The “Culture for Change” project, implemented by Qendra Multimedia and Goethe Institut, and financed by the EU, is looking for a Programme Manager in Prishtina. This 3-year project (2018-2020) aims to support cultural organisations and projects in Kosovo through 2 grant giving cycles, as well as strengthening and creating a cooperation network between Kosovo public libraries.

Qendra Multimedia ( is an independent cultural organization in Kosovo. It is focused on cultural productions, especially in the field of theatre and literature. Its activities have international reach. The Goethe-Institut ( is the Federal Republic of Germany’s cultural institute, active worldwide. We promote the study of German abroad and encourage international cultural exchange.

Duties and responsibilities of the position

- Manages the implementation of the "Culture for Change" project, including overseeing the implementation of activities, the project team, and monitoring the implementation of the budget according to the project plan.
- Coordinates and collaborates with the Qendra Multimedia in implementing programs of the organization that directly or indirectly relate to the project "Culture for Change"
- Writes and submits ongoing reports for donors. Manages, in cooperation with the financial department, the compilation and submission of regular financial reports to the donor.
- Ensures ongoing communication within the project team, and coordinates communication between project partners, and with the donor.
- Ensures and promotes adequate public promotion of the project and promotes the implementing organizations.
- The position will be working on full time basis.

Required qualifications of the position

- At least 3 years of experience in project coordination or management.
- Experience or knowledge of the cultural scene in Kosovo and in the region.
- Advanced professional knowledge of Albanian and English. Knowledge of the Serbian language is preferred.
- Advanced communication and conflict management skills.

Interested candidates should send their CV-s (with at least 2 contact / references for the previous candidate's work) and motivation letter at The deadline for application is January 12, 2018, at 17:00. The organization will only contact the short-listed candidates.