Under the supervision of the LAC Project Director, the Program Officer performs high level tasks and directly manages at least one Internews project with fiscal oversight of the program. This role will manage multiple programs and related subgrants to local, regional and international organizations: tracking deliverables, leading reporting, working closely with a program associate, and engaging business management staff as needed. In addition, the Program Officer supports other programs within the LAC Department.
The ideal candidate for this role is someone with excellent communication skills, a proven ability to set priorities and manage their time effectively. Internews is seeking someone who has a proven interest in supporting information system and human rights issues, specifically in the Latin America and the Caribbean landscape.
Internews is a very diverse organization globally. We value the perspectives that result from the inclusivity of different voices, and the foundation of our work is to support free and open communications between people of all backgrounds. We are an organization of dynamic, mission-driven people who are passionate about our core values and about supporting positive change in the world. We pride ourselves on our commitment to innovation and flexibility. We are an EEO employer and strongly encourage people from all backgrounds to apply for any of our open positions.
This position is being offered and hired by Internews Network. Benefits will be consistent with Internews Network's offerings and will be reviewed during the hiring process. Additional information can be found on our Internews Benefits page.