KOICA Office in Lao PDR, Programme Implementation Unit
For Integrated Programme for Climate Resilience and workplace will be in Attapeu province
in Attapeu Province, Lao PDR
P.O.Box 2094, 2nd Floor, Pangkhan road 01000, Vientiane Capital
Lao National only / Programme Officer
KOICA is supporting the ‘Integrated Programme for Climate Resilience and Empowerment in Attapeu, Lao PDR (2019~2023)’ in cooperation with Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare, KOICA PIU is seeking a high skilled, qualified and motivated Lao national to join our team as Programme Officer, the work place will be in Attapeu Province.
Job Title: Programme Officer
Duration: 1 year (1 June 2021 – 31 May 2022) with Possibility of Extension and 3-month probation period
Since July 2018, Lao PDR has experienced significant damages and losses across the country due to heavy rains and flash flooding caused by tropical storms and the hydropower dam collapse in Attapeu Province.
The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) has been supporting the "Integrated Programme for Climate Resilience and Empowerment in Attapeu, Lao PDR" which focuses on agriculture, health, education, skills development, Disaster Risk Management and child protection to recover flood-affected area and to support flood affected victims in cooperation with Ministry of Labour and Social welfare.
Description of tasks:
Under the direct supervision and guidance of the Field Manager (FM), Programme Implementation Unit (KOICA PIU), the Programme Officer will support the management works in planning, implementing, monitoring and reporting of Integrated Programme for Climate Resilience and Empowerment in Attapue Province. Specifically, He or She will work in close collaboration with relevant ministries and departments such as Department of Labour and Social Welfare, Department of Health, Department of Education and Sports, Department of Agriculture and Forestry and Attapeu Provincial Authority, UNICEF Lao PDR, FAO Lao PDR, private sector, NGOs, and civil society organizations.
The Programme Officer shall:
Requirement for submission of application:
Applicants should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae and education certificates in a sealed envelope marked "Confidential" to: KOICA PIU office in Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare, Lao PDR, Telephone: +856 20 5662 4762; or Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Closing date for applications is 17 May 2021.
Note: Please note that only short-listed candidates will be notified.
Knowledge of development sectors in Lao context
Strong teamwork and management skills
Experience of procurement management