Oxfam is an international confederation of 17 organizations networked together in 94 countries. As part of a global movement for change, we are working together to end world poverty and injustice. We work with thousands of partners in countries around the world, and employ staff in a wide variety of posts. We work directly with communities and we seek to influence the powerful to ensure that poor people can improve their lives and livelihoods and have a say in decisions that affect them.
Working at Oxfam is so much more than just a job. As an Oxfam employee, consultant, or volunteer, you will join a team of professionals working to save lives, help people overcome poverty, and fight for social justice.
Oxfam started working in Cambodia in 1979.We are working in partnership with civil society organizations, NGOs, the Royal Government of Cambodia, and other development agencies to help the Cambodian people overcome poverty and suffering. Our program in the country includes promoting sustainable rural livelihoods, gender justice, and disaster management.
The Regional Program Coordinator (RPC) is an integral member of the Oxfam America East Asia Regional Office (EARO) providing program oversight and team management for EARO’s Farmer Led Agricultural Innovation for Resilience (FLAIR) program. The RPC is charged with delivery of the FLAIRprogram portfoliothat includes: program design and strategic planning; implementation; representation; organizational development; human resource and financial management; monitoring and evaluation; and learning and knowledge management.
This position is based in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The position is intended to advance the program in Cambodia and Vietnam as well as regional engagement with Oxfam affiliates to advance common initiatives.
• A Master’s degree in development, social or environmental science, or other relevant fields
• At least five years demonstrable experience in development work especially focusing on improving livelihoods of poor communities
• Proven experience in program development and management
• Strong understanding and experience in rural development, economic development or related field
For full details of this job can be requested by email to [email protected] to be sent by emailinclude a CV and cover letter stating relevant skills/knowledge and interest. Please write in the subject heading “APPLICATION FOR REGIONAL PROGRAM COORDINATOR”.
Deadline for the Application is March15, 2014.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.