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General Director Peru



As our General Director, you will be in charge of leading the German and Peruvian team, and coordinating the work of all the administrative areas (projects, finances, marketing, fundraising, volunteers, etc.), as well as the daily activities run in our community centre. You will develop a strategic yearly plan with measurable objectives for all administrative areas, ensuring the continued sustainability and impact of our projects to continuously improve our organization. You will also be the main point of contact with local and international partners and support all Peruvian and German team coordinators and assistants in their functions. In addition, you will work on-site directly with the local communities in order to best adapt our projects to the specificities of the local context, working closely with the Project manager and continuously evaluating current needs together. This position constitutes a key role in our organization, as you will be the main point of contact for the entire community (the families and children participating in our projects, all volunteers and employees, executive committee members, donors, partners and collaborators).

Interested? Please send a letter of motivation, CV and your criminal record certificate to volunteer@intiwawa.com



Mollebaya, Arequipa

Fluency in English and Spanish, German is a plus; Min. 2 years of performance management experience; experience in international grant applications and reporting; excellent attention to detail, excellent organizational and administrative skills; experience in financial planning, process improvement, decision making, strategic planning; flexibility to adapt to new environments, resourcefulness, and sensitivity to cultural differences; excellent interpersonal, conflict resolution, and intercultural communication skills; confident self-starter, with a high degree of motivation and initiative; ability to work effectively when unsupervised as well as with a team; creative hard-working enthusiast; at least 2 doses of Covid-19 vaccination required.

Dates of program:
Starting 1 November, 2022

Duration of program:
2 years

Project start date:
1st November 2022

Application deadline:
31st October 2022

Age requirement:
Adults of both sexes 18+

There is no cost to participate but volunteers are responsible for covering their own living expenses. Salary: 500 Euros per month and one round-trip from home country to Arequipa per year (limited to 800 Euros per year) will be paid.

Other information:
This job is linked with at least 2-year commitment, the position is full-time (40 hours a week), a flexible and unconventional schedule is possible.


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