Posted September 8, 2014
National Clearinghouse on Disability and Exchange
Who We Are
Mobility International USA (MIUSA), is a national nonprofit organization founded in 1981 and based in Eugene, Oregon USA working to empower people with disabilities to achieve their human rights through international exchange and international development. We are a dynamic, disability-led organization seeking to add to our team.
About the position
MIUSA seeks a Project Coordinator with excellent outreach, partnership development, and communications skills to join our team. This is a mid-level professional position that works collaboratively on national level projects. Competitive candidates will bring at least 5+ years experience working in a relevant field, a passion for disability inclusion in international exchange, and required skills. The Project Coordinator reports to the Chief Operating Officer and is based at our offices in downtown Eugene, Oregon USA. The position is not eligible for telecommuting. This is a full-time, regular position that is contingent on grant funding. Excellent full benefits are available.
About the Project
The National Clearinghouse on Disability and Exchange (NCDE) has been sponsored since 1995 by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) to increase participation of people with disabilities in inclusive international exchange programs. Our staff working on the NCDE provides encouragement and practical advice for individuals with disabilities and exchange professionals. By increasing knowledge and sharing strategies, we work to make sure that all international exchange programs to and from the United States implement positive, cutting-edge practices to ensure people with disabilities have an equal opportunity to fulfill their dream of international exchange.
Applications are due by October 6, 2014 by 5:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time (PDT) for initial consideration and screening. Late applications accepted after initial deadline until position is filled. See position description for details. Full position description here.
MIUSA operates a strong internship program designed to increase the skills, leadership and experience of emerging professionals with and without disabilities. Interested in joining our dynamic team? Email the Internship Coordinator for a current list of opportunities.
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