12. mart 2018

People in Need (PIN) - Regionalni predstavnik Zapadnog Balkana

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES: Senior Management and Strategic Planning

  • Plan development of the country programs in accordance with local needs and PIN Western Balkans strategy
  • Lead Project Managers and Kosovo Head of Office and coordinate all their operations

Finance & Administration

  • Supervise the finance and administration unit of the country programs. Together with the Finance Desk Officer prepare and supervise country programs budgets and overall economic situation
  • Promote among the teams understanding of and compliance with donors and PIN internal procedures, policies and systems

Project Management

  • Support and supervise senior program staff to ensure they follow all phases of the Project cycle management (PCM) and that adequate M&E systems are in place and are being properly used
  • Lead the design of new programs and actively contribute to development of new proposals, in line with PIN Western Balkans strategy and PIN Relief and Development Department strategy
  • Ensure timely and high quality reporting to donors and HQ
  • Actively monitor program implementation in the field and provide feedback to program staff

Representation and Fundraising

  • Network among donors and key stakeholders to actively seek funding opportunities, understand donor priorities and ensure coordination
  • Represent PIN towards the media, as well as at meetings with government partners, regional and local authorities, donors, local agencies, coordination bodies and other relevant stakeholders, at all levels of project implementation as required

Human Resource Management

  • Plan HR needs of the country programs and take part in the process of selection of new staff
  • Supervise capacity building and ensure sufficient human resources for the projects to meet its objectives
  • Ensure coherent policy towards recruitment, remuneration and bonuses across the country program


  • Solid leadership and staff management skills, with a record of managing diverse teams and contributing to the capacity building of national staff
  • Willingness to travel intensively
  • Experience within the region and understanding of local dynamics highly preferred
  • Proven experience in management, fundraising, project development, donor liaison
  • Excellent spoken and written English; Knowledge of a Western Balkans language an advantage
  • Knowledge of institutional donor environment, proven experience with donor relations, proposal development and external communications
  • Reliable and self-reliant personality
  • Dynamic and result-oriented profile
  • Ability to organize and plan effectively
  • Critical analysis and problem solving skills
  • Responsible and systematic
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong ability and willingness to transfer knowledge
  • University degree in relevant field


  • Environment of well-established and growing organization
  • Starting salary defined by PIN salary scale and according to candidate’s experience
  • Performance related bonuses paid half yearly based on standard evaluation process
  • Reimbursement of travel expenses with travel to the country of residence once per every 6 months of work
  • Reimbursement of costs of visas and vaccinations
  • Local accommodation provided
  • Free medical helpdesk and psychological consultation available online
  • Medical travel insurance
  • 25 days of paid leave annually

HOW TO APPLY:Kindly send us your cover letter and an updated CV (no longer than four pages) in English.

Apply by 26 March 2018

Please note only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Thank you.

Note: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

About the Organization

People in Need (PIN) is a Czech organization that provides relief aid and development assistance, while working to defend human rights and democratic freedom. At home, People in Need administers social integration programs in the Czech Republic and Slovakia and provides informative and educational activities. PIN is one of the largest organizations of its kind in post-communist Europe, and has administered projects in thirty-seven countries over the past fourteen years.

Preuzeto sa: www.clovekvtisni.cz