Job Title: Program Lead, Forced Labor Programs
Location: Bangkok, Phnom Penh or Yangon
Compensation: Competitive salary with benefits
International Justice Mission (IJM) is an international non-governmental organization that protects the vulnerable from violence by partnering with government authorities to rescue victims, bring criminals to justice, restore survivors, and strengthen criminal justice systems. IJM is a global team of lawyers, social workers and other professionals with 19 field offices across the globe, including multiple offices in Southeast Asia.
IJM is seeking a Program Lead to provide program management and leadership on project design, monitoring and evaluation, and budget management for IJM’s forced labor slavery programs in Asia Pacific. The Program Lead will be responsible for coordinating the implementation of Hub projects, including liaising with stakeholders, building partnerships, and leading program design. The Program Lead will work effectively and collaboratively with IJM program leaders and staff overseeing FLS programs to set and communicate strategy, ensure compliance with all reporting requirements, build and guide project management teams for special projects, and formalize program management standards. In executing assigned projects, the Program Lead will ensure effective communication rhythms to keep project stakeholders apprised of project status and changes; provide monitoring and quality assurance to ensure the project achieves its desired results; and facilitate project closure, including debriefing and knowledge management. This position reports to the Regional Vice President, Forced Labor Programs, Asia Pacific, and is based in Bangkok, Phnom Penh or Yangon with regular travel across the Southeast Asia region. IJM will consider remote working arrangements for qualified candidates based elsewhere in the region.
Master’s degree in International Development or related field;
Minimum of five years successful program management experience;
Knowledge of standards relating to design, planning, monitoring/measurement and program evaluation;
Knowledge of forced labor issues, anti-forced labor programming and government engagement in Southeast Asian countries preferred.
How to apply:
Interested candidates are invited to submit their applications along with a completed IJM Job Application Form to email@example.com. Applications should include: a) a cover letter, explaining why you are interested and qualified for the position; b) a curriculum vitae; c) a completed IJM application form (If you would like to see the full job description, please click HERE to download.
Only shortlisted candidate will be contacted.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
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