Project Assistant – Livelihood Development

World Vision Vietnam (WVV) invites competent Vietnamese candidates for the position Project Assistant – Livelihood Development (01 position), working for the Area Development Program (ADP) in Van Yen district, Yen Bai province:

An ADP is a 10-15 year community development program that is an integrated approach to community development, emphasizing the process of community participation, ownership and sustainability, while addressing the macro and micro causes of poverty to achieve the sustainable well being of children. ADPs are a phased approach to development, involving clear and consistent assessment, design, implementing, reporting, monitoring and evaluation and reflection phases. Each ADP is tailored to the needs of a specific community in alignment with WVV’s strategic priorities. WVV works closely with district and commune local authorities and local partners to implement program activities.

Main Responsibilities:

This position assists the Manager in management to the Livelihood Development Project to achieve stipulated objectives in accordance with relevant sectoral strategies, policies (e.g. Finance and Child Protection policies etc.), and standards (sectoral standards, LEAP, etc.).


  • University graduate in agriculture economic, agriculture, forestry, economics, or related fields
  • Have 1 - 2 year work experience in livelihood development. Experience of working in community development is preferred.
  • Have experience in rural economic development or income generation activities
  • Basic English skills.
  • Well-developed written and oral communications skills in Vietnamese
  • Experience in program implementation and participatory approach.
  • Understanding of monitoring and evaluation
  • Work at district level.

World Vision Vietnam is a Christian humanitarian organization. Applicants having working experience in a similar kind of organization will be an advantage.

Deadline for application: 28 May 2014

Application documents include:    

+ Detailed Curriculum Vitae
+ WV Vietnam’s standard Application Form

WVV Application Form and the detailed job description for this position can be found at World Vision Vietnam’s website:

Our contact details are:
People and Culture Department
World Vision International - Vietnam
Address: 4th floor, the HEAC building, 14-16 Ham Long street, Hanoi
Tel: 04. 39439920 (ext.114). Email: [email protected]

We give equal opportunity to every candidate, regardless of religion, race and gender.

A competitive salary, benefits and career development opportunity will be offered and commensurate with the experience, qualifications and responsibilities.
World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization which works to improve the quality of life of people, especially children, who are marginalized and living in poverty regardless of religion, race and gender.

Job Details
Organisation Name: 
World Vision International Vietnam (WVV)
Yen Bai
Application Deadline: 
Wed, 2014-05-28