Join the International Democrat Union and help us in supporting and connecting democratic parties worldwide, as well as building up a stronger global alliance of the centre-right.
DEPUTY DIRECTOR – OPERATIONS AND OUTREACH
The International Democrat Union (IDU) is seeking a motivated, innovative leader interested in helping to build our growing global network of centre-right political parties. If you are excited to develop relationships, passionate about event management, motivated to work in a small, agile team, and interested in building a profile among centre-right activists globally, this opportunity is for you.
The IDU’s mission is to build relationships among the world’s centre-right legislators, party activists and thought leaders, to share best practices for campaigning and governing and support like-minded parties in emerging democracies.
Founded in 1983 by centre-right leaders including Ronald Reagan, Margaret Thatcher, and Helmut Kohl, the IDU is a global alliance of more than 80 centre-right political parties committed to freedom and democracy. The IDU includes regional affiliates in Europe, Latin America, the Asia-Pacific, Africa, and the Caribbean. Major party members include the U.S.A.’s Republican Party, the United Kingdom’s Conservative Party, the German Christian Democratic Union/Christian Social Union, the Conservative Party of Canada, and many others.
The IDU is a registered not-for-profit corporation in Canada and also maintains a staff secretariat in Munich, Germany.
IDU programming is focused on two networking conferences per year, including the flagship annual IDU Forum in Washington, D.C.
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Deputy Director – Operations and Outreach is responsible for:
Requirements and Core Competencies
The Deputy Director – Operations and Outreach shall possess:
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to
Executive Director Tina Mercep: firstname.lastname@example.org