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Interested candidates are invited to send their cv and cover letter in English via e-mail to [email protected]

Interviews on a rolling basis. Might be hired before deadline. 

Contact Person Name: 
Jade Elajami
Contact Person Position: 
Program Officer
Contact Person Email: 

With the help of funding partner Help Refugees, we are looking for a local staff member to run our Community Center in Saadnayel, make a tangible impact, and ensure better cooperation with local partners, donors, and institutions in Lebanon. Our Community Center houses many of Salam’s projects, with a focus on teaching basic numeracy, literacy and livelihood skills. The center also offers community-based empowerment programs, as well as psychosocial support programs for both children and adults.


Job Description and Responsibilities


  • Ensure the smooth running of the Community Center
  • Contact and liaise with stakeholders and potential partners to ensure coordination and proper referral mechanisms
  • Monitor and assess activities currently running
  • Establish and maintain an enrollment/assessment process
  • Coordinate staff working at the center and when needed refer any issues up to the management chain
  • Compile the weekly reports to be sent to the program officer
  • Host monthly meetings with the local committee for the community center
  • Maintain inventory lists and liaise with the logistics officer for necessary procurement
  • Manage, monitor and track expenses according to the budget and report financial plans to the accountant
  • Lead the HR procedure for new community center staff
  • Compose proposals for new center projects and activities
  • Support educational classes and awareness sessions
  • Ensure all forms and documentation are securely filed, adhering to data protection regulations
  • Enhance current and develop future SOP’s and procedures to create better efficiency and communication with ground operations
  • Handle any issues discreetly and confidentially as they arise to create a positive environment and dynamic amongst the volunteers
  • Ensure health and safety standards are adhered to at all times
  • Adhere to all Salam policies and procedures





  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field
  • Minimum of 3 years work experience in the areas of program development, project management, donor reporting and grant compliance; experience in managing community centers is a plus
  • Good reporting skills
  • Good skills in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Fluent in English (Written and Verbal)
  • An interest in the Syrian refugee crisis and assisting vulnerable populations


Desired Skills

  • Communication
  • Excellent Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work as a team
  • Conflict management
  • Decisiveness
  • Ability to liaise amongst diverse groups
  • Integrity
  • Staff and process leadership
  • Organizational awareness
  • Ability to interact with diverse populations
  • Proactive
  • Experience with M&E systems (preferably Open Data Kit)




  • Contract length: 6 months
  • Full time position
  • Salary: $750 / month
  • Start date: as soon as possible
Last modified: 
19 Jun, 2018
Intervention Sector(s):
Advocacy & Awareness, Children & Youth, Good governance and transparency, Peace & Security
Application Deadline:
Friday, 29 June 2018
Contract Type:
Full Time
Period of Employment:
6 Month Period (depending on funding)
Salary Range:
< 800 (USD)
Education Degree:
Bachelor Degree
Education Degree Details:
Experience Requirements:
1 to 2 years
Arabic Language:
Very Good
English Language:
Very Good
French Language:
  • Lebanon
  • Beqaa