DUTY STATION: Iligan/Marawi City

Capacity Development and Partnership Junior Officer

CONTRACT MODALITY Local Individual Contract (LICA)

01 May 2018 – 31 March 2019, extendable depending on funding availability and performance

DEADLINE DATE:   20 April 2018



  • Establish systems and procedures to support the management, conduct, and monitoring of community mobilization and capacity development activities;
  • Ensure the quality of community mobilization and capacity development activities and that they are internally and externally coordinated with other component units;
  • Provide support for the strengthening of community associations/groups to undertake their own development initiatives, with special emphasis on women;
  • Assist community mobilization team leaders in the preparation of Community Action Plans;
  • Assist the technical team in the conduct of training for local work teams/groups;
  • Develop capacity development activities that target all stakeholders through on-the-job training, awareness-raising activities, knowledge and information sharing, and formal capacity development activities,
  • In collaboration with the KM officer, prepare appropriate monthly and quarterly progress reports to partners, donors, and other stakeholders;
  • Develop and maintain strong partnerships and networks with all stakeholders and partners ensuring timely information are shared and acted on.




Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Community Development, Human Resource Development, Organizational Development or other related discipline

Experience and skills:

  • At least three (3) years experience in community development, organizing or mobilization
  • Have good people management skills
  • Have good partnership building and networking skills
  • Strong experience of working with local communities in implementing local development projects at community level
  • Knowledge and experience of community-driven processes including community action planning
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and interpersonal, will be essential, as most of the work will be done through a process of consultation at various levels
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications especially Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel

Language Requirements:

Good command of English and Filipino. Knowledge of the local dialect is an advantage.

Please download the Terms of Reference for the complete details of the post.