Project Associate Yemen 80%

The Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue (HD) is currently looking for a Project Associate Yemen.

Location: flexible

Starting date: as soon as possible


The Project Associate will have the following responsibilities:

  • Maintain regular contact with consultants working on the project, keep an up-to-date overview of operational matters and report challenges to programme delivery;
  • Attend meetings (in Europe and the Middle East region) and assist in taking minutes;
  • Assist in following-up on project implementation with field consultants by collecting, compiling and classifying implemented activities, as well as meeting information;
  • Assist in ensuring the project is implemented and reported on in a timely manner and according to HD Yemen’s standards and donor requirements;
  • Assist in drafting reports for all grants of the Yemen project, including interim and final reports;
  • Monitor contextual developments relevant to the projects;
  • Support in the organisation of meetings and events on Yemen based in the region and elsewhere;
  • Help with administrative processes for the project teams (including expense claims, invoices, activity reports and following-up on signatures).


The successful candidate should meet the following criteria:

  • Hold a Master’s degree in international relations, humanitarian affairs or mediation; 
  • At least 2 years of experience in a relevant function;
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English and good command of Arabic is an asset;
  • Knowledge of and commitment to conflict resolution as well as political and cultural knowledge of the Middle East region.

Personality: The successful candidate should be capable of multi-tasking and meeting tight deadlines. S/he must be a flexible team player, proactive and have strong social, organisational and communication skills.


If you are interested in this position and meet the criteria defined above, please send a complete file (CV, motivation letter, diplomas and work certificates) to the following address by 8 August 2021. Please indicate Yemen – Project Associate in the subject line of your e-mail.


HD promotes equal opportunities in employment.  

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