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Executive Director

Youth Resource Development Program (YRDP), established in 1992, is a local youth organization in Cambodia, firmly established in the field of civic and peace education and youth empowerment. YRDP’s goal is to educate youth to be responsible citizens in promoting good governance, sustainable peace and
development. YRDP is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Cambodian National to fill the position of Executive Director who can fulfill and meet the following criteria. This position is based in Phnom Penh.
1. Program management
• Set and clarify program goals and objectives
• Develop strategic and operational plan and ensure that the plans are followed
• Analysis of program curriculum/content and relevance
• Ensure implementation and monitoring of program activities
2. General management
• Fundraising and donor relation
• Ensure good general management for the organization
• Communication with Board of Directors
• Budget management and resources allocation
• Program report writing for funding agencies
3. Administration management
• Ensure that systems are in place for smooth daily operation of the organization
• Review/update managerial and operational policies and procedures
4. Human Resource management
• Organize human resource
• Directly control the work and performance all members of the Executive Committee
• Collaborate with advisor for managerial and technical improvement
• Monitor and develop staff performance
• Ensure good team spirit and team relations
• Bachelor/Master degree in the fields of management or education
• Experience as program manager or director in the field of education and social work
• Demonstrate leadership and vision in managing organization or initiatives.
• Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
• Willingness to question and change one’s own ideas and habits
• Excellent Khmer writing and English writing and speaking skills
• Understanding of YRDP and agreement with the philosophy and vision of YRDP
• Cambodian national
• Excellent computer skills
Interested candidates are invited to send their resume, including references, range of expected salary and cover letter to YRDP, #93, Street 590, Sangkat Boeung Kak II, Khan Tuol Kork, Phnom Penh or e-mail: [email protected]. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Former YRDP former youth are encouraged to apply.
Closing date for application: February 23th, 2018 at 5.00 pm.