Career Opportunities

POSITION VACANT

Pak Everbright Development Organization (PEDO) is a non government, non for profit, non political, social welfare and development organization based in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. The organization is a widely recognized non-governmental organization that strives to improve the lives of under developed and vulnerable communities with special focus on women, youth and children in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan. The organization is currently seeking the services of a person for the position of Program Development Officer for its regular program with the following job descriptions:

Job Description:
Under the overall supervision of Program Manager, Program Development Officer will be responsible for representing the organization in accordance with the organization’s regulations and procedures. In particular he/she will:

  1. Liaise with key counterparts and work in order to improve existing partnerships

  2. Develop and maintain liaison with local governmental authorities, UN agencies/international organizations, NGO’s and voluntary agencies in areas of relevance to the organization  operations in his/her area of responsibility aiming to coordinate and facilitate programme implementation keeping in view operational trends and changes.

  3. Represent organization in all cluster meetings i.e. health cluster, education cluster, protection cluster, shelter cluster, and camp coordination and camp management (CCCM)

  4. Prepare and share Daily/Weekly Situation Reports and minutes of meetings.

  5. Explore funding opportunities by writing project proposals and expression of interests.

  6. Any other duties assigned

Desirable Qualifications: (Education, experience and competencies)      

  • Masters degree in Social Sciences, or other related field from a reputed national or international university.

  • Proven writing skills and experience producing reports, case studies and technical briefs.

  • Minimum two years of relevant experience in international / national NGO and / organization

  • Extensive work experience in challenging environments and operational activities in conflict areas.

  • Experience of working in humanitarian situations highly desirable.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Command over MS Office, emailing, social media and web search.

Languages:
Fluency in Urdu and English, including excellent English writing skills.

 

Application Deadline:
Interested candidates should send their CVs on pakpedo@gmail.com  till 17th November, 2013. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview.