OSIEA promotes vibrant and inclusive democracies in Eastern Africa. Founded in 2005, OSIEA plays an active role in encouraging informed dialogue about issues of public importance.
We promote democratic governance, justice, human rights, equality and non-discrimination, respect for rule of law and protection of rights of minorities.
We play a key role in amplifying the voices that promote open society ideals. We do this by supporting individuals, organizations, coalitions, and movements. We do this through grant-making, research, and advocacy. OSIEA works in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Sudan and South Sudan.
The Open Society Initiative for Eastern Africa (OSIEA) seeks to recruit a suitable candidate for the following position:
Job Title: Programme Officer – Democratic Governance and Rule of Law Program
Reporting To: Programme Manager – Democratic Governance and Rule of Law Program
Overall Job Purpose: The Programme Officers core duties will entail provision of technical support in identification and fostering of effective grant making relations in a dynamic, creative and committed manner with a focus on OSIEA’s democratic governance and rule of law programming in the Eastern Africa region.
The program officer will particularly focus on anti-corruption programming in the region.