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Project Officer

Employment Opportunities

Initially established in 1996 as a project of International HIV/AIDS Alliance, KHANA started operating as an NGO in 1997 and was officially registered as a local NGO in 2000. Since then it has been operating as a linking organization of the International HIV/AIDS Alliance and is so far a leading non-governmental organization in Cambodia that has made outstanding contributions to the national HIV response. KHANA’s work has been made possible through support from USAID and the Global Fund New Funding Model.

We are now seeking qualified Cambodian national for the following vacancy:

1. Project Officer

Objectives of the assignment
This position will provide technical inputs, coordinate and ensure the technical quality of the human rights, law and policy aspects of the project. The Project Officer will contribute to law reviews, the design of assessments, development of policy briefs, and the training of case managers, lawyers, judges, community monitors and advocates. This staff position will also identify opportunities for advocacy for increased access to HIV services nationally and will lead efforts to assure legal aid and other relevant services for those key population groups experiencing police harassment or violence and/or gender-based violence.

Selection Criteria:
• Bachelor Degree in Laws, public Administration and Policy, Social Science, Public Relation, Media and journalism, and/or public health
• Minimum 2 years’ experience in Policy and Advocacy
• Proven experience in writing policy brief, concise reports, research, and case studies in both English and Khmer
• Proven effective project management skills
• Proven experience working with I/NGOs in similar functional area
• Proven knowledge in political environment, and government systems
• Experience organising high level events

Interested candidates must send your resume to our email address at [email protected] by 31st October 2016 – 5.00 pm. Only short-listed candidates will be notified for further process. Detailed job description for these positions is now available for download at KHANA website (www.khana.org.kh).

KHANA is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from appropriate qualified people from all sections of the community. Qualified people living with HIV, MSM, disabled people and women are particularly encouraged to apply.