Freedom House's Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP) will work closely with the Chief of Party (COP) to oversee a five-year program to support civil society to exercise and promote their civil and political rights in a safe and secure manner, as well as strengthen the justice sector’s ability to secure these rights. Freedom House is a partner of the American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative (ABA-ROLI), who will be the prime implementer of the project. The DCOP will report to both the COP and to Freedom House's Washington, DC-based Director for Africa Programs. The DCOP is responsible for leading the component of the program focusing on civil society and media support, including program strategy design and implementation, financial management, staff supervision, management of program partner relationships, communications, monitoring, evaluation, and reporting. This position is based in Banjul, The Gambia.