Executive Director

PEARL is seeking an Executive Director to provide strategic, visionary leadership to the Board, staff, and volunteers and drive a highly organized, mission-driven, inclusive, and effective advocacy, legal, and research organization. Providing PEARL’s strategic direction—including on its advocacy, legal, and research projects—as well as improving its organizational culture, operations, and fund development, the Executive Director will work collaboratively to fulfill PEARL’s mission. 

Deadline: April 30, 2021

Advocacy Officer — Washington, DC

The Advocacy Officer will work with the Senior Advocacy Officer (US), other Advocacy Officers (US), and the wider global Advocacy team. You will work closely with the Senior Advocacy Officer in implementing a work plan focused on engaging the U.S. Congress. The U.S. Advocacy team will analyze the U.S.’ responses in the last two years on developments in Sri Lanka and map its engagement across its multiple bodies with Sri Lanka, including on foreign policy, defence, trade, and development. You may be asked to travel for this role. 

PEARL will provide the necessary training and coaching required in order to fulfil the responsibilities of this role, including a training course on advocacy.

Deadline: April 30, 2021

People for Equality and Relief in Lanka

1629 K Street, Suite 300 Washington, DC 20006