International Organization is seeking a National Director for Timor-Leste.  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 country operations.
  • National Director Timor-Leste
  1. Responsible for the operational leadership that support the mission and strategic direction;
  2. Drive forward management and program quality within the national office and our local partners;
  3. Ensure the organization and its local partners are prepared to respond to emergencies while ensuring DRR is mainstreamed into the work we do;
  4. Successfully lead and acquire a diverse and large portfolio of external funding sources in line with the program’s country strategy;
  5. Entrepreneurial in seeking alternative approaches to resource acquisition within a complex changing landscape 
  • A minimum of five years of experience in international development, providing leadership to teams, ensuring clear understanding of ChildFund’s approach to building strong core program.
  • Experience in grants administration/management of projects funded by foreign government aid agencies, and/ or multilateral institutions.
  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain working relationships with staff at multiple levels.
  • Working knowledge of budgeting and project management, monitoring and evaluation processes.
  • Ability to manage change management
  • Proven track record on resource mobilization
  •  Ability to seek traditional (government) and non-traditional resources (corporate and foundations)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, fluency in English and other languages a plus.
  • Familiarity with the issues of irregular migration, including extensive  knowledge of child protection and violence prevention.
  • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in nonprofit management or related field, Master’s degree preferred.
Please submit your application and CVs with your current salary.  

Closing Date: 14 Nov 2015