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Project Management Specialist
(Agriculture and Economic Development)


The U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh is seeking an individual for the Project Management Specialist (Agriculture and Economic Development) position for the Office of Food Security and Environment (FSE), USAID/Cambodia.

The incumbent’s duties and responsibilities will involve the full range of management, implementation, monitoring and evaluation, as well as data collection and analysis within the sector of agriculture, food security, nutrition and economic development. S/he will be required to liaise with donors, assist in compiling research in the areas of agriculture, food security, nutrition, and economic growth, coordinate and attend meetings, monitor and evaluate programs through field visits, as well as monitor USAID financed activities managed by the Food Security and Environment Office.

Salary: The annual salary range for this position is USD 19,168 – 29,711.

Required Qualifications
1. A Bachelor’s degree in the field of economics, development economics, agricultural economics, agriculture, natural resources management, environment, business administration, rural development, or development studies.
2. Three (3) years of experience in project management or program coordination in the field of agriculture and/or economic development with a U.S. government agency, other international or local government or non-governmental organization or donor agency.
3. Level IV (fluent) Speaking/Reading/Writing English and Khmer are required. Language proficiency will be tested.

Application Procedure
The application deadline is March 10, 2014. 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 http://cambodia.usembassy.gov/employment_opportunities.html.

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

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