The International Republican Institute is hiring. They have a job ad in Roll Call for Resident Political and Public Advocacy Specialists.
The International Republican Institute… seeks Resident Political and Public Advocacy Specialists to assist in the design and implementation of IRI’s Political Party and Civil Society development programs in Iraq (emphasis mine). The Specialists work with Iraqi political parties and civil society organizations on a broad range of issues related to their institutional development as well as their participation in Iraq’s elections and public policy making processes. All positions are based in Baghdad, Iraq.
Requirements include a degree in political science, international relations, or a related field; a minimum of five years political experience; experience as a trainer; and familiarity with international politics. Having the ability to speak Iraqi and dodge bullets, and people with a high threshold for pain from shrapnel wounds, are a plus.