07/06/2016 | General News
The Ford Foundation, Andean Region Office, seeks two new dynamic, innovative Program Officers based in the new office in Bogotá, Colombia to help drive and shape the foundation’s social justice work in the Andean Region:
The overall goal of Ford’s Andean Region office is to ensure equitable distribution of public and natural resources, driven by people, especially indigenous peoples and Afro-descendants.
They seek individuals with a track record of leading social justice strategies in relevant thematic areas; a deep understanding of the context of the Andean Region (particularly Colombia and Peru) and social networks/organization therein; exceptional leadership presence and communications skills as well as demonstrated ability to be a productive member of teams and a community of people. A Masters degree in a relevant field of work as well as fluency in Spanish and English are required.