Team Opening for Timor Leste
Organization is seeking a National Director to build our team successes in Asia. The
Asia region is uniquely positioned with four of our Alliance members situated
within the region and active support of many of the other members in our
Director East Timor
for the operational leadership that support the mission and strategic
forward management and program quality within the national office and our local
the organization its local partners are prepared to respond to emergencies
while ensuring DRR is mainstreamed into the work we do;
lead and acquire a diverse and large portfolio of external funding sources in
line with the program’s CSP;
5-7 years experience managing development programs at a senior
Experience in emergency programs, and/or community development
Experience in the management of large institutional grants
Proven track record of strong management skills with complex
programs and a large number of staff.
Experienced in child focused programming
Outstanding written and oral communication skills in English.
Ability to grow/develop a development agency by attracting local
and international resources and building alliances.
Demonstrated high-level interpersonal and cross-cultural skills
including the ability to build collaborative relationships internally and
externally with sensitivity to cultural, ethnic, social and political issues.
Ability to pragmatically solve problems, plan a course of action
using analytical, conceptual, strategic and forward thinking abilities to
achieve an effective resolution.
Demonstrated technical expertise in such areas as: project,
budget and resource management.
Strong leadership skills in such areas as: fostering teamwork;
developing and motivating others; managing change; conflict resolution;
initiative and flexibility.
Strong visioning, strategic planning, and implementation
Effective under pressure, results oriented and proactive with
the ability to multi-task.
Ability to demonstrate support for innovation and organizational
changes needed to improve the organization’s effectiveness; helping others to successfully
manage organizational change.
Ability to recognize, react and adjust to rapidly changing
conditions and to lead the resources in appropriate direction with cohesiveness
and a sense of urgency.
College degree or above in community development/social science
or relevant discipline.
is for International Position.
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Director_East Timor Leste)
Deadline for lodging
applications: 28 February 2016