Internship - Project Assistant, Disaster Mitigation & Response

Position title: Internship - Project Assistant, Disaster Mitigation & Response
Workplace: Ha Noi and frequently travels to provinces for business
Reports to: DRM Program Manager
Direct Reports: n/a Influence and impact in community partners and technical support teams
Relates to: Project teams, technical support groups, Clients, Implementing Partners, officials, and Community Networks
Overall responsibility:   With skills and knowledge about community mobilization, facilitation and participatory skills in community development, the PA will assist the program manager through project implementation, on site logicstics and financial activities. The PA will coordinate with other Disaster team members to fullfill their responsibilities in the unification of HFHV programs and objectives.

Key areas of responsibilities:
- Translates project materials/reports from English – Vietnamese – English
- Prepares homeowners profile for Disaster Programs
- Supports the organization of training/workshops/meeting events
- Assists in project administrative and financial activities
- Other tasks if required by Program Manager

Experience requirements:
1. Good competencies in English skills
2. Clear communication & presentation skills
3. 06 – 12 months experience in INGOs projects is preferential
4. Previous experience in accounting and administration
5. Good literacy in computer skills
6. Willingness for long-term learning and business travelling to remote areas
7. College/University Degree in Community Development or related fields

Internship Duration: 05 months, expected commencement on 15 February 2011. After successful internship review, the intern will be officially offered the position of Project Assistant.

Benefits and Performance Appraisals
Benefits for the internship will be negotiable.
Annual or project specific job plans will be developed with supervisor and management team will objectively guide and serve as assessment tool for regular (3-6 months) performance assessments and formal annual or end of project performance appraisals.
How to Apply
Interested candidates should send their full CVs and applications to the below email address:
Human Resource Department
Email: [email protected]

Job Details
Organisation Name: 
Habitat for Humanity International in Vietnam
Ha Noi
Application Deadline: 
Sun, 2011-01-30