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Grant Finance Coordinator - Green and Recover

Type of role Business
Location Cambodia
Salary Competitive salary plus other benefit such as 13th month salary and pension
Contract type Fixed Term
Full Time 40 hours per week
Application Closing Date
Interview date ASAP
Start date ASAP

VSO is the world’s leading international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty. Our unique role in international development is to place committed volunteers with carefully selected organisations where their skills can have the greatest impact. Our extraordinary volunteers live and work in some of the world’s poorest communities. Sharing their unique skills and experience to generate new ideas and new ways of doing things, helping the communities they work in lift themselves out of poverty. We’re not about delivering quick fixes, but instead we focus on long-lasting, sustainable change, that will impact generations to come. Join us and help us work towards our vision of a world without poverty.

Role overview

You will responsible for effective accounting management of RECOVER and GREEN grants including project expenditure, budget, grant compliance, and auditing.

Skills, qualifications and experience

VSO is looking for an energetic and detail-oriented person who can be the focal contact point for the Green and Recover project, and ensure that project expenditure is properly managed and documented. A person with a positive, can-do attitude and is aligned to VSO values.

Sound knowledge of accounting and financial management of restricted donor funding, EU grants, reporting, procurement procedure, grant management, grant equipment and donor rules and regulations for non-profit organizations

Competencies and Behaviour

At VSO we believe progress is only possible by working together. Whether you want to join us as an employee, or as a volunteer working in your own country, overseas or online, our selection process includes an assessment based on these core competencies:

• Ability to be open minded and respectful
• Ability to be resilient and adaptive to new situations
• Ability to facilitate positive change and build sustainable working relationships
• Ability to seek and share knowledge

Equal Opportunities

VSO promotes equal opportunities and values a diverse workforce.

This is fixed term contract. 12 months
This is a national hire post under national terms and conditions. THE RIGHT TO WORK IN CAMBODIA IS ESSENTIAL.

VSO reserves the right to close this job early if we receive a sufficient number of applications.

If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job description for more information.

Once you’re ready to apply, click on ‘make an application’ below to complete the online form.

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VSO has zero tolerance of abuse and exploitation of vulnerable people. We expect all our employees/volunteers to ensure we protect children, young people and vulnerable adults from harm and abide by our safeguarding policy (PDF).

Provincial Coordinator-RECOVER (Kampong Thom)

Type of role Agriculture and natural resources
Location Cambodia
Salary VSO provides competitive salary 13th month salary , pension fund, severance pay, insurance, NSSF, plus other competitive benefits
Contract type Fixed Term
Full Time 37 hours per week
Application Closing Date
Interview date N/A
Start date N/A

VSO is the world’s leading international development charity that works through volunteers to create a fair world for everyone. At VSO we pride ourselves on doing development differently. We fight poverty not by sending aid, but by working through volunteers and partners to create long-lasting change in some of the world’s poorest regions. We bring key stakeholders together to co-ordinate collective action, from local organisations to national governments. Our programmes in Africa and Asia focus on health, education and livelihoods, with an increasing emphasis on resilience, peace building, social accountability, gender and social inclusion. We’re not about delivering quick fixes, but instead we focus on long-lasting, sustainable change that will improve the lives of generations to come.

Role overview

To plan and implement VSO’s exciting new RECOVER project in one of the target provinces in Kampong Thom.

The role will focus on partnership building, stakeholder management in TVET and agriculture (agri-processing, and vegetable) value chains, facilitating shared understanding of the wider reaching benefits of the vocational training (TVET), MSME development through agri-processing, and horticulture (GAP); facilitating better access to improved inputs, technology, knowledge and job markets; developing stronger linkages between market actors to secure the market for smallholder farmers as well as job demand site. To provide support on day to day operation at the province. This role requires technical expertise in rural development, MSME development, TVET, agriculture, and management.

Skills, qualifications and experience

Experiences:
-At least 2-3 years’ experience in rural livelihoods project preferably skill development initiatives through TVET, MSME development in agro-processing/vegetable, community development and market linkage/value chain, management (M&E/workplan development), and office operation or any relevant experiences.
-Experience in project coordination: planning and implementing activities, monitoring and control
-Experience in engaging stakeholders of different sectors, cultures, and from community-level primary actors to national-level partners

Competencies and Behaviour

At VSO we believe progress is only possible by working together. Whether you want to join us as an employee, or as a volunteer working in your own country, overseas or online, our selection process includes an assessment based on these core competencies:

• Ability to be open minded and respectful
• Ability to be resilient and adaptive to new situations
• Ability to facilitate positive change and build sustainable working relationships
• Ability to seek and share knowledge

Equal Opportunities

VSO promotes equal opportunities and values a diverse workforce.

This is a national hire post under national terms and conditions. RIGHT TO WORK IN CAMBODIA IS REQUIRED. We will not be able to obtain visa and work permit to non-Cambodian nationals.

ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE NOTIFIED.
VSO reserves the right to close this job early if we receive a sufficient number of applications.

If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job description for more information.

Once you’re ready to apply, click on ‘make an application’ below to complete the online form.

Make an application

VSO has zero tolerance of abuse and exploitation of vulnerable people. We expect all our employees/volunteers to ensure we protect children, young people and vulnerable adults from harm and abide by our safeguarding policy (PDF).

Volunteer role: STEM Specialist ( Talent Pool )

Location Cambodia
Application Closing Date
Interview date To be confirmed
Start date Talent pool role
Mode of delivery Working at project location

VSO is the world’s leading international development charity that works through volunteers to create a fair world for everyone. At VSO we pride ourselves on doing development differently. We fight poverty not by sending aid, but by working through volunteers and partners to create long-lasting change in some of the world’s poorest regions. We bring key stakeholders together to co-ordinate collective action, from local organisations to national governments. Our programmes in Africa and Asia focus on health, education and livelihoods, with an increasing emphasis on resilience, peace building, social accountability, gender and social inclusion. We’re not about delivering quick fixes, but instead we focus on long-lasting, sustainable change that will improve the lives of generations to come.

Role overview

Working at project location – In this role, you will provide on-site support in the project location and/or VSO office, (full-time unless otherwise specified) for a set period of time.

As Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Specialist, you will provide technical support and guidance on inclusive STEM teaching methods informed by global and Cambodian context-specific analysis.
You will conduct research to co-design inclusive STEM 21st-century teaching and training packages, coach and mentor to build the capacity of volunteers and government partners to implement STEM teaching methods in 50 targeted secondary resource schools. You will also collaborate with the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport, Regional School Improvement Team, regional school improvement advisors and relevant stakeholders’.

Skills, qualifications and experience

Are you a STEM Specialist who understands Cambodian education systems and policies, focusing on upper secondary education on STEM pedagogy, inclusive education and teacher professional development?
If you have a good understanding of international development organisations, specifically volunteering for development, you will be ideal for this role.

At VSO, we believe progress is only possible by working together. Whether you want to join us as an employee or as a volunteer working in your own country, overseas or online, our selection process includes an assessment based on these core competencies:

• Ability to be open-minded and respectful
• Ability to be resilient and adaptive to new situations
• Ability to facilitate positive change and build sustainable working relationships
• Ability to seek and share knowledge

Equal Opportunities

VSO promotes equal opportunities and values a diverse workforce.

Disclaimer:
Please note that this is a speculative job to help build a talent pool of prospective candidates for the upcoming volunteering jobs.

The details of any personal considerations specific to the placement (if any) will be communicated to you at a later stage. In addition to the job description, the following information should be used when considering whether a placement is suitable for you.
ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE NOTIFIED.
VSO reserves the right to close this job early if we receive a sufficient number of applications.

Your application and COVID-19

We are continually reviewing our ability to safely programme and implement projects during the COVID-19 pandemic. Many local restrictions are being implemented in several VSO locations, which impacts VSO’s existing programme delivery.

We will continue to follow the advice of the World Health Organisation (WHO) and national governments to protect the wellbeing and safety of all communities, employees and volunteers.

We’re continuing to build a talent pool of prospective professional volunteers so we can get back to supporting communities as soon as we’re able to.

If your application is shortlisted, a VSO hiring manager will be in touch to discuss the next steps and any changes to your placement and role.

You can read VSO’s COVID-19 statement and frequently asked questions about volunteering during the COVID-19 pandemic here.

If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job description for more information.

Please note that this advert is for a role we are expecting to become available in the near future once we have secured funding for the project. If you are interested in this, or similar positions, please express your interest by clicking on the ‘make an application’ button below.

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VSO has zero tolerance of abuse and exploitation of vulnerable people. We expect all our employees/volunteers to ensure we protect children, young people and vulnerable adults from harm and abide by our safeguarding policy (PDF).

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