Join our team: Cases Program Manager

We are looking for a Cases Program Manager, who will take over the Cases Program and help oikos organize it in the coming year.

Responsibilities include management of the following

Case Writing Competition

  • coordinating the case submissions for the case writing competition: confirming the receipt of case submissions, checking if submitted cases meet the requirements listed in the call for cases, answering questions of the case authors.
  • coordinating with the jury members reviewing the case submission: inviting faculty members and students to become a jury member, providing information about the evaluation process, dividing cases for review, setting and following-up on evaluation deadlines.
  • setting up an evaluation process (preparing evaluation forms for jury members).
  • summarizing and communicating the results of the evaluation process.
  • supporting Communications Manager by providing information on Case Writing Competition to be published in oikos communication channels.

oikos Free Case Collection

  • communicating with the users of Free Case Collection: sending the full case and teaching notes to cases if requested.


  • Master student or recent graduate, PhD students are encouraged to apply as well.
  • Good command of the English language and experience in project management is required

Personal qualities:

  • Interest and commitment to the oikos vision and mission
  • Ability to work on concurrent activities with patience and integrity
  • Ability to anticipate needs, solve problems in a collaborative environment and sensitivity to deadlines
  • Ability to protect confidential and sensitive information of the organization
  • Independent, flexible, and resourceful

Employment Terms

  • The position is part-time (1/2 day per week) and remote
  • Voluntary position
  • The person is expected to join our team in January 2019
  • The person should be interested to maintain the position for at least one year

Learnings and advantages

  • Learning about the day-to-day working of an international organization
  • Insights about the global opportunities and challenges of international NGOs
  • Working in a multicultural, international team
  • Experience in working remotely in a virtual office

If you are interested in the position, please send your CV and Cover Letter to with a subject line “Cases Program Manager”.

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oikos International

posted November 25, 2019

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