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Employment Opportunities with Swisscontact in Cambodia
Skills Development Programme

Swisscontact is an independent foundation that promotes economic, social and ecological development by supporting people to successfully integrate into local commercial life.  Swisscontact creates opportunities for people to improve their living conditions as a result of their own efforts. Swisscontact works to promote employment and income generation by enabling access to professional training, promoting local entrepreneurship, creating access to local financial service providers, and supporting the efficient use of resources. Swisscontact is active in 29 countries and has over 900 employees. The organisation is based in Zurich, Switzerland. Swisscontact has over 50 years of experience of specialising in skills development in projects around the globe and is currently active in 30 countries with more than 100 projects and almost 1000 staff members.

The Skills Development Programme (SDP) Cambodia is a project of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and Swisscontact will implement the four-year programme (2016-2020) on behalf of and guided by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.  The SDP aims to increase the income and employment opportunities for disadvantaged young women and men in the three rural provinces of Preah Vihear, Stung Treng and Kratie and to contribute to the creation of an inclusive, relevant, qualitative and well-coordinated TVET system nationwide. The programme comprises of four components - mobile training, hospitality training, apprenticeship, and policy, all of which work towards strengthening the skills development landscape in Cambodia.

Swisscontact is looking for talented and ambitious individuals for the following positions in Cambodia:

♦ National Policy Manager (1) SDP16-001
♦​ ​Gender Equality and Social Inclusion Specialist (1) SDP16-002
♦ Monitoring and Result Measurement Specialist (1) SDP16-003
♦ Provincial Coordinators (3, one each in Kratie, Strung Streng and Preah Vihear) SDP16-004
♦ Finance and Administration Manager (1) SDP16-005
♦ Project Accountant (1) SDP16-006
♦ Driver (1) SDP16-007
♦ Receptionist/Secretary (1) SDP16-008

For more information and to download the details of the position, please go to http://bongthom.com/ or www.swisscontact.org/jobs. Applications need to be sent to [email protected]. Please quote the reference number on subject line of your application. Please limit the application letter to 1(one) page and the CV to a maximum of 4(four) pages. The deadline of the application is June 27, 2016.