Phiren Amenca

Job vacancy as voluntary service coordinator in Budapest


Phiren Amenca – RGDTS Nonprofit Kft. is looking for a full-time voluntary service coordinator for its coordination office in Budapest.  Phiren Amenca is an international network of Roma and non-Roma volunteers and voluntary service organizations creating opportunities for non-formal education, dialogue and engagement in order to challenge stereotypes and racism.

Main tasks:

  • Communication with network member organizations and other partner organizations
  • Coordinating the exchange of volunteers among the member and partner organizations
  • Reaching out to Roma and non-Roma volunteers and selection of volunteers
  • Supporting new organizations in the development of their voluntary service programs
  • Fundraising, grant management and reporting for voluntary service projects
  • Supervision of volunteers in the Phiren Amenca office
  • Conceptualizing and organizing preparatory, mid-term and evaluation seminars for volunteers
  • Building up and supporting the accreditation of new placements
  • Organizing info days and PR for the voluntary service program

Qualifications and requirements:

  • Advanced level of English
  • Romanes knowledge is a plus
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience in the youth field, especially with young Roma
  • Experience working in an international context in the voluntary service field
  • Flexibility and independent working style
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Demonstrated commitment to our mission to challenge stereotypes, racism and antigypsyism

We offer: An international and diverse team, diverse tasks, opportunity to develop personally and professionally and bring in own ideas, traveling opportunities.

Working hours: Full-time contract (as maternity cover) from August 1, 2016 to August, 31, 2017 with possibility of renewal, 40 hours per week, some week-end work required, but with compensatory time off.

We especially encourage young Roma to apply.

Place:  Krúdy utca 2, fsz. 7, 1088 Budapest

Application procedure: 

Please send your CV and motivation letter with your suggested salary in English to [email protected]  until July 20, 2016.

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