Project Officer


Position: Project Officer
Reporting to: Program Coordinator.
Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
Division: Program Office
Position type: Full-time
Duration: 24 months with possibility of extension.
Starting date: November 2018


Center for Health Consultation and Community Development (CHD) is a non-governmental, not-for-profit organization under the Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Association (VUSTA). CHD promotes a better standard of living for local communities through innovative and community-based interventions with an impacted focused and programmed approach.

Area of focus:

  • To improve maternal and newborn health as well as the nutrition and adolescent sexual and reproductive health.
  • To prevent infectious diseases, including HIV and AIDS, malaria and avian influenza.
  • To promote gender equity and human rights, including gender-based violence and reduce traffic injuries.
  • To decrease the impact of tobacco.

For more details about what we do, visit our website: .


Smoke free environment in transportation sector has been implemented in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) since 2012, however the smoking in public indoor places is still common and no fines have been imposed in 2017 as such violations were not inspected and/or monitored.

The project addresses the gaps in the current Tobacco Control legislation and Administrative Fine Law related to TC by strengthen effectively participation from on-site teams at public transportation places in effectively monitoring smoke free compliance and Appling fines at public places. CHD and the Institute of Public Health of HCMC in collaboration with the HCMC Department of Transportation and People’s Committee will develop a clear and feasible fines mechanism and its guides for implementation and document its process, evidences and lesson learns for replication and advocacy. The BCC and advocacy activities will be conducted at provincial level and national level.


Interested candidates are invited to send an up-to-date Curricular Vitae (CV) and an application letter in English no later than 15:00 October 01, 2018 to email: [email protected] with email’s title: BI-Application for Project Officer-2018.

Note: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.


In collaboration with the Institute of Public Health of HCMC and the HCMC Department of Transportation, the Project Officer will be responsible for the following program management, finance and administration functions supporting the Program Coordinator to ensure efficient and effective management of the project.

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Job Details
Organisation Name: 
Ho Chi Minh
Application Deadline: 
Mon, 2018-10-01