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Project Management Specialist
(Civil Society/Human Rights)


The U.S. Mission in Phnom Penh is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of Project Management Specialist (Civil Society/Human Rights) for the Democracy and Governance Office, USAID/Cambodia.

The incumbent’s duties and responsibilities will involve the full range of consultative, advisory, monitoring, management, data collection and analysis, and evaluative aspects within the sector of civil society and human rights.  The incumbent will collaborate and coordinate with USAID Mission colleagues, USAID implementing partners, USAID Regional Development Mission for Asia, and various U.S. Government Departments, Agencies, and Offices operating within U.S. Embassy Phnom Penh.  S/he will also collaborate with colleagues from the Royal Government of Cambodia, international and national donor organizations, and non-governmental organizations (NGOs).  S/he will be involved in a wide range of democracy and governance program activities with an emphasis on civil society and human rights, from design to implementation and evaluation. 

Salary: The annual salary range for this position is USD 21,913 – 33,964.

Required Qualifications

1. EDUCATION:  Bachelor’s degree in the field of law, international relations, political science, public administration, or public policy is required.

2. EXPERIENCE: Five (5) years of experience in managing, analyzing and coordinating programs in the field of democracy and governance, human rights and/or civil society. Three (3) years of this experience must have been with an international/local organization or donor.

3. LANGUAGE: Level IV (Fluent) Speaking/Reading/Writing of English and Khmer are required. (This will be tested.)

Application Procedure

The application deadline is June 08, 2017.  Interested candidates must submit applications by email to RecruitmentPHP@state.gov using the “Universal Application for Employment as a Locally Employed Staff or Family Member (DS-174)” form. The application form and complete details on this position can be found at https://kh.usembassy.gov/embassy/jobs.

Note:  All Ordinarily Resident (OR) applicants must have the required work and/or residency permits to be eligible for consideration.

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