Project Officer

Founded in 2006, Action for the City aims to improve quality of life in Vietnamese cities. We are looking for a Project Officer position.

Position Overview

The main purpose of this position is to implement the project on capacity building for youth female to participate in organic production system in Soc Son Ha Noi. The Project Officer will be responsible for implementing the project activities under the supervision of the Program Manager. This position requires skills and knowledge in community development,

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

- Implement and coordinate project activities such as training course for capacity building, support youth female working in organic production system and organizing sharing meetings.
- Contact and negotiate with partners to ensure the daily management of all planned activities of the project.
- Prepare regular reports to Action for the City and donors.
- Monitor project activities


- Bachelor’s degree
- Good knowledge and understanding of sustainability, community development
- Strong planning and management skills
- Strong verbal and written communication skills in English and Vietnamese
- Work experience with an NGO or international development organization
- Experience in organic production and working with youth

To be successful as a member of the Action for the City team, you will also:
- Have a passion and a strong desire to be part of the development of an up-and-coming non-profit organization
- Have a high level of personal and professional integrity and trustworthiness
- Be an innovative, creative thinker and effective in delivering results and have a high attention to detail – you are not afraid to try something new and inspire others to do so
- Be both self-confident and humble
- Be a motivated learner
- Work well independently and as part of a team

The salary for this position is competitive.

Application Procedure

Please sends your cover letter and resume via email by 30/04/ April 2013 to [email protected] with the email title: Your Name_ PO application.

All candidates will be informed of the outcomes by 3 May 2013. Short-listed candidates will be invited for an interview after 6 May 2013.

You are welcome to visit our website ( ) for more information about our current projects and activities. We are happy to answer your inquiries by email or arrange for a quick visit to the office (1 Pham Ngu Lao, Hanoi)

Job Details
Organisation Name: 
Action for the City
Ha Noi
Application Deadline: 
Tue, 2013-04-30