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GRF is Accepting Applications for Senior Associate/Program Director Positions

Food for Thought

GRF is Accepting Applications for Senior Associate/Program Director Positions

The application deadline is May 31, 2018.

GRF is an independent, non-profit membership association which brings together leaders in Turkish business, academia, government, law, arts and the sciences.

The Forum aims to serve as a venue for long-term policy deliberations on matters related to international and global affairs.

The main responsibilities and tasks of the position are as follows:

- Coordinating Task Force / Track-II meetings and Roundtables,

- Editing and proofreading scholarly work and articles for publishing,

- Drafting GRF internal and external correspondence,

- Taking part in preparation of the Annual Report,

- Planning and operation of annual budget, 

- Taking part in the admission process for prospective GRF Young Scholars / Young Professionals / Young Academics,

- Conducting research in various fields and following-up with news and published reports in related fields,

- Assisting with management of GRF website / social media channels,

- Reporting directly to President or Executive Director, functionally to Project Directors.

The applicant should have the following qualifications:

• Advanced university degree (master’s degree or equivalent). 
• Degree in economics, engineering, finance, public policy, international relations, or related discipline, highly preferred.
• Minimum 2 years of professional experience. 
• Complete fluency and perfect command of written and spoken English and Turkish. 
• Proven track record of excellent communication, organisational and leadership skills. 
• International exposure (Academic or Professional) is preferred.
• Completion of GRF community programs will be noted.

The application deadline is May 31, 2018.

Resume and cover letter should be addressed to: nagaogullari@gif.org.tr and bbaran@gif.org.tr