Program Coordinator - Covid-19 Timor-Leste Project

Employment Type:
FT - Full-Time Temporary  
Timor Leste Country Office
Supporting Documentation:

The Program Coordinator has responsibility for providing management, coordination, and technical support to the EU COVID-19 Timor-Leste Project jointly implemented by EU Consortium agencies in Timor-Leste. The Program Coordinator will oversee the project operations of implementing partners, and will have a direct link, providing coordination, support, and progress monitoring with respect to focal points in each of the partner agency project components.

The position will be line managed by the CARE International in Timor-Leste (CITL) Country Director, and will have lines of accountability to the head of EU Consortium Agencies. The position will oversee activities and support joint initiatives across the project including Monitoring and Evaluation, reporting, advocacy, communications and other joint activities, and therefore liaise with the Assistant Country Director (Program) for technical support.

In addition, the role will provide strategic and technical advice to project focal points and senior staff from partnering agencies. The position will work closely with external partners including representatives of the Government of Timor-Leste at national and sub-national levels. The position will liaise with and communicate with key partners including the EU delegation in Timor-Leste. The position will also support the implementation of project targeted initiatives, coordinating through Consortium agencies to enhance project outcomes in the areas of gender equality, disability inclusiveness, accountability and child protection.

Due to the current COVID-19 situation and global travel restrictions this position may be based in Timor-Leste or Australia.

This is a six-month, full-time role.

To Apply

Please review the Candidate Information Pack linked above and complete the online application form by clicking ‘Apply Now’. Please ensure you attach your CV and cover letter at the bottom of our application form. After submitting your application you will receive an automatic confirmation of receipt.

Applications close: 11:59pm Australian Eastern Standard Time, Sunday 31 May 2020.

Questions about the role? 
Please contact Alison Darcy  (please do not email applications to this address).