Project Manager in Battambang, Cambodia

Vacancy at Forum Civil Peace Service (forumZFD). Closing date: 28 January 2018

Forum Cicil Peace Service is looking for a Project Manager in Battambang, Cambodia, to start by 1 January 2018 or later for at least two or, optionally, three years with the further option of an extension.

Tasks and responsibilities

As project manager he/she is responsible for the planning, implementing and impact monitoring of conflict transformation measures in the province of Battambang and possibly neighboring provinces. S/he is responsible for the knowledge and financial management, administrative controlling (incl. reporting) and steering the project team of national colleagues.

  • Conceptualization and implementation of activities (eg. workshops, trainings, dialogue programs and fora) and projects, together with the project team in Battambang
  • Implementation of internal monitoring, evaluation and reporting systems
  • Selection and documentation of experiences and „lessons learned“ out of activities and projects, for internal documentation and evaluation;
  • Contribution to fundraising, qualification and public relations activities of forumZFD; etc.


  • Completed vocational training and/or university degree in social science, political science, regional studies Southeast Asia or similar
  • Qualification in methods of nonviolent/civil conflict transformation (or equivalent qualifications), extensive experience in designing and conducting of trainings in methods of non-violent/civil conflict transformation
  • Several years of work experience acquired abroad in the Civil Peace Service and/or development cooperation, if possible in Southeast Asia
  • Proven experience in project management and human resource management
  • Strong capacity for strategic and conceptual thinking
  • Experience in knowledge, financial and administrative management of projects, including reporting

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