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Vacancy | Head of Programmes

The Public Affairs Research Institute (PARI) is seeking to appoint a HEAD OF PROGRAMMES. The Head of Programmes will ensure the smooth operational, planning and resourcing matters related to the PARI programmes, manage its team of Programme Leads, and provide strategic support to the Executive Director (ED) in donor and partner relations. The Head of Programmes will report to the Executive Director and will be an important member of the Executive Management Team.

PARI is a not-for-profit organisation that undertakes research and advocacy work on state capacity, state-society relations, and on public governance and accountability in South Africa. The institute is affiliated to the University of the Witwatersrand.

More information about the position, the required qualifications and experience of applicants, and information about what interested applicants should submit can be found HERE.

The closing date for applications is 22 APRIL 2022. Applications should be emailed to