LUTHERAN WORLD RELIEF IS IN NEED OF PROGRAM OFFICER

LUTHERAN WORLD RELIEF

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT. LASTING PROMISE.


JOB ANNOUNCEMENT FOR PROGRAM OFFICER


Lutheran World Relief (LWR), a US-based International non-profit organization, works to end poverty, injustice and human suffering by empowering some of the world's most impoverished communities to help themselves. LWR supports communities in Mindanao specifically in Regions X, XI, XII, CARAGA, and ARMM. Our office is located in Davao City.

LWR offers competitive salary and benefits packages.

LWR Philippines is seeking experienced and dynamic individual with the following general qualifications:


Qualifications:
- Deep commitment to LWR's core values and ability to model those values in relationships with colleagues and partners
- Fluency in English and in at least one of the languages spoken in Mindanao
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Proficiency using Word, Excel, Powerpoint, email and web browser software
- Excellent Interpersonal Skills and willingness to work within a team environment
- Must be Efficient, Reliable, and Highly organized
- Willing to relocate in Davao City

The PO-DP core functions are to assist in the management of LWR Philippines Development Projects, including identifying partners, project development, partner capacity support, and documenting lessons learned. S/he is to ensure that all projects are being implemented in accordance with the approved project proposal and budget. The PO-DP is a member of the program team and keeps the Program Manager informed of program-related activities.


Required Qualifications and Core Competencies:
- 5 years progressive experience in designing, managing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating development projects
- Knowledge and experience in Agriculture/FS, CCA/DRR, and/or peace building projects
- Bachelor's degree in a relevant field
- Familiarity with key development, economic and social justice issues at a practical and policy level
- Demonstrated ability to work effectively with local government
- Experience working with local-based NGOs and community organizations
- Ability to travel at least 75% of the time

Interested candidates should send their curriculum vitae and cover letter, in English NLT JULY 8, 2012 to: fbaldeolwr@gmail.com and cc: rvaloneslwr@gmail.com.

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