Project Officer III

Date Posted: 

Monday, July 25, 2016

Deadline: 

Friday, August 5, 2016

No(s). of personnels needed: 

One(1)

Division/Section/Unit: 

WEE Project (GREAT Women Project - 2)

Job Summary: 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The Project Officer shall assist the ECHOSi Project Lead and the GWP2 Project Manager partners to ensure efficient implementation of the activities in the ECHOSi work and financial plan for the period.

1. Technical Functions
a. Drafts and prepares technical documents (i.e., concept paper, activity proposals, briefing materials, guides and tools to support project activities, documentation of activities/ meetings/ workshop proceedings and monitoring reports);
b. Conducts basic research on the women’s entrepreneurship and value chain development themes and issues;
c. Provides technical assistance to partner agencies and SMEs enrolled and assisted by ECHOSi;
d. Provides inputs to knowledge product development, core message development, round table discussions on gender and GWP2 themes organized by the project and ECHOSi; and
e. Leads in the conduct of activities assigned to her/his for the period and oversees coordination with service contractors and project partners.

2. Auxillary Functions
a. Acts as technical secretariat backstop to ECHOSi Project Lead in implementation of the approved work plan; and
b. Participates in work planning, monitoring and assessment of PCW-PMO operations.

Qualifications: 

Bachelor’s degree preferably graduate of Entrepreneurship, Business Management, Economics, Development Communications or related courses;
At least 3 years relevant experience in project development and management related to livelihood/ small enterprise development;
Familiarity with GOP rules and processes is a must;
Computer literate (excel applications) and basic accounting/bookkeeping skills;
Able to communicate and write well (in English and Filipino);
Good coordination skills with individuals and groups at different levels of an organization and with external focal person/institutions; and
Can work under strict deadlines/ timelines, and preferably with basic understanding of gender and development principles.

Salary: 

The PCW will pay a professional fee of ONE THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED NINETY FIVE PESOS AND TWENTY TWO CENTAVOS (Php 1,495.22) daily subject to applicable withholding taxes.

Employment Status: 

Service Contract

Contract Duration: 

5months

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