Regional Program Officer - East Asia

Regional Program Officer - East Asia

  • New position in regional team
  • Based in Vietnam, Cambodia or Laos
  • Two year, Fixed Term Contract

Currently operating in 21 countries throughout Australia, Africa, South Asia and South East Asia, The Fred Hollows Foundation has restored sight to well over 1 million people worldwide. We have an ambitious 5 year strategic plan that aims to take The Foundation even closer to realising our vision of ending avoidable blindness.

Reporting to the Regional Program Coordinator, you will provide high quality administration and coordination support to regional and country teams in the International Programs Division. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Program support – documentation, desk based research, analysis & evaluation and reporting
  • Liaison with in-country teams and Sydney office
  • Coordinate East Asia events and meetings
  • Contribute to compliance and planning

You have a relevant tertiary qualification (International Development or Public Health), with at least two years’ experience working in-country for an international non-profit organisation. You can also demonstrate your excellent program administration and project management skills, as well as high-level coordination and capacity to engage with global stakeholders.

How to apply & who to contact

Applications can be made via and should include a resume and covering letter addressing all areas expressed in the ‘experience, skills & attributes’ section of the Job Description. Alternatively for a confidential discussion please call Shiree Thomas, Recruitment Specialist on +61 2 8741 1962.

Closing Date for Applications: Monday 5th October 2015.

To be eligible to apply for this position you must have the appropriate right to work in either Vietnam, Cambodia or Laos.

The Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to protecting the rights of children in all areas where we work. Applicants are advised that The Foundation reserves the right to conduct police checks and other screening procedures to ensure we maintain and promote a child safe environment.

Job Details
Organisation Name: 
The Fred Hollows Foundation
Vietnam, Cambodia or Laos
Application Deadline: 
Mon, 2015-10-05