Ended Project Assistant

The Job

AMIDEAST Nahdhat Shabab Project Assistant (Aden)


The AMIDEAST Nahdhat Shabab Project Assistant will support AMIDEAST Aden in training youth in a variety of vocational, professional, and business skills; in linking youth to partners and mentors in their communities; and in enabling participants to become involved in community rebuilding, restoration and recovery.


  • Support program management in answering general inquiries and providing basic project documents;
  • Support registration of trainees with designated mentors and interns;
  • Support internship programs of trainees through phone calls, social media, and site visits;
  • Support community engagement activities through site visits;
  • Conduct DDFS and project data entry into AMIDEAST Yemen project systems, including its tracking documents on SharePoint, IRIS, and other resources on a regular basis;
  • Monitor social media presence of the project and promote awareness through cooperation with AMIDEAST Yemen staff responsible for social media;
  • Arrange for the translation of materials into Arabic;
  • Commit to compliance with work plans;
  • Adhere to AMIDEAST and U.S. Government policies and procedures;
  • Complete purchase orders and other administrative documents as required;
  • Support collection of pre- and post-assessments;
  • Curate project resources;
  • Complete project documents tracking achievements on the project;
  • Work closely and coordinate with the Project Director, Project Coordinator, Project Officer, Project Consultants, and with AMIDEAST colleagues; and
  • Undertake other activities as needed to support the successful implementation of the Yemen Youth Restoring Hope: Nahdhat Shabab Project.


Required: (1) A bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in any field of study; (2) excellent Arabic and English; (3) proficient in Office package; and (4) at least one year of prior work experience.

Preferred: An ITP TOEFL score of 450 or higher; good/fast typing skills; positive attitude; and willingness to learn.


How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit:

(1) a statement of interest (listing specific name of position);
(2) an up-to-date resume (with your contact information);
(3) university certificates; and (4) one letter of recommendation to officer-nahdhat@amideast.org

by Monday, July 22, 2019.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews at AMIDEAST Aden.

  • Employer: AMIDEAST
  • Category: Development/Non-Profit
  • Location: Aden
  • Posted on: 9 July 2019
  • Deadline: 22 July 2019