Job offer – Programme manager

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Job offer – Experienced programme manager 


The European Forum for Urban Security is a non-governmental organisation of European local and regional authorities which works to stimulate and orient urban crime prevention policies at the local, national and European levels. Efus serves as a place for dialogue and discussion, for support and inspiration, and provides opportunities for the exchange of experience on the basis of inter-city co-operation.

Efus is currently seeking a programme manager with a strong background in crime prevention who will be tasked with developing and implementing activities on a wide range of related topics.

The candidate will demonstrate extensive knowledge and proven experience of:

  • social development issues and crime prevention policies;
  • regional and local authorities;
  • European institutions and programmes (including project funding and grants).

The candidate must possess the following qualities:

  • at least 3 years of experience in a related field
  • ability to work in a fast-paced, multicultural work environment;
  • organisational capacities, including the ability to manage multiple tasks and projects and prioritise;
  • ability to work both independently with a high level of autonomy and cooperatively as part of a team;
  • excellent writing and communication skills;
  • strong analytical capacities and the capacity to problem-solve;
  • fluency in at least two of the following languages English, French, German;
  • desire to work in an international environment and the willingness and flexibility to travel and work on a varying schedule.

Post based in Paris, with intermittent international travel.
Salary commensurate with experience.
Start date: as soon as possible

Candidates should send their curriculum vitae, a letter expressing their interest, and a list of references to  with the object Programme Manager position

Phone calls will not be accepted. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.