We are Searchers.
We are over 600 strong worldwide. We believe in our mission to end violent conflict.
It’s our purpose- our call to action.
A Searcher understands our vision of a world where:
Differences stimulate social progress, rather than precipitate violence
Respect for and cooperation with those we disagree with is considered the norm
A Searcher is a dedicated, enthusiastic and passionate individual, committed to our values.
Shared Humanity. Empathy. Impartiality. Inclusivity. Courage. Hope. Humility. Audacity.
With headquarters in Washington, DC and Brussels, Belgium, we implement projects from 55 offices in 34 countries, including in Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and the United States. You will be joining other highly motivated Searchers with a good team spirit and through commitment and dedication, have opportunities to grow.
Search for Common Ground in Myanmar
Search has been operating in Myanmar since 2014, with an office in Yangon and an ethnically and religiously diverse team of 16. Search's approach is support locally led processes at different levels of society in order to transform how societies deal with conflict.
Search Myanmar has been supporting the peace process at the local level, supporting social cohesion nationwide, and providing opportunities to support skills building in conflict analysis and conflict transformation with a multitude of stakeholders, including government, the private sector, ethnic armed groups, the media, and civil society including women, youth and minorities. Search Myanmar now has a presence in six states and two regions working with eleven local partners, and a vast network of over 4000 diverse beneficiaries.
We are searching for…
A Program Manager who will work closely with the Country Director by leading the implementation of multi-pronged peacebuilding and media projects, hiring, training and mentoring staff to become leading peace-builders, and developing strong collaboration with implementing partners. The position is located in Yangon but will require some travel to remote regions. S/he will serve on the Leadership Management Team of SFCG Myanmar.
The roles and responsibilities include:
As job descriptions cannot be exhaustive, the position holder may be required to undertake other duties that are broadly in line with the above key duties.
You meet the following qualifications:
Salary: Commensurate with experience and education, with excellent benefits.
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