|New Position: Program Director for Advocacy and Special Projects||<– Date –> <– Thread –>|
|From: Ramla Bile (rbilemnadvocates.org)|
|Date: Fri, 24 Aug 2007 11:55:58 -0700 (PDT)|
ABOUT MINNESOTA ADVOCATES: Minnesota Advocates for Human Rights is a volunteer-based non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and protection of internationally recognized human rights. Minnesota Advocates documents human rights abuses, provides direct legal representation and educates on human rights issues, particularly pertaining to women, children, and immigrants and refugees. GENERAL DESCRIPTION: The Program Director for Advocacy and Special Projects is a management level position and reports to the Executive Director. Responsibilities include, developing and implementing new and emerging projects, coordinating organizational advocacy and overseeing ongoing Special Projects. SUMMARY OF DUTIES: * Program development, coordination and administration * Project implementation, including report writing, fact-finding and research * Fundraising * Development and implementation of program budget * Coordination of Organizational Advocacy Initiatives, including community-based, legislative and international advocacy * Supervise staff and volunteers * Other duties as assigned EXPERIENCE DESIRED: * Minimum of 5 years human rights or relevant experience * Law or other advanced degree * Demonstrated commitment to human rights and social justice * Knowledge of human rights law * Excellent written and oral communications skills, including human rights report writing and public speaking * Ability to provide leadership and vision to develop and sustain new projects * Ability to work independently and as part of a team * Flexibility and ability to manage competing demands * Willingness and ability to travel TERMS: Full-Time, Excellent Vacation and Insurance Benefits, Salary Depends on Experience. APPLICATION DEADLINE: Postmarked October 10, 2007 Please mail cover letter and resume to: Program Director for Advocacy and Special Projects Minnesota Advocates for Human Rights 650 South Third Ave, Suite #550 Minneapolis MN 55402 No email applications please. No telephone calls or email inquiries please. Minnesota Advocates is committed to cultural diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or any other legally protected status. Ramla Bile Assistant to the Executive Director Administrative Assistant Minnesota Advocates for Human Rights 650 Third Avenue South, Suite 550 Minneapolis, MN 55402-1940 Phone: (612) 341-3302 ext. 115 Fax: (612) 341-2971 www.mnadvocates.org
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