ORGANIZATIONAL LOCATION: UN-HABITAT Philippines
DUTY STATION: Iligan/ Marawi City
FUNCTIONAL TITLE: Community Mobilizer
CONTRACT MODALITY Local Individual Contractor (LICA)
DURATION Earliest: 01 May 2018 – 31 March 2019, extendable depending on funding availability and performance
DEADLINE DATE:    13 April 2018 (extended until 27 April 2018)

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and implement processes for the strengthening of community associations, clans or community groups to undertake their own development initiatives with special emphasis on women;
  • Assist communities in the preparation of Community Action Plans and community contract proposals for approval by programme authorities;
  • Assist beneficiaries, associations and project technical staff in the preparation and implementation of community contracts;
  • Prepare appropriate weekly, monthly and quarterly progress reports on community mobilization, housing and infrastructure projects.

QUALIFICATIONS/SPECIAL SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:

Education:

Bachelor’s degree in social work and development or other related disciplines.

Experience and skills:

  • At least 2 years experience in the field of community mobilization and community-based local development projects
  • Knowledge and experience of the People’s Process and/or community action planning at local level is an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills – both written and interpersonal will be essential, as most of the work will be done through a process of consultation at all levels
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications especially Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint Presentation.

Language Requirements:

  • Fluency of English and Filipino
  • Working knowledge and fluency in local dialect (Bisaya or Maranao) is preferred

 

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