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Operations and Partnerships Manager | Mayors Dialogue on Growth and Solidarity | Closing date: 30 June

ODI are looking for an experienced Operations and Partnerships Manager to coordinate the activities of the Mayors Dialogue on Growth and Solidarity: African and European cities taking action on human mobility’ (the Dialogue).

Background and overview

The Mayors Dialogue is a city-led initiative that delivers innovative and practical solutions for human mobility in African and European cities. It aims to improve the lives of all urban residents, including migrants, and to help redress the power imbalances that persist between the two continents. The Mayors Dialogue was initiated in July 2019 by the Mayors of Freetown and Milan, Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr and Giuseppe Sala, and now engages 20 cities across Europe and Africa. It is supported by a core group of partners: ODI (hosting the support team/secretariat), the Mayors Migration Council (MMC), the Robert Bosch Stiftung and the Open Society Foundations (OSF).

Find out more by reading the Terms of Reference.

To apply for the position, please send your CV and a maximum two-page cover letter outlining your expertise and motivation for the position to [email protected]. Appointments will be made on a lump sum basis only. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until 30 June 2021.