This position is responsible for providing strategic leadership and vision for Freedom House (FH) activities in and related to the assigned region, including policy research, advocacy, and on the ground programming activities in line with FH’s mission and strategic framework. The position requires a candidate with deep knowledge of democracy and governance issues throughout the assigned region including in China, relationships in the region (including with civil society organizations (CSOs), government entities, the diplomatic community, etc.), and relationships with relevant USG executive and congressional branch entities (including USG donors supporting democracy programs in the region). These qualifications must be combined with a proven record of: designing and carrying out successful policy research and policy advocacy initiatives before the U.S. Congress and executive branch; designing and implementing innovative USG-funded democracy programming throughout the region that produces verifiable results; and effectively leading and managing diverse staff, including overseas operations.
The position is contingent upon award.