Programme Coordinator for Right to be Heard Programme

Reference number: INT3452
The post is offered on an 8-month contract, to cover for staff on maternity leave, based in Hanoi.

Who they are?
Founded in 1942, Oxfam Great Britain made its first grant in Vietnam in 1955, and is now a leading global development and humanitarian organization. Oxfam GB's programmes in Vietnam range across sectors including rural livelihoods and infrastructure, basic education, disaster management, and national level social and economic policy change. Oxfam GB is a member of Oxfam International.

The role: Develop and manage Oxfam GB’s Right to be Heard programme in Vietnam. This focuses on promoting good governance, social accountability, people’s participation and civil society development. It involves stand-alone initiatives and integration into programmes for Livelihoods, Education, Disaster Management and Equality.

Reports to: Country Director
Staff reports to this post:Programme Officer (2), Programme Assistant (1)

The requirements:
- University degree, preferably social science or related field or/and management.
- Demonstrated skills and significant experience in good governance, civil society development and social accountability issues in Viet Nam.
- Proven experience in programme strategic planning in a development context.
- Sound experience in programme management with adoption of participatory approaches.
- Sound experience in resource management e.g. people, finances, assets.
- Experience in advocacy work at all levels.
- Good analytical and planning skills at programme and policy levels.
- Good understanding and practical experience in application of equity issues (Gender and diversity).
- Strong written and spoken English and Vietnamese.
- Good computer skills (writing and spreadsheet programs).
- Able to travel to programme/project areas.

Gross Annual Salary Range:            US$ 19,500 – US$ 27,500
Closing date for application:             November 17th, 2009

How to Apply:
Interested candidates can apply online, please visit: (page Work with us - Current Vacancies, quote reference: INT3452.  Application Form is under article “MORE INFO”) or send a cover letter, Application Form, and copies of relevant degrees to:
Oxfam Great Britain, Floor 5, 22 Le Dai Hanh, Hanoi
Email: [email protected]

Oxfam offers an attractive benefit package. They regret that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.
Oxfam GB is an equal opportunity employer

Job Details
Organisation Name: 
Oxfam GB
Ha Noi
Application Deadline: 
Tue, 2009-11-17