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Job: Director, NGO Accreditation Center

Active since 23-09-2017 Job category Politics / Policies
Location Worldwide Level Entry level / Graduate
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type Volunteer work
Hours 0 Salary N/A
Position title: Director, NGO Accreditation Center
Location: Worldwide
Category: FTA International
Level: D
Duration: 4 Years
Supervisor/Report to: Chair, International Relations Commission
Job type: Voluntary Service (VS) Part-Time

Overview
The International Youth Federation is an international non-profit youth organizations network governed by the present Statutes and the Swiss Civil Code. It is neutral politically, and non-denominational, aim to empower youth worldwide.

The Director of NGO Accreditation Center has an integral role in providing strategic oversight for all accreditation services. His/her responsibilites includes participation in approvals, monitoring, evaluating, suggesting and implementing needed changes and continuous quality improvement to the overall accreditation process.

Mission Statement:
To voluntarily represent, positively promote, and uphold the mission of “Empowering youth for better world” in various programs and opportunities throughout the IYF interventions and the community.

Responsibilities:
(A) Accreditation Oversight:
• Manages and coordinates departmental activities related to the international accreditation process.
• Asset Accreditation staff in managing processes (applications, worksheets, accreditation manual).
• Supervise Portal data to support data analysis and reporting as needed.
• Develops proofs of compliance for accreditation standards, prepares policy drafts and prepares written documentation and reports.
• Recommends changes in policies and procedures when indicated by accreditation updates, changes, or modifications.

(B) Coordination Duties:
• Actively engage in NGO Activities, through strategic partnerships and public engagement activities and initiatives.
• Coordinate member organizations/Associations accreditation at IYF, through assist in connecting youth organizations with IYF for registration.

(C) Communications Duties:
• Maintain active communication with the registered IYF® organizations youth organizations and other interested agencies in at international level.
• Report organizations achievements, success stories, youth progressing and related news to HQ press.
• Provide annual report about IYF NGO Accreditation Center activities, stats, and registered/accredited organizations.

(D) Training & Capacity Building:
• Develops and conducts training on accreditation and professional standards.
• Provides accreditation related training to departmental personnel.

Core Competencies:
• Strategic planning and creative thinking.
• Planning and Organizing.
• Drive for Results.
• Collaboration and Teamwork.

Functional Competencies:
• Ability to lead strategic planning, results-based management, and reporting.
• Ability to lead and manage corporate strategic initiatives.
• Excellent computer, internet, social media and information system skills.

Eligibility:
• Highly interest in youth empowerment, youth issues.

Skills Required For Position
• Ability to interact cordially and communicate with a diverse community.
• Effective oral and written communication skills.
• Ability to assess and evaluate situations quickly, accurately and effectively.
• Ability to evaluate operations, predict outcomes, and make recommendations.

Experience:
Experience and results preferred at national level preferred in youth empowerment role, development, communications, international relations, youth studies, sport, women empowerment, youth-led organizations or another relevant field.

Language:
Fluency in English with superior drafting skills is essential.


Assessment:
Evaluation of qualified candidates may include an assessment exercise which may be followed by a competency-based interview.

 

More information
This listing is a part-time job

Job category Politics / Policies
Industry / Industries Government / Non-profit
Region United Kingdom
Keywords Youth, Communications, IYF, International, Federation

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Name International Youth Federation

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