UMCOR Armenia Foundation

TITLE:  Program Officer

TERM:  Full-time

OPEN TO/ ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:  All qualified candidates

START DATE/ TIME:  01 March 2019

DURATION:  1 year

LOCATION:  Yerevan, Armenia

JOB DESCRIPTION:  UMCOR Armenia is looking for a candidate for the position of Program Officer. The incumbent will assist program coordinators (PC) with daily program activities. The Program Officer will be based in UMCOR Armenia Yerevan office but will frequently travel to program sites.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Organize visits and meetings in Yerevan and rural communities;
- Compile and analyze collected field data; develop and manage data tracking system;
- Prepare and manage program documentation filing system;
- Prepare program reports and informational brochures;
- Translate program documents;
- Assist PCs in development of agreements, proposals and concept notes;
- Assist in organizing trainings for beneficiaries and partners;
- Coordinate program activities between UMCOR Armenia and partner organizations;
- Conduct monitoring of the projects activities;
- Take program photos, write success stories and prepare presentations;
- Perform other job-related tasks that may be assigned by PCs.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
- University degree, preferably in the field of Agriculture, Economics or other related field;
- At least 3 years of professional work experience, preferably with an INGO;
- Proven organizational, coordination, communication and presentation skills;
- Energetic, proactive and creative person oriented to problem solving;
- Excellent teamwork skills;
- Excellent written and oral communication skills in Armenian and English languages; knowledge of Russian language is an asset;
- High level of computer literacy; proficiency in MS Office software applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and Photoshop; skills in a wide variety of computer programs in analysis and presentations.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:  The qualified and interested candidates should submit their CV in English language to: umcor@umcor.am indicating the position title ("Program Officer") in the subject line of the e-mail. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.
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OPENING DATE:  05 February 2019

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  15 February 2019

ABOUT COMPANY:  UMCOR Armenia Foundation is a non-governmental organization that provides relief aid and development assistance. It implements programs throughout Armenia and serves vulnerable population countrywide through health, anti-human trafficking, income generation, womens' empowerment, education, disaster risk reduction, small reconstruction, food security, agricultural development and other programs.

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