National Project Officer (NPO) on Skills for Trade

The ILO Office in Vietnam invites applications from Vietnamese nationals for the position below:

The responsibilities and tasks of the position will be carried out within the ILO results-based management system and in line with ILO rules and regulations.

National Project Officer (NPO) on Skills for Trade

The NPO on Skills for Trade will work under the supervision of the ILO Country Office Director. He/she will be responsible for administrative, programming, and technical support to the project on “Skills for Trade: Applying the G20 Training Strategy”.  The NPO will receive technical guidance from the STED Skills Technical Specialist at ILO HQ and from the Senior Skills Specialist in DWT/Bangkok and closely collaborate with other ILO programmes as well as with MOLISA, VCCI and other partners. The assignment is based at the ILO Country Office in Hanoi for 12 months at NOA level, with the possibility of extension subject to availability of funds.

Minimum Requirements include:

- University degree in management, economics, human resource development, education and training or other social sciences. An advanced degree would be an asset.
- At least, two years’ experience in policy research in areas such as sectoral development, industrial policy, skills policy, education and training policy. Experience in development and implementation of technical cooperation projects.
- Excellent knowledge of both Vietnamese and English.
- Knowledge of programme and budget management, project administration and evaluation concepts and procedures.
- Good computer applications, organizational and negotiation skills.
- Ability to interpret project and policy information, and to identify and analyze problems with implementation.
- Ability to take initiative, work as a team member, and to deal with people with tact and diplomacy.

Application deadline:  14 June 2013

Details of the vacancy is available at the ILO Vietnam website:

All application materials must be submitted through this website

Job Details
Organisation Name: 
International Labour Organization (ILO)
Ha Noi
Application Deadline: 
Fri, 2013-06-14