of IIHS

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