Country Lead Coordinator


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

Purpose: To lead, operationalize, organize, and support CTF activities outside of Greece.

Primary Tasks: The Country Lead Coordinator will oversee the following tasks:

- Assess country situations and environments for CTF involvement.

- Identify and assist with planning exploratory trips to the country.

- Lead bulk distribution of carriers and other CTF aid to partners in country.

- Make recommendations related to CTF involvement in the country for CTF board approval.

Skills: The Country Lead Coordinator should be able to:

- Communicate respectively and effectively with CTF staff/volunteers, non-governmental agencies, donors, and other partners.

- Organize logistics, communications, and other tasks associated with the role.

- Foster collaboration with CTF staff/volunteers, non-governmental agencies, donors, and other partners.

- Lead with patience, compassion, strength, and a sense of humor.

Proposed Activities: As appropriate, the Country Lead Coordinator will implement the following activities (recommended, not exhaustive list):

- Determine the refugee situation in the country (estimated numbers, primary countries of origin, demographics, camps/squatting, etc.)

- Contact organizations working in country with refugees

- Identify CTF volunteers in/near that country and/or possible CTF volunteers with connections to the country.

- Organize a pilot shipment of carriers to a partnering organization/person in the country.

- Organize an exploratory trip/team for further assessment in the country.

- Ensure regular shipments of carriers to country (as needed).

Materials: To assist with this role current materials include:

- Exploratory trip proposal template

- Exploratory trip report template

- Translated carrier instructions

- Letter from CTF to accompany humanitarian aid shipments

Expected Time Commitment: Depending on the country and current possibilities of CTF activities, the time commitment for this role will ebb and flow. Estimated time commitment: 10-15 hours a month, including a 1-2 times a month 1 hour conference call.

Skills

  • Program Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Operations
  • Community Outreach
  • Project Management

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 10-15 hours per month

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