Career

Project Assistent

Monitoring and assistance of ongoing projects in Vienna and Nigeria.

Content and organizational support of the mentoring program for BIPOC girls and women in Vienna and the employment project in Nigeria. Research work and database maintenance

Your Tasks

  • Monitoring and assistance of the ongoing projects in Vienna and Nigeria.

  • Content and organizational support of the mentoring program for BIPOC girls and women in Vienna and the employment project in Nigeria

  • Research work and database maintenance

  • Cooperation and networking with organizations worldwide

  • Support of the project staff in budget monitoring, expenditure planning and review of project expenditures

  • Maintenance and review of project data in EXCEL and internal project management software

  • Support of cooperation partners

  • Writing project reports 

 

REQUIREMENTS and Qualifications

  • Excellent German and very good English language skills. 

  • Very good IT skills: MS- Office package 

  • Interest in societal, social and political issues in Africa, as well as anti-racism work in Austria

  • Creative, outgoing, with negotiation and organizational skills 

  • This position requires a high degree of independence and flexibility, a structured work style and great commitment.

  • In addition, you score points with your team spirit, strong communication skills; hands-on mentality. 

  • Enthusiasm and result orientation; High communication and team skills 

  • Very good self-organization; Flexible, communicative and team player

 

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Inspiration and room for your own ideas in a team that values your individuality and community spirit.

  • Flat hierarchy and flexible working hours

  • The possibility to shape your position and workspace yourself

  • Collaboration in an association that is in the process of being established

  • The collaboration in a highly ambitious team with a lot of creative freedom

  • Home office as far as possible and desired, if necessary also remote work

 

The application of women, young people LGBTIQ+, people with migration history and BIPOC is explicitly desired. BIPOC people are preferred in case of equal qualification.

 

Applications are accepted by-email only, but we welcome creative applications: Video applications and other creative and unusual application formats

office@africancultural-foundation.org