Media Defence is looking for a highly motivated and energetic Programme Finance and Compliance Officer, to perform a variety of administrative and clerical tasks in the running of Media Defence’s local legal capacity building programme, ensuring compliance with funder requirements and supporting with programme-related fundraising activities. You will be the first point of contact for beneficiaries of Media Defence’s local legal capacity building and for our staff team on compliance with donor terms.
Please see the job description for more information and on how to apply. Interviews will be held on a rolling basis and the post will be filled on identification of a suitable candidate.
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