ORGANIZATIONAL LOCATION: UN-HABITAT
DUTY STATION: Iligan/Marawi City
FUNCTIONAL TITLE:  

Capacity Development and Partnership Junior Officer

CONTRACT MODALITY Local Individual Contract (LICA)
DURATION  

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

DEADLINE DATE:   20 April 2018

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • 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.

 

QUALIFICATIONS/SPECIAL SKILLS OR KNOWLEDGE:

Education:

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.