The National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI) seeks a Senior Resident Director (Director) with parliamentary, political party strengthening and/or civic engagement experience to manage its democracy support programs in Kosovo. S/he will possess strong management skills and prior experience implementing democracy development programs. S/he will be based in Pristina, with significant travel throughout Kosovo.
The Director will be responsible for overall office management, including financial and human resource management, as well as supervisory responsibility for the design, implementation and evaluation of all NDI Kosovo programs. The Director will provide leadership and oversight to a team of talented national staff. S/he will be NDI’s principal liaison with representatives of the government of Kosovo, political parties and civil society organizations, U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) and other donors. Close coordination will also be expected with NDI Washington, including frequent communication with the Washington-based staff.