Myanmar: Country Project Development Manager – Yangon

  • Contract
  • Myanmar
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development

Fastened time period 12 months March 2024


For the previous 30 years, worldwide NGO Acted has been going the final mile to save lots of lives. Presently, Acted helps 20 million folks throughout 43 nations to fulfill their wants in hard-to-reach areas – and pursues a triple mandate as a humanitarian, environmental and improvement support actor. Acted depends on an in-depth data of native territories and contexts to develop and implement related long-term actions, with a variety of native and worldwide companions, constructing collectively a “3ZERO” world: Zero Exclusion, Zero Carbon, Zero Poverty

Acted Myanmar

Acted has been current in Myanmar since 2008, with bases in Loikaw (Kayah State), Sittwe (Rakhine State), and Yangon. By means of each emergency and longer-term resilience constructing programming in Myanmar, Acted seeks to work in the direction of its world technique of attaining a Zero Exclusion, Zero Carbon, Zero Poverty world.

Since 2012, Acted’s work in Myanmar has centered on supporting sustainable livelihoods and financial improvement, in each city and rural areas of Kayah and Rakhine States, by expertise coaching; climate-smart agriculture; enterprise improvement assist; and linkages with personal sector actors. In Rakhine State, this assist for financial self-reliance has typically been carried out alongside the supply of humanitarian help to conflict-affected communities, and social cohesion initiatives. As we speak, in gentle of the quickly deteriorating humanitarian and safety situations in Myanmar for the reason that occasions of February 2021, Acted is considerably scaling up its emergency response programming. This entails offering life-saving meals safety, vitamin, and safety help to crisis-affected communities, notably in Kayah State. In 2022 for the primary time, Acted can also be delivering emergency humanitarian help in Yangon. Nonetheless, according to Acted’s perception that – even in a disaster setting – each particular person ought to be supported to attain their inventive and financial potential, all of the emergency help we ship in Myanmar is carried out with a view in the direction of restoring self-reliance to affected communities, and supporting them in the direction of long-term restoration, proper from the beginning of a disaster.

You’ll be in command of

The Undertaking Improvement Supervisor (PDM) positions Acted with donors and leads the event of challenge proposals according to Acted’s world and in-country programme technique, and ensures correct grant administration. The PDM ensures clean inner communication and coordination with related departments, and contributes to Acted exterior communication technique.

Foremost duties

1. Positioning and Fundraising

  • Context Evaluation
  • Technique improvement
  • Exterior relations
  • Fundraising and proposal improvement
  • Contracting

2. Grant Administration

  • Contract follow-up
  • Reporting
  • Associate Comply with-up

3. Administration and Inner Coordination

  • Employees Administration
  • Inner Coordination and Communication
  • Submitting

4. Exterior Communication

Anticipated expertise and {qualifications}

  • Grasp Degree training in a related discipline similar to Worldwide Relations, Improvement or Political Science
  • Earlier expertise within the humanitarian discipline, proposals improvement, grants administration and donor relations are required
  • Information of the humanitarian support system and skill to grasp the donors techniques
  • Exterior illustration expertise
  • Skill to coordinate and handle a group
  • Teamwork and group constructing expertise, capability constructing expertise
  • Skill to work independently and creatively in a multicultural context
  • Robust oral and written communication expertise, analytical expertise
  • Skill to work effectively underneath strain
  • Earlier discipline expertise is required


  • Wage between 3000 and 3200€ month-to-month (earlier than earnings tax), relying on the extent of training, safety stage, and many others in addition to a month-to-month residing allowance of $300
  • Contribution to a housing allowance of as much as 75% of Acted benchmark or lodging and meals supplied in Acted guesthouse
  • Pension, medical insurance, life insurance coverage and repatriation help (& unemployment insurance coverage for EU residents)
  • Flight tickets each 6 months & visa charges lined
  • Contribution to the bags transportation: as much as 100 kgs, relying on the size of the contract
  • Annual go away of 25 to 43 days per 12 months
  • One week pre-departure coaching in Acted HQ, together with a 4-days in situ safety coaching
  • Tax recommendation (free 30-minute name with a tax advisor)
  • Psychological help

The best way to apply

Please ship your utility (CV and letter of motivation) by electronic mail ([email protected]), together with the reference: PDM/MYA

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