Executive Director

Job Opportunity


Job Title: Executive Director (ED)
Job Location: Housing Rights Task Force (HRTF) in Phnom Penh
Reporting to: Board of Director (BoD) & Management Committee (MC)
Responsible for: Supervising the officers of HRTF and working closely with the Program Coordinator (PC), as well as the Finance & Admin coordinator (FAC)
Status: Full time, unspecified duration1 year contract renewable

1-General Description
The Executive Director is responsible for the overall management and leadership of the organization (HRTF) and its programmes, finances, public image and key relationships. The role of the Director is key to the development of, and strategic oversight of the implementation and monitoring of the organization’s strategic plan. With support from the organization’s management committee and board of director, the Director will lead a coherent, sustainable and result-based development program with direct responsibility for fund-raising, liaising with funding agencies and networking with the Royal government of Cambodia and other non-governmental organization (NGOs), Communities.

a) Education/Qualification
  • 5-10 years of relevant experience, including donor cultivation, financial management, and leadership position
  • Experience working with non-profit in Cambodia
  • A Bachelor’s degree is required and an advanced degree in a relevant discipline (such as an MBA, MPA or MPH) is preferred
  • Strong knowledge and experience of sustainable development approaches, with a particular. focus on gender and women’s issues, gender based violence, advocacy and natural resource management.

b) Skills/Experience
• Strong analytical and conceptual skills to think strategically and interested in housing rights.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills, both Khmer and English.
• A passionate individual who wants to make a significant social impact.

c) Characteristics
• Outgoing personality with good communication and training skills.
• Ability to be autonomous, creative, take initiative and anticipatinge changes that can affect the organization’s activities.

Interested candidates are invited to submit CVs and letter of interest to our office address: #2A, Street 271, Sangkat Boueng Tumpon, Khan Mean Chey, Phnom Penh, Phone number: 023 996 531 or via email at: [email protected] . Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview. The deadline for the submission of applications: 25 February 2016, at 5:00pm. Candidates who wish to pursue their professional career in housing rights advocacy and evictees are encouraged to apply!   Women are encouraged to apply with this position. Please go to www.hrtfcambodia.org for more detail requirement.