Established in 1954, The Asia Foundation is a non-profit, non-governmental organization committed to the development of a peaceful, prosperous, just, and open Asia-Pacific region. Drawing from 60 years of experience in Asia, the Foundation has a strong reputation in the field of governance, civil society, economic reform, law & justice, women’s empowerment and international relations. With 18 offices throughout Asia, an office in Washington D.C, and its headquarters in San Francisco, TAF addresses these issues on both a country and regional level through collaborations with private and public partners to support leadership and institutional development, exchanges, and policy research.
The Asia Foundation (the Foundation) is currently implementing a number of programs and one of these is an ending violence against women (EVAW) in Timor-Leste under a Grant Agreement with the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT). The EVAW Program goalis to reduce the proportion of women who have experienced violence, and to better meet the needs of women and children affected by violence. The objectiveis to improve outcomes for women in prevention, support services, and access to justice by improving capacity in key ministries, reducing levels of violence, improving services, and strengthening judicial processes serving the needs of women survivors of violence. In Addition, the Foundation is also receiving funding from many other donors to implement programs such as community policing with PNTL, literacy, PNDS, decentralization, public policy, and women’s programs in the districts.
Below are three job positions available at The Asia Foundation:
|District Coordinator Ermera HAKOHAK||Before 05.00 pm on Friday, 4 July 2014||Job opening – District Coordinator Ermera HAKOHAK|
|Gender Program Officer HAKOHAK||Before 05.00 pm on Friday, 4 July 2014||Job opening – Gender Program Officer HAKOHAK|
|Program Assistant HAKOHAK||Before 05.00 pm on Friday, 4 July 2014||Job opening – Program Assistant HAKOHAK|
The Asia Foundation strongly encourages women to apply. The positions are open for Timorese nationals only.
The Asia Foundation offers a competitive package based on the position and previous experience to successful applicants.
All applications must include a cover letter, an updated CV and must address the selection criteria. Please include three contactable referees. They must be addressed to the Human Resources Manager and delivered by hand to the Asia Foundation’s office at Rua Praia dos Coqueiros, Bairo Metin Rua, Dili, Timor-Leste before 05.00 pm on Friday, 4 July 2014, OR via email to TAFTimorLeste@asiafound.org
Only short-listed candidates will be acknowledged for further process.