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Associate Director, Global Resilience Practice, 100 Resilient Cities

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Organization: 100 Resilient Cities Position: Associate Director - Global Resilience Practice Duty Station: New York City, US Deadline for Application: until suitable applicant is found

Experience Requirements: Minimum of 10 years related working experience; at least 5 years of direct city government experience, and Masters degree required; Authentic connection to urban resilience, with a background in relevant issues such as public health, disaster preparedness, climate change adaptation, vulnerable populations, mobility, etc., with a passion for 100RC's work; Sophisticated understanding of how city government functions, with specific knowledge of North American city governments essential, with experience in urban or municipal functions such as strategic planning, urban development, community or participatory planning highly beneficial; Strong ability to drive progress, create vision, promote innovation, and display ownership under ambiguous and dynamic conditions; Experience engaging with actors and organizations across sectors (public, private, nonprofit); strong political acumen and influencing skills for working with senior government officials including mayors and agency heads; Strong interpersonal relationship abilities, intercultural knowledge and appreciation, and strategic partnership building skills in order to professionally represent 100RC; Experience in capacity building, leadership development, and facilitation; Strong process and project execution skills; Excellent verbal and written communication skills; fluency in English required. Links Job Announcement: