Deadline: 12 August 2020
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Social Cohesion Project Coordinator in Sittwe, Myanmar. The duration of this post is 1 year.
UNDP works in nearly 170 countries and territories, helping to achieve the eradication of poverty, and the reduction of inequalities and exclusion.
Key Job Responsibilities
The Social Cohesion Project Coordinator will perform the following functions-
- Support the implementation of project activities at field as stipulated in the project document.
- Provision of quality technical assistance to project and counterparts, including NGO implementing partners and community-based organizations.
- Narrative and financial reporting.
- Coordination and creation of strategic partnerships.
Applicants must have:
- University Degree in development studies, public administration, social science, business, agriculture or other relevant discipline.
- Master’s Degree preferred.
- 2 year’s experience with a bachelor’s degree (or less than two years with a Master’s Degree) in the implementation of community development, peacebuilding and/or social cohesion programmes and projects OR with Master Degree, in the relevant field of work.
- Demonstrated experience with interventions in dialogue, community consultation, mediation and dispute resolution.
- Experience in coordinating with a wide range of stakeholders including local communities, state and local government, civil society and UN/INGOs.
- Knowledge of delivering capacity-building programs for CSOs and government counterpart is an asset.
- Computer literacy – MS office applications, web-based management information systems.
- Demonstrated strength in interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work well in multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams.
- Work experience in Rakhine State strongly preferred.
- Strong verbal and writing competencies in English and Rakhine language a must.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their applications through online process.
For more information, visit UNDP.