Project Manager – PFHA, Laos

Project Manager – PFHA, Laos

PFHA is the leading family health association striving to provide all people with innovative and up-to-date RH information and quality services by empowering individuals through raising awareness of RH knowledge, information, and services and improving the quality of RH care and services for its beneficiaries in collaboration with Government authorities, relevant stakeholders, and other civil society organizations.

PFHA has a partnership with CARE International in Lao PDR (CARE) to implement “Improving Sexual and Reproductive Health through reducing early marriage in Remote Ethnic Communities in Lao PDR Project” which gets financial support from BMZ through CARE. This project aims to accomplish the goals and objectives of the communities responding to reduce early marriage in Remote Ethnic Communities in Dakchung and Lamam districts, Sekong Province.
Therefore, PFHA is seeking a dynamic and motivated individual to work for the project as a full-time staff and they will be based in Sekong Province. The below positions are available for candidates to apply:

Project Manager

Key Responsibilities:

  • Project Management
  • Project Coordination;
  • Partnership Building;
  • Project Setting;
  • Capacity Building
  • Staff Supervision
  • Technical Assistance
  • Advocacy
  • Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Project Reporting
  • Apply Local thought

Essential Selection Criteria:

  • University degree in social science, community/rural development or equivalent, especially a bachelor’s degree in health or related subject will be a priority
  • Good knowledge and experience in Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights
  • Experience in working with adolescent/youth
  • Good understanding of gender-sensitive and rights
  • Knowledge in project cycle management as well as the ability to make a monitor and evaluation plan
  • Good communication, diplomacy, negotiation as well as excellent communication skills, verbal and written as well as
  • Good computer skills in using Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Ability to communicate in English: reading, speaking, and writing
  • Knowledge in facilitating training/workshop/meeting
  • Ability to organize training, seminar, and supervision as well as enough skill as a facilitator or moderator
  • Experience in working in remote communities and with ethnic minority groups and willing to work in challenging situations (in remote areas, with ethnic people, …)
  • Sensitive to issues of inclusion(ethnicity and gender)
  • Work respectfully and cooperatively with colleagues
  • The strong idea in learning new things as well as openness to different ideas/attitudes
  • Be patient and respectful of others base on human rights

The salary is negotiable based on qualifications and experience. The above position will initially be offered for a short term contract, subject to review and availability of funds. Applicants should submit their resume or CV with a cover letter to the PFHA office as below contact and the closing date for applying is 6 Nov 2020.

Admin/HR Officer, The Promotion of Family Health Association, Lao PDR

House No. 180 Unit 16, Thatlaungneua Village, Saysettha District, Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR

Tel: 856 21 413261, 21 414918; Email:[email protected]

PFHA is committed to equal opportunities and cultural diversity. Candidates from all sections of the community are welcome to apply. Please note that PFHA has a Protection of Children, Young People, and Vulnerable Adults policy in place and you will be bound by this policy if being recruited.

Job descriptions will be provided upon request by email to [email protected]