Type & Duration Locally engaged, Full-time (10-month contract with a 119-day probationary period)
Location Bangkok with regular international and domestic travel as required.
Reports to This position will report to the Country Program Coordinator - Thailand.
Qualified Thailand national candidates are encouraged to apply.
The Australia–Asia Program to Combat Trafficking in Persons (AAPTIP) is a five-year (2013–2018) AU$50million initiative of the Australian aid program that aims to reduce the incentives and opportunities for trafficking of persons in the Association of South East Asia Nations (ASEAN) region. AAPTIP builds on the experience and established partnerships developed through a sustained development assistance engagement since 2003 and focuses on the prosecution pillar of anti-trafficking.
AAPTIP operates at both the regional and national levels and provides support to the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) by working with the ASEAN Secretariat (ASEC) and ASEAN Sectoral Bodies. AAPTIP also works directly with ASEAN Member States themselves, with country programs in Indonesia, Thailand, Myanmar, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Vietnam and the Philippines.
AAPTIP will strengthen the criminal justice response to human trafficking by helping improve:
With the ‘ASEAN Convention of Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children’ (ACTIP) entering into force in March 2017 and associated activities increasing, AAPTIP seeks to provide extensive support for those implementation efforts.
Summary of Role
The primary role of the ‘Trafficking in Persons Adviser – Thailand’ is to support the implementation of AAPTIP in Thailand in line with national priorities and regional developments. This will require the Trafficking in Persons Adviser - Thailand to work closely with the Country Program Coordinator, and others in the AAPTIP team including senior advisers to implement key project activities related to the criminal justice response to trafficking in persons cases in an ethical and effective manner. The role will involve providing strategic and operational advice to national counterparts and the AAPTIP team.
Under the supervision of the Country Program Coordinator and the direction of the Regional Prosecutorial Adviser, the ‘Trafficking in Persons Adviser – Thailand’ will:
Core Competence Required
Qualifications and experience
How to Apply
To apply for this position please email applications that address the Core Competencies and a current CV, quoting “TIP Adviser - Thailand” in the subject title, to the Recruitment Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please also provide three professional referees. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Cardno is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to Child Protection in all fields. Successful applicants may be required to provide a police clearance certificate.
Closing date for applications is 21 January 2018.
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