PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT OFFICER
Focus on the Global South (Focus) is a non-governmental organization with offices in Thailand, Cambodia, the Philippines and India. Focus combines policy research, advocacy, activism and grassroots capacity building in order to generate critical analysis and debates among social movements, civil society organizations, elected officials, government functionaries and the general public on national and international policies related to corporate-led globalization, neo-liberalism and democratisation. Focus works at multiple levels (local to international) and with a wide array of partners.
Focus currently seeking to the fill the position of Program Development Officer.
The Program Development Officer (PDO) will work closely with Focus’ Executive Director and Management Team. The main areas of work of the PDO are: 1) Anchor the preparation of reports and proposals to funders, and; 2) oversee the financial and administrative operations of the organization. Specific responsibilities include:
Person Specifications and Qualifications
The candidate should have experience working with a large and diverse team of people located in different places, and have strong communication and planning abilities. The candidate should be able to work under pressure, meet deadlines and multi-task as needed. Specific qualifications include:
Location, Accountability, Compensation
This position is based in the Focus office in Bangkok. The PDO reports to the Executive Director.
The post offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience and good benefits.
Applications should be in English and include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, writing sample and the contact details of three referees.
Please send applications by email to email@example.com with “Programme Development Officer” in the subject line. Applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
Short-listed applicants will be contacted for an in-person interview. Where needed, a second interview may be scheduled. Applicants not shortlisted for interviewing will not be contacted.
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