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Contact Person Name: 
Reem Maghribi
Contact Person Position: 
Executive Director
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Summary of Tasks:

Sharq.Org has for ten years been developing and implementing projects that aim to promote pluralism in across Arab world. Throughout this time its work has relied on a core team of three and a large number of consultants.


As opportunities for funding and partnerships expand, Sharq.Org now seeks to:

  • reflect on its procedures, core strengths and priorities,
  • enhance the work and role of its board of directors and network of volunteers and partners,
  • identify strategic opportunities
  • review, edit and produce all documents and guidelines related to ensure transparency and good governance.


To this end, Sharq.Org will be hiring a consultant with expertise in governance to lead the initiative, steer a governance retreat (Feb/Mar 2022) to be attended by Sharq.Org staff and associates, and collaborate with staff to ensure production of relevant documents, including a five-year strategic plan.

While the one-week retreat will be held in Cyprus in February of March 2022, all other work is expected to be done remotely.


Time commitment:

Three months full time or six months part time

Beginning in mid to late January 2022


Key Qualifications:

  • At least five years of experience in governance
  • Experience leading workshops
  • Experience within non-profit environment
  • Bi-lingual (English, Arabic)
  • Able to travel
Last modified: 
15 Dec, 2021
Intervention Sector(s):
Citizenship, Communications & Media, Research & Studies
Application Deadline:
Friday, 17 December 2021
Contract Type:
Period of Employment:
3 months full time or 6 months part time
Salary Range:
2000 to 2500 (USD)
Education Degree:
Masters Degree
Education Degree Details:
Experience Requirements:
3 to 5 years
Arabic Language:
Very Good
English Language:
Very Good
French Language:
  • Lebanon