International West Africa Asylum Seeker Foundation: Project Coordinator

International West Africa Asylum Seeker Foundation (IWAAS)
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Wednesday, 10 July, 2013
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The International West Africa Asylum Seeker Foundation (IWAAS) is an international NGO that seek to provide welfare for West Africa asylum seekers/refugee.  The foundation provides programmes and works together with other organisations to help settle the asylum seekers into their new life in South Africa.

IWAAF seeks to appoint a Project Coordinator, based in Pretoria.

The person is expected to be passionate and have a minimum of two years working with NGO especially with asylum seekers and refugee.


  • Contact individuals and coordinate activities required with all NGOs;
  • Help in setting criteria to select and identify the suitable Youth NGOs;
  • Participate in assessing technical, financial and managerial needs of youth NGOs;
  • Help youth NGOs to find suitable fund opportunities and submit proposals to donors;
  • Design and follow up the implementation of action plans;
  • Develop training materials for youth NGOs;
  • Deliver training sessions when required;
  • Play the role of moderator in conducted discussions.


  • Bachelor degree in social work, economics, business, or any related fields;
  • Minimum of one year working experience;
  • Motivated and hard worker;
  • Communication skills;
  • Highly committed to deadlines;
  • Work well and achieve expected results under pressure;
  • Quantitative and qualitative skills (focus groups, surveys, questionnaires);
  • Ability to organize events and fairs;
  • Analytical and financial background.

To apply, submit a CV to

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal.

Enquiries: Tel: 074 670 0642.

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