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Détails de l'annonce

Organisation : Humanity and Inclusion
Site web : http://www.hi.org
Lieu de l'emploi : Yangoon /
Type d'emploi : Contrat à durée déterminée
Type de contrat : Temps plein
Fonction : Plaidoyer
Date de publication : 03/09/2019
Date limite : 23/09/2019

Profil

  • You hold a degree in International Law (IHL and IHRL) and you have 5-years’ experience in the humanitarian sector (in the field), experience in advocacy and human rights
  • You have also experience in presenting complex information clearly and in a synthetic for a lay audience (coordination and training)
  • You have Excellent oral, written (English), editorial and presentation skills
  • You have a good understanding of human rights-based approaches & Knowledge of the ‘do no harm’ and ‘conflict sensitivity’ approaches.

Description

“Outraged by the injustice faced by people with disabilities and vulnerable populations,
we aspire to a world of solidarity and inclusion, enriched by our differences,
where everyone can live in dignity”

Handicap International is changing his name and becomes « Humanity & Inclusion ». HI, Humanity & Inclusion is an independent and impartial aid and development organisation with no religious or political affiliations operating in situations of poverty and exclusion, conflict and disaster. We work alongside people with disabilities and vulnerable people to help meet their essential needs, improve their living conditions and promote respect for their dignity and fundamental rights.

Since the organisation was first founded in 1982, we have set up development programmes in 62 countries and responded to many emergencies. Today we have a budget of around 150 million euros, with 3500 employees worldwide.

HI is engaged in an employment policy in favour of disabled workers.

For further information about the association: www.hi.org.

 

JOB CONTEXT:

The position of Regional Humanitarian advisor has been occupied during one year based in Dhaka under the supervision of the Bangladesh program. Given the current development of the Myanmar activities, it has been decided to base the position in Myanmar to support the positioning and advocacy activities in Myanmar while continuing implementing HI’s advocacy and positioning strategy in Bangladesh. The position is based in Yangon with regular travel to Sittwe and eventually to Bangladesh.

 

The MyTh (Myanmar Thailand) program was created in 2016 with the merge of 2 already existing missions. Setting up cross border initiatives and integrate the coming return of refugees from Thailand to Myanmar is at the heart of the regional strategy. In Thailand, HI started working in 1984 and first focused its actions on the delivery of mobility and assistive devices to Thai and Burmese landmine/ERW victims. HI currently implements activities in 9 camps of Burmese refugees on the Thailand/Myanmar border. Since the democratic transition in Myanmar started, the possibility of a progressive closure of the camps has become more tangible although for the time being figures are quite slow. It is expected that funding will be affected by this dynamic in the next future. HI's first activities in Myanmar were in the frame of the Cyclone Nargis's response, from October 2008 to December 2009. Following the ratification of the CRPD by the Myanmar authorities, HI decided to reopen a mission in Myanmar in 2014 and signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Social Welfare in September 2015, which is currently under renewal. In 2017, HI also signed a MOU with the Ministry of Health and Sport was signed.

 

The 3 pillars of the HI MyTh Programme 2018-2019 are:

1/ Armed Violence Reduction (AVR) including Victim Assistance and community based Risk Education,

2/ Inclusion with projects covering: support to Disabled People Organisations and promotion of Rights; inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction, Child Development; Hospital Emergency Preparedness; livelihoods

3/ Health and Rehabilitation with project covering psychosocial and physical rehabilitation

 

HI has been working in Bangladesh since 1997, with a focus on creating sustainable changes in terms of ensuring rights and inclusion of people with disabilities in society.

In Cox Bazar’s district, HI has a strong knowledge and experience in chronic emergency response. In addition to projects implemented before the crisis, HI is now providing services in rehabilitation, protection and PSS, with an inclusive mainstreaming approach to refugees and host population. HI works does not only with people with disabilities but also with their families, their communities, and the society, in order to provide sustainability in its action.

 

Emergency context and needs in Cox’s Bazar

A high proportion of the Undocumented Myanmar Nationals (UNM) refugees in Cox’s Bazar remain in a chronic emergency situation due to long-term challenges to find a durable solution to their status in Myanmar and Bangladesh and therefore require continuous humanitarian assistance. The new influx, with more than 600,000 arrivals from August 2017, has created even more pressure on resources and increasing humanitarian needs. The host Bangladeshi communities are also affected by the presence of a large refugee population living in the region. The two sub-districts of Ukhiya and Teknaf, where the refugees are mostly residing, are vulnerable due to increased rates of poverty and lack of public and private services, scarce job opportunities and limited natural resources, among other key causes. In addition, this coastal region is continuously dealing with the impacts of natural disasters, mostly cyclones and floods, during which meagre assets of the local population are also damaged or destroyed. The humanitarian needs resulting from the Mora’s devastating impact and the new arrivals of refugees have not been fully met yet, and the cyclone season is expected to start soon.

 

YOUR MISSION:

Under direct line management of the Myanmar Program Director and in close link with Bangladesh Program Director, Advocacy & Institutional Relations department and the HI Institute:

  • Ensure adequate positioning of HI promoting principled humanitarian action while addressing the needs resulting from the crisis in Rakhine State
  • Contributing to the design, implementation and follow-up of HI advocacy and testimony strategies regarding the Rohingya crisis and its impacts at national, regional and international levels;
  • Liaising with relevant stakeholders and networks involved in advocacy actions at national/regional level

 

Your main responsibilities are:

 

Humanitarian environment analysis

  • To monitor current Humanitarian context and      challenges met at Bangladesh, Myanmar, UN and international organizations      levels concerning the situation of Rohingya people in Bangladesh and      Myanmar.
  • Follow up on humanitarian access and identified positioning challenges to support the Program Directors and Area Managers on decisions making (upon requests for both Myanmar and Bangladesh) on issues regarding the Rohingya crisis
  • Lead the definition of HI’s humanitarian policy for the Rohingya crisis, with the elaboration and implementation of specific positioning papers on sensitive subjects (e.g. respect of humanitarian principles, engagement with parties to the conflict, forced migration issues, etc.), in close coordination with the Bangladesh and Myanmar’s program directors and HI’s Institute

 

 

Advocacy & testimony strategies development

  • Implement and update if needed the Rohingyas advocacy strategy in relation to the positioning issues. The strategy should include the definition of main messages, type of advocacy (public, private), possible targets for advocacy
  • Update the Rohingyas advocacy strategy for the Myanmar side
  • Define HI testimony strategy in link with      AIR team, the HI Institute and the communication Direction. If the      activity is confirmed, to follow up the person in charge.  
  • Supervise and      participate in the production of written materials for publications, such      as policy papers, articles, press releases, testimonies and reports, in      collaboration with HI’s Advocacy Unit, HI Institute and HI’s Communication      Unit.
  • Supervise and      participate in the production of talking points, key messages and/or draft      speeches for oral presentations / discussions.
  • Ensure that all      advocacy and communication messages, documents and strategies respect HI’s      guidelines on public communication, are evidence-based, drawn from field      experience, direct witnessing, and reliable quantitative and qualitative      data.
  • Support fundraising for advocacy and      positioning activities
  • Define clear action plans and ensure the      achievement of advocacy targets and indicators

 

Networking & Representation

  • Represent HI at advocacy working group level and, upon request, in other relevant fora where positioning and advocacy issues are discussed (HCT, INGO Forum) to raise HI’s voice jointly in regard to the respect of the nature of NGOs and of the principled response HI is meant to implement
  • Regularly collaborate with projects and communication teams in order to consider their objectives in HI’s positionings and advocacy strategy and identify potential support to be provided.

 

Sensitization, training & support on Principled Humanitarian Action

  • Ensure the respect of HI’s policies, ethical lines and positioning within Bangladesh and Myanmar’s mission
  • Provide briefings, coaching and/or trainings on HI’s policies, ethical lines and positioning to the mission teams, when relevant (especially during the opening of HI’s operations in Rakhine State)
  • Handle Humanitarian Principles refresher and sensitization sessions of remaining HI staff, including expatriates.
  • Handle humanitarian principles trainings to HI local/national partners
  • Work with the team on sensitive data collection methods in collaboration with HI protection and MEAL teams.

CONDITIONS:

  • 12 months International Contract Starting from 1st of December 2019 or sooner if possible
  • Salary from 2750€ gross/month regarding the experience of the candidate
  • Position open to families
  • Housing : individual taken in charge by HI
  • Perdiem : 441  net/month
  • Insurances : medical hearth coverage, retirement planning, repatriation
  • Paid holiday : 25 days per year; R&R : 1 day per month

 

TO APPLY: Only online by joining a CV and cover letter via the following link:

https://hi.profilsearch.com/recrute/fr/fo_annonce_voir.php?id=3459&idpartenaire=20013

 

Applications will be reviewed as they are received. We encourage interested candidates to apply as soon as they can

 

 

Détails de l'annonce

Organisation : Handicap International Belgium
Site web : https://hi.profilsearch.com/recrute/fr/fo_annonce_voir.php?id=2935&idpartenaire=142
Lieu de l'emploi : Myitkyina /
Type d'emploi : Contrat à durée déterminée
Type de contrat : Temps plein
Fonction : Coordination
Date de publication : 26/11/2018
Date limite : 06/12/2018

Profil

YOUR PROFILE : You have : • Advanced degree in relevant field (project management, development, humanitarian, disability or related) • Minimum 3 years’ experience in coordination position within international development and/or emergency and post crisis environments • Minimum 1 year experience as a field coordinator • Strategic managerial and organisational skills • Administration, finance and logistics management skills • Strong team and HR management capacities • Communication capacities with a broad range of stakeholders • Programming, Monitoring and Evaluation • Security management • Advanced writing capacities in English An advanced knowledge in disability and vulnerability or a previous experience with Humanity & Inclusion would be an asset.

Description

Outraged by the injustice faced by people with disabilities and vulnerable populations, we aspire to a world of solidarity and inclusion, enriched by our differences, where everyone can live in dignity. Handicap International is changing his name and becomes « Humanity & Inclusion ». HI, Humanity & Inclusion is an independent and impartial aid and development organisation with no religious or political affiliations operating in situations of poverty and exclusion, conflict and disaster. We work alongside people with disabilities and vulnerable people to help meet their essential needs, improve their living conditions and promote respect for their dignity and fundamental rights. HI has offices in more than 55 countries, for further information about the association: www.hi.org. JOB CONTEXT : Myanmar-Thailand program was created in 2016 with the merge of 2 already existing missions. Setting up cross border initiatives and integrate the coming return of refugees from Thailand to Myanmar is at the heart of the regional strategy. In Thailand, HI started working in 1984 and first focused its actions on the delivery of mobility and assistive devices to Thai and Burmese landmine/ERW victims. HI currently implements activities in 9 camps of Burmese refugees on the Thailand/Myanmar border. HI's first activities in Myanmar were in the frame of the Cyclone Nargis's response, from Oct 2008 to Dec 2009. Following the ratification of the CRPD by the Myanmar authorities, HI decided to reopen a mission in Myanmar in 2014 and signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Social Welfare in September 2015. In 2017, also a MOU with the Ministry of Health and Sport was signed. HI opened an office in Myitkyina (Kachin) in November 2017. Kachin State, in the northern part of Myanmar between China and India, has been affected by a conflict between the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) and the Myanmar Army (MMA) since early 1960’s, in the aftermath of Myanmar independence. A 17 year cease fire ended in 2011 with revived disputes and hostilities, triggering a massive internal displacement of more than 90.000 people to 120 IDP camps. While the latter are still displaced, new displacements regularly occur. In Myitkyina, HI is delivering assistance to improve living conditions of persons with disabilities affected by displacements and conflicts. 2 projects are under implementation in a total of 10 IDPs camps and 4 host communities in Myitkyina & Waingmaw Townships, aiming at improving the services and the humanitarian assistance to persons with disabilities through improved data collection and identification, improved inclusion of services delivered by humanitarian organizations, direct delivery of services to cover basic and specific needs of persons with disabilities and capacity building of partners. HI is working in Kachin with implementing partners. YOUR MISSION: Under the management of the Regional Program Director based in Yangoon, you are in charge of the coordination of the area and supervision of teams to ensure the quality of the projects implemented in the region. Security, context and needs analysis, strategical development of HI, management of 3 partnerships contract and monitoring of remote activities implemented by partner are also key stakes to be addressed by the field coordinator. You work in close collaboration with the Senior Manager’s Team composed of the Regional Director, the Thailand Country Manager, the 3 coordinators of the operations, the Regional Support Service Coordinator and the Program Development and Quality Coordinator. You manage the national team 1 Site Administrator, 1 Project Manager, 2 Deputy PM and 2 Physiotherapists (to be recruited in February 2019). In this framework, your main responsibilities are: • To coordinate and implement projects • To ensure the coordination and application of processes/supporting documents • To manage the base’s project and support teams • Manage the security of HI personnel in the area under your responsibility • To represent HI at the local level CHARACTERISTICS OF THE POSITION : The security situation in Myitkyina is stable and there are no major threats for foreigners living there but Kachin has been under continued armed conflict since 2011 therefore the security situation remains volatile. Expatriates are not authorized to travel outside of Myitkyina. There are several daily flights from Yangon to Myitkyina. In Myitkyina, foreigners can circulate with taxis, bicycles or by foot. There is a foreigner community in Myitkyina with many INGOs working there. CONDITIONS: • Starting date : January 2019 Length of the contract: 12 months • Employee status: - Salary from 2752 € gross/month according to the experience of the candidate - Perdiem - Insurances : medical hearth coverage, retirement planning, repatriation - Paid holiday : 25 days per year + R&R - Status : position open to couples - Housing : individual taken in charge by HI

Détails de l'annonce

Organisation : Handicap International Belgium
Site web : http://www.handicapinternational.be
Lieu de l'emploi : Yangon with regular visits to Mandalay /
Type d'emploi : Contrat à durée déterminée
Type de contrat : Temps plein
Fonction : Expertise/recherche
Date de publication : 21/10/2018
Date limite : 10/11/2018

Profil

Profile:

• You are a Medical doctor with specialization in Emergency Medicine / Emergency Physician
• You have at least 5 years' experience in Emergency medicine including at least 3 years of experience in Emergency medicine in development countries.

For more details about the profil and to apply, see the link:

https://hi.profilsearch.com/recrute/en/fo_annonce_voir.php?id=2947&idpartenaire=142

Description

Humanity & Inclusion (HI) is recruiting a technical advisor for his program in Myanmar.

 As Technical Advisor, your general mission is to advise on quality implementation of activities related to Safe Hospital Initiative for Earthquake Medical Emergency Preparedness, Mass Casualty Management, Spinal Cord Injury Management Protocol, Safe patient handling and First aid training in Yangon General Hospital and Mandalay General Hospital. The Safe Hospital Initiative is part of the inclusion team and so, collaborates with the other projects.

The position is based in Yangon and entails regular traveling to Mandalay.
The position is accompanied.

9 months full time contract ideally starting in January 2019.

Détails de l'annonce

Organisation : Handicap International Belgium
Site web : https://hi.profilsearch.com/recrute/fr/fo_annonce_voir.php?id=2935&idpartenaire=142
Lieu de l'emploi : Myitkyinia /
Type d'emploi : Contrat à durée déterminée
Type de contrat : Temps plein
Fonction : Coordination
Date de publication : 11/10/2018
Date limite : 27/10/2018

Profil

You have : • Advanced degree in relevant field (project management, development, humanitarian, disability or related) • Minimum 3 years’ experience in coordination position within international development and/or emergency and post crisis environments • Minimum 1 year experience as a field coordinator • Strategic managerial and organisational skills • Administration, finance and logistics management skills • Strong team and HR management capacities • Communication capacities with a broad range of stakeholders • Programming, Monitoring and Evaluation • Security management • Advanced writing capacities in English An advanced knowledge in disability and vulnerability or a previous experience with Humanity & Inclusion would be an asset.

Description

Outraged by the injustice faced by people with disabilities and vulnerable populations, we aspire to a world of solidarity and inclusion, enriched by our differences, where everyone can live in dignity. Handicap International is changing his name and becomes « Humanity & Inclusion ». HI, Humanity & Inclusion is an independent and impartial aid and development organisation with no religious or political affiliations operating in situations of poverty and exclusion, conflict and disaster. We work alongside people with disabilities and vulnerable people to help meet their essential needs, improve their living conditions and promote respect for their dignity and fundamental rights. HI has offices in more than 55 countries, for further information about the association: www.hi.org. JOB CONTEXT : Myanmar-Thailand program was created in 2016 with the merge of 2 already existing missions. Setting up cross border initiatives and integrate the coming return of refugees from Thailand to Myanmar is at the heart of the regional strategy. In Thailand, HI started working in 1984 and first focused its actions on the delivery of mobility and assistive devices to Thai and Burmese landmine/ERW victims. HI currently implements activities in 9 camps of Burmese refugees on the Thailand/Myanmar border. HI's first activities in Myanmar were in the frame of the Cyclone Nargis's response, from Oct 2008 to Dec 2009. Following the ratification of the CRPD by the Myanmar authorities, HI decided to reopen a mission in Myanmar in 2014 and signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Social Welfare in September 2015. In 2017, also a MOU with the Ministry of Health and Sport was signed. HI opened an office in Myitkyina (Kachin) in November 2017. Kachin State, in the northern part of Myanmar between China and India, has been affected by a conflict between the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) and the Myanmar Army (MMA) since early 1960’s, in the aftermath of Myanmar independence. A 17 year cease fire ended in 2011 with revived disputes and hostilities, triggering a massive internal displacement of more than 90.000 people to 120 IDP camps. While the latter are still displaced, new displacements regularly occur. In Myitkyina, HI is delivering assistance to improve living conditions of persons with disabilities affected by displacements and conflicts. 2 projects are under implementation in a total of 10 IDPs camps and 4 host communities in Myitkyina & Waingmaw Townships, aiming at improving the services and the humanitarian assistance to persons with disabilities through improved data collection and identification, improved inclusion of services delivered by humanitarian organizations, direct delivery of services to cover basic and specific needs of persons with disabilities and capacity building of partners. HI is working in Kachin with implementing partners. YOUR MISSION: Under the management of the Regional Program Director based in Yangoon, you are in charge of the coordination of the area and supervision of teams to ensure the quality of the projects implemented in the region. Security, context and needs analysis, strategical development of HI, management of 3 partnerships contract and monitoring of remote activities implemented by partner are also key stakes to be addressed by the field coordinator. You work in close collaboration with the Senior Manager’s Team composed of the Regional Director, the Thailand Country Manager, the 3 coordinators of the operations, the Regional Support Service Coordinator and the Program Development and Quality Coordinator. You manage the national team 1 Site Administrator, 1 Project Manager, 2 Deputy PM and 2 Physiotherapists (to be recruited in February 2019). In this framework, your main responsibilities are: • To coordinate and implement projects • To ensure the coordination and application of processes/supporting documents • To manage the base’s project and support teams • Manage the security of HI personnel in the area under your responsibility • To represent HI at the local level CHARACTERISTICS OF THE POSITION : The security situation in Myitkyina is stable and there are no major threats for foreigners living there but Kachin has been under continued armed conflict since 2011 therefore the security situation remains volatile. Expatriates are not authorized to travel outside of Myitkyina. There are several daily flights from Yangon to Myitkyina. In Myitkyina, foreigners can circulate with taxis, bicycles or by foot. There is a foreigner community in Myitkyina with many INGOs working there. CONDITIONS: • Starting date : 15th of November 2018 • Length of the contract: 12 months - Salary from 2752 € gross/month according to the experience of the candidate - Perdiem - Insurances : medical hearth coverage, retirement planning, repatriation - Paid holiday : 25 days per year + R&R - Status : position open to couples - Housing : individual taken in charge by HI TO APPLY: Only online by joining a CV and cover letter via the following link:

Détails de l'annonce

Organisation : Handicap International Belgium
Site web : http://www.handicapinternational.be
Lieu de l'emploi : Yangon /
Type d'emploi : Contrat à durée déterminée
Type de contrat : Temps plein
Fonction : Coordination
Date de publication : 25/03/2018
Date limite : 07/04/2018

Profil

For more details, see the link:

https://hi.profilsearch.com/recrute/fr/fo_annonce_voir.php?id=2604&idpartenaire=142

Description

Handicap International is changing his name and becomes « Humanity & Inclusion » (HI).
HI, Humanity & Inclusion is an independent and impartial aid and development organization with no religious or political affiliations operating in situations of poverty and exclusion, conflict and disaster. We work alongside people with disabilities and vulnerable people to help meet their essential needs, improve their living conditions and promote respect for their dignity and fundamental rights.
For further information about the association: www.hi.org **

Humanity & Inclusion (HI) is recruiting an operations coordinator for his program in Myanmar to improve inclusion of people with disability and other vulnerable groups in the whole Myanmar society, through the effective management and coordination of projects focused on inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction/Hospital Emergency Preparedness, Mainstreaming Disability, Livelihood, Support to Civil Society and Access to Services in situations of protracted crisis.

In this framework, your main duties are:
• Manage the implementation of the projects portfolio
• Supervise the projects’ budgets management
• Manage the project teams
• Ensure Representation of Humanity & Inclusion
• Support HI’s Myanmar Thailand Strategy and Program implementation

The position is based in Yangon with frequent trips to Kachi; 15 months contract starting in May 2018.

Détails de l'annonce

Organisation : Handicap International Belgium
Site web : http://www.handicapinternational.be
Adresse email : jobs@handicap.be
Lieu de l'emploi : Myanmar/Thailand /
Type d'emploi : Contrat à durée déterminée
Type de contrat : Temps plein
Fonction : Autre
Date de publication : 26/06/2016
Date limite : 07/07/2016

Profil

For more information on the position and to apply online with CV and motivation letter, please see the link below.

https://hi.profilsearch.com/recrute/fr/fo_annonce_voir.php?id=1590&idpartenaire=142

Description

Handicap International is looking for a «Safe Hospital Initiative Project Manager» for its developpment mission in Myanmar.

Interested candidates can find more detailed information about the position via the following link.

https://hi.profilsearch.com/recrute/fr/fo_annonce_voir.php?id=1590&idpartenaire=142

Détails de l'annonce

Organisation : INSTITUT EUROPEEN DE COOPERATION ET DE DEVELOPPEMENT
Site web : http://www.iecd.org
Adresse email : recrutement@iecd.org
Lieu de l'emploi : Yangon /
Fichier : PDF icon 2016_myanmar_-_social_business_volunteer_v20160311.pdf
Type d'emploi : Volontariat
Type de contrat : Temps plein
Fonction : Mission terrain
Date de publication : 28/03/2016
Date limite : 26/06/2016

Profil

PROFILE
Education: Master in management/business/entrepreneurship
Experience: Proven interest in Social Business
Skills and qualities:
- Proven project management skills
- Strong analytical skills
- Financial follow-up
- Well organized and ability to plan work accordingly
- Demonstrated ability to work in a multicultural environment and establish harmonious and effective working relationships, both within and outside the organization
- Good knowledge of excel
- Excellent speaking and writing English mandatory, French will be an asset
- In line with IECD values and principles of action

Description

Volunteer – Social Business
TVET & Youth Employability – Hospitality & Catering Project
Yangon - MYANMAR

CONTEXT
L'Institut Européen de Coopération et de Développement (IECD) is a French development organization operating in the field of international solidarity. With its partners, it constructs environments that allow every person to reveal their talents, build a better future, and become a responsible actor in his/her country. Today, IECD and its local partners implement several programs for professional integration support, access to education, support to small enterprises and health care projects.
IECD is active in 14 countries, in Middle East, Africa, South East Asia and Madagascar.
In the countries where IECD operates, a large proportion of the population does not have access – or very little – to education. It is particularly the case for women, but also for some ethnic minorities. Being poorly qualified, sometimes illiterate and socially marginalized, these individuals are often confined in the most precarious jobs.
In the countries where tourism is expanding, IECD thus chose to focus particularly on developing hospitality & catering training solutions for the underprivileged.
IECD studied the feasibility of launching vocational training projects in hospitality & catering in Myanmar since 2014.
As the first activities are planned for autumn 2016, IECD is looking for a volunteer to support the launch of operations.

MISSION
Under the direct supervision of IECD Country Representative in Myanmar, the volunteer will have the following main objectives:
1. Realize a study on “How to launch a Social Business in the H&C Sector in Myanmar?”
 Documentary review/research
 Understand ecosystem - meet key actors
 Analyze trends and set-ups (legal framework, partnerships…)
 Write report, ready to be published
2. Realize a feasibility study / business plan for the launch of a social coffee-shop/restaurant
 Conduct market research
 Define offer
 Estimate revenues and cost structure
 Define value proposition
3. Realize a feasibility study/ business plan for the launch of a “Bakery and/or Pastry” product range
 Conduct market research
 Define offer
 Estimate revenues and cost structure
 Define value proposition

CONDITIONS
Status: Volunteer (no indemnity)
Dates: As soon as possible, for minimum 3 months
Location: Yangon (office in Kyankhinsu Quarter, near to the Airport)
Under the supervision of: IECD Representative in Myanmar

PROFILE
Education: Master in management/business/entrepreneurship
Experience: Proven interest in Social Business
Skills and qualities:
- Proven project management skills
- Strong analytical skills
- Financial follow-up
- Well organized and ability to plan work accordingly
- Demonstrated ability to work in a multicultural environment and establish harmonious and effective working relationships, both within and outside the organization
- Good knowledge of excel
- Excellent speaking and writing English mandatory, French will be an asset
- In line with IECD values and principles of action

CONTACT
Please send your application: CV (max 2 pages) and Cover Letter
 With the reference ‘MYANMAR SB Volunteer”
As soon as possible and before March 31th to recruitment.myanmar@iecd.org

Détails de l'annonce

Organisation : Handicap International Belgium
Site web : http://www.handicapinternational.be/fr/offres-emploi/1418/regional-programme-development-and-quality-coordinat
Adresse email : jobs@handicap.be
Lieu de l'emploi : Rangoon - MYANMAR /
Type d'emploi : Contrat à durée déterminée
Type de contrat : Temps plein
Fonction : Coordination
Date de publication : 23/03/2016
Date limite : 05/04/2016

Profil

PROFILE:

You have:
• a Master Degree in Social Sciences, Economics, International Development, Disability Studies, Inclusive Development, or any other field relevant to the position
• at least 5 years overseas experience for an international organisation in two or more of Handicap International’s major sectors of activity applying a holistic approach
• at least 2 years’ experience in management of development project and team management
• experience in public representation and relations
• experience on project design, writing and monitoring in the field of livelihood or disability and development

You are:
• able to work within a multicultural team
• self-motivated and autonomous with ability on multi-tasking, setting priorities and reaching targets
You have excellent interpersonal skills including ability to listen, sensitivity to others views and perspectives, and conflict resolution.

REQUIRED LANGUAGE SKILLS:
English : Fluent
French : Good

Description

CONTEXT :

Handicap International (HI) is an independent and impartial international aid organization working in situations of poverty and exclusion, conflict and disaster. Working alongside persons with disabilities and other vulnerable groups, our action and testimony are focused on responding to their essential needs, improving their living conditions and promoting respect for their dignity and their fundamental rights.
Handicap International is a not-for-profit organization with no religious or political affiliation. It operates as a federation made up of a network of associations that provide it with human and financial resources, manage its projects and implement its actions and social mission. For more details on the association: http://www.handicap-international.org


Context of the program in Myanmar

The programme Myanmar/Thailand is a regional programme with projects implemented in Myanmar (Ayeryawaddy, Kayin and Mandalay States) and in Thailand (in the 9 refugees camps located at the border between Myanmar and Thailand). HI Thailand program merged with the Myanmar program on the 1st of January 2016.

In Myanmar, activities are implemented around three areas: Inclusive DRR, Disability & support to Disabled people organizations and Victim Assistance. The program intends to reinforce and further develop the livelihood components within these activities.
In Thailand, activities are implemented in the 9 Burmese refugee camps in the 4 Myanmar-Thai border provinces (Tak, Mae Hong Son, Ratchaburi and Kanchanaburi) and are: Social Disability Inclusion, Rehabilitation and Risk Education.

The main regional program coordination office is located in Yangon (Myanmar). The Thailand site office is located in Mae Sot.

DESCRIPTION :

The current HI’s strategy requires recruiting a person with a strong ability to strengthen partnerships and design projects and support the access to technical resources in the areas of intervention of HI in Myanmar as well as in Thailand.

Under the supervision of the Regional Programme Director, you will be initially mainly dedicated to projects design in close cooperation with HI’s CSO partners with whom HI has recently passed general partnership agreements in particular in Myanmar. In parallel, you will be responsible for ensuring project managers access the technical support enabling high quality in our interventions.

In addition, your position has a direct functional link with the Technical Resources Division in HI Headquarters. This is in order to ensure the development of HI policies, positions and approaches in the field in accordance with HI Global Strategy and mandate as well as contributing to documentation and lessons learned process at the HI international level.

As a Regional Programme Development and Quality Coordinator, you will also be in charge of developing ToRs for consultancies and subsequently of managing the consultants in the achievement of the set objectives.

Your key responsibilities are:
• To lead & support on conception, design and writing of new project proposals in the frame of the programme strategy and in particular in the livelihood sector.
• To provide to programme teams appropriate and timely technical support when and where required for projects implementation in order to guarantee high level of quality.
• To supervise communication activities (internal and external purpose) and ensure documentation of experiences, as well as to promote information exchange and learning from experiences at all levels (country, regional and global).
• To manage functional links with the desk and HI HQ Technical Resources Division, ensuring the most appropriate use of HI technical resources.
• To coordinate linkages and representations with other organisations such as NGOs, UN agencies and Government organisations to increase the quality and quantity of services and to ensure a sustainable projects strategy, in link with the Regional Programme Director..
• To ensure identification of opportunities and support HI program for awareness, lobbying and advocacy related activities on disability issues in Myanmar and in Thailand.

SPECIFICS :

The position is based in Rangoon (Myanmar) but due to the geographic scope of the programme, many movements have to be planned for this position. At least 25% of the work time.
As the position is a short term - at interim position - it is a non-accompanied position.

Thailand:
Living conditions in Thailand are fairly good. No specific problem of security. The higher life-threatening risk however remains road safety.

Myanmar:
The areas ‘restrictions for INGOS have been reduced in Myanmar in the last months.
However, traveling in some areas still requests specific travel’s authorizations.