USAID/Cambodia has an opening for a consultant to perform as Coordinator for Children in Adversity. The complete announcement
is posted at http://www.internationaljobs.org/hotptc.html Applications will be accepted from November 21 through December 11, 2013
Period of Performance: On/about January 6 - December 31, 2014 (maximum of 240 days)
Duty location: USAID/Cambodia, Phnom Penh
Background: USAID is the lead agency for the United States Government Action Plan on Children in Adversity (APCA). Please see: www.childreninadversity.org
Scope of Work: The primary responsibility of the CAC is to build a Cambodia Alliance for Children and provide vision and leadership on its strategic and day to day activities. Specific duties include: Establish and support stakeholder alliance; Increase the diversity of funding sources; Facilitate the development of a national action plan; Support the design of USAID funded APCA related projects, in coordination with technical experts.
Qualifications Required: Master’s Degree in a field related to at least one of the APCA goals is preferred, with at least 10 years of work experience in one or more of the three principal objective areas and/or in building alliances. Excellent communication and relationship building skills essential for working closely within the USAID Mission, with the U.S. government agencies/departments at post, the Global Alliance for Children, the Cambodian government, and other donors and the private sector. Experience working with bilateral aid agencies; success at fund development, including knowledge of and success in attracting foundation and corporate grants; ability to identify, steward and solicit donors; ability to raise the visibility of the organization and its mission.
How to Apply: Apply by email to [email protected] Write position #20022 on the subject line. Please submit a CV and cover letter summarizing relevant expertise, experience and qualifications, written examples of past work, and three references. Also include your salary history utilizing Form AID 1420-17 as part of your application. The form can be found at http://www.usaid.gov/forms. Only finalists will be contacted. No telephone inquiries, please.
Salary range: Dependent upon salary history