Deputy Director

Nonviolence International
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Mar 06

Position description

Nonviolence International (NI) is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting nonviolence. The Deputy Director works under the direct supervision of the NI Executive Director and serves primarily to support the Executive Director in his/her duties and responsibilities, as determined by the NI President and/or Board, or as necessitated by program implementation demands.

Generally speaking, the Deputy Director is responsible for the following duties:

1. Financial management

2. Human resources management,

3. Program support and development

4. Office management.


A successful Deputy Director will meet the following qualifications:

• Commitment to the promotion and development of nonviolence and conflict resolution;

• Strong oral and written communication skills;

• Minimum 2 years experience with program support and non-profit financial management;

• Proficiency and creativity using computers, Internet-based technology, and financial management software;

• Highly developed organization and time management skills;

• A bachelor’s degree in Peace and Conflict Resolution, International Affairs, Education, Communications, Business Administration, or another related field.

The following additional qualifications are highly desirable:

• Certified training in nonviolence, human rights advocacy, or similar skills;

• Experience with education, community organizing, media outreach, and/or similar work to promote nonviolence and conflict resolution;

• Professional experience in fundraising, human resources and office management;

• International work experience and foreign language proficiency;

• A graduate degree or certificate in a related field.


Compensation: This is a part-time position of 20 hours per week. Salary is

commensurate with experience. The position is based in Washington DC.

Status: Exempt

Reports to: Executive Director

Positions Reporting to this position. N/A

Application instructions

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