Basmeh & Zeitooneh search for “Partnerships Officer”

Deadline for applications: Thursday, June 22, 2017
Contract: Full time position
Location: Furn El-chebbak
Working area:

Role and Responsibilities

  • works with management and staff to develop and finalize grant proposals;
  • Supports project managers and other members of management with drafting donor reports as requested
  •  Manages communications with donors, partners, and other 3rd parties regarding the organization’s work
  • Develops new partnerships and coordinating grant opportunities by meeting with donors, attending coordination meetings, and other relevant networking events as indicated by management.
  • Provides minutes of meetings to Chief Development Officer and other relevant staff
  • Translation of documents from Arabic to English and vice-versa, as required by management
  • Provides support to the Chief Development Officer in the creation of management tools, drafting of communication materials, as well as policies and procedures
  • Prepares responses to requests from donors, governmental organizations, the media, and the public regarding the organization’s activities
  • Prepares and Coordinates planning and kick-off meetings for grants, under the supervision of line manager.

Skills Required:

  •  Superior communication skills
  •  Capability to multi-task
  • Advanced organizational skills
  • Ability to analyze data
  • Ability to think critically.


  • Degree in Social Sciences (International relations/political science/communications) or any other related discipline.
  • Minimum of 2 years working in a reputable non-governmental organizations
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in grant-writing
Experience required: 2 to 3 years
Education degree: Bachelor Degree Field of education: Social Sciences (International relations/political science/communications) or any other related discipline
LANGUAGES: Arabic: Fluent English: Fluent French:
Period: one year (renewable)
Cover letter required?
CONTACT INFORMATION: Email: [email protected]