Working hours: Monday-Friday, 5 hours a day with flexible schedule
Duration: Contractual (1 year with possible prolongation)
Probation period: 1 month
Place of employment: Yerevan (center), Republic of Armenia
JOB DESCRIPTION: "Right Side" Human Rights Defender NGO is looking for a Programmes and Policy Officer. The key priority for "Right Side" Human Rights Defender is acceptance and respect towards Trans and LGBQI+ people
Develop organizational policies
-Implement, coordinate and evaluate the projects.
Oversee administrative duties within the programs team including management and grants administration.
Develop the program content on a website and social media pages.
Strengthen organization networking with other donors, foundations and other relevant organizations to develop programmatic partnerships and collaborations.
Plan and conduct travel and other outreach activities to enhance and sustain existing and future networks with potential grantees.
Create connections between issues relevant to the organization mission, particularly with human rights organizations and opportunities for the organization to leverage its position as human rights defender organization.
Identify communications opportunities and strategies to raise awareness about the organization.
Sustain existing and future projects and human rights activism of the organization.
Work in collaboration with other team members: programmatic and legal, Fundraising, Communications.
Lead the implementation of the advocacy plan of the organization.
LGBTQ inclusive and non-discriminative approach
Degree in one of the Humanities and /or Social Science.
At least two years of professional experience, preferably in the civil society sector.
Excellent knowledge of Armenian and English, knowledge of the Russian language is highly encouraged.
High literacy to develop quality written texts in English and Armenian.
Individual responsibility to be self-disciplined, punctuality, great interpersonal communication skills and flexibility.