Innovation for Change, in Partnership with SMEX, Seeks a MENA Hub Manager

Innovation for Change supports new and established approaches to promote, strengthen, and connect a vibrant, pluralistic, and rights-based civil society in open, closing, and closed spaces through the establishment of demand-driven and cutting-edge virtual hubs that support the development of civil society in their regions, by helping civil society organizations develop and utilize innovative approaches that address the development challenges they are facing. The MENA Hub has recently been launched and is recruiting a hub manager to help operationalize hub activities and services.

In addition to implementing governance structures and developing hub systems, the hub manager will explore new partnerships with like-minded entities, such as coworking spaces, social entrepreneurs, and other groups, and ensure timely and consistent communication among incubators on the progress of hub development.

If you are interested in this project, and have the required qualifications, please apply for this position. The application deadline is Friday July 7, 2017.

SMEX Seeks Highly Organized, Impact-Oriented Operations Manager

Are you a mission-driven, detail-oriented, systems thinker with great communication skills? Do you enjoy leading projects and programs, ensuring that everything from scheduling to process mapping, design and implementation runs smoothly? Can you easily oversee several projects at once while maintaining a keen eye on the organization’s vision and values? Do you thrive when given the opportunity to launch new initiatives and programs?

If you fit the bill, SMEX can provide a dynamic, easy-going, and challenging workplace to apply your skills. Our team has doubled in size in the past year and so have our projects, so we’re looking for a highly organized operations manager to join us in our new and sunny office in Badaro. The application deadline is May 31, 2017.

If none of these openings suits your qualifications, please note that SMEX frequently works with freelancers and consultants. If you would like to be considered for future assignments, please send an email with a brief note and your CV or resume to with “CONSULTANT” in the subject line. We regret that we cannot reply to all submissions, but we will keep your information on file and review it as opportunities arise.

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