The National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI) seeks a Regional Director to provide the strategic vision and overall direction for the Institute’s efforts to promote responsive and inclusive governance, support democratic transitions and strengthen the institutions that are fundamental for more democratic societies in Southern and East Africa (SEA). The Regional Director will lead a multi-cultural team located across the region and Washington, DC, in strategic planning, creative program design, effective project implementation and the nurturing and expansion of relationships with political leaders, democratic activists, citizen representatives and other key stakeholders to encourage citizen participation, electoral integrity and greater government accountability. This position is also part of the senior leadership for the organization, providing input on overall institutional strategy, policies and management. This position manages direct reports both in Washington and in the region.
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