Sustainability Development Associate, one position (01.09.0-N2.1-25485) – KULT Institute for Youth Development

Job description

Development of strategic and operational sustainability development plans for the Institute’s partners (NGOs and associations, beneficiaries of the Institute’s grants and other partners) and providing technical and professional assistance to partners in the implementation of sustainability plans through mentoring and training. Providing support to partners in strengthening their cooperation with the authorities, the private sector, donors and other actors, with the aim of establishing long-term sustainability of partners. Close cooperation with team members who carry out activities aimed at strengthening the organizational capacity of partners. Improving the Institute’s existing tools and methodologies for assessing, developing and monitoring sustainability.

Specific criteria

  • Experience in the same or similar jobs for at least 2 years
  • Experience in creating development plans, strategic documents, analyzes, reports and research documents
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Desirable knowledge/experience in fundraising and public advocacy

Type of contract

Full-time employment contract. Starting date: February 15, 2021.

Eliminatory (mandatory) criteria

– category B driver’s license and active driver with experience,

– excellent knowledge of English language,

– computer skills (MS Office, Internet),

– citizenship of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Additional criteria

It is desirable that the candidate has developed communication skills, is prone to teamwork, independent in performing work obligations and duties, with occasional travel and flexible working hours. The tendency to use different software solutions that facilitate and speed up work processes is considered mandatory since all processes are digitized through different online and desktop applications.

Candidates who have experience working in non-governmental organizations in jobs relevant to the position they are applying for are especially encouraged.

How to apply?

The job advertisement remains open until February 7, 2021 until 11:59 PM. Selected candidates will be invited to an interview that will be held in the week from February 8 to 11 in the premises of the Institute for Youth Development KULT (Central Office Sarajevo, 4. viteške brigade 34-36, Ilidža).

Candidates who are not shortlisted or candidates with whom the Institute does not intend to enter into the negotiation process will not be contacted.

Applications are accepted exclusively via the form located at the link:

Incomplete and late applications, applications submitted in a different way and will not be considered.

All information about the KULT Institute for Youth Development can be found at

The Institute reserves the right not to hire any candidate in case none of the applicants meet the criteria.

Any questions can be sent to (subject: Inquiry for: 01.09.0-N2.1-25485), no later than February 3, 2021. by 2 PM, and responses will be delivered by email no later than February 5, 2021.

Any attempt of contacting any employee of the Institute in order to obtain additional information beyond the specified email address and any attempt to bribe any employee leads to long-term disqualification of the candidate.