The National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI) is seeking to hire a Resident Director/Chief of Party (COP) to support a forthcoming community engagement program in South Sudan. A commitment of three years is expected for this position. This position is contingent upon the availability of funding for NDI’s programs in South Sudan and donor approval of personnel. This position is anticipated to start in August/September 2015. Competitive candidates should have demonstrated international experience in managing large scale development projects, designing and implementing community engagement projects and mobilizing local civil society groups for action. The Resident Director/COP will report to NDI's Southern and East Africa Regional Director.