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For the Regional Office in Denpasar (Indonesia), we are inviting experienced candidates to apply for the position of:

G4AW Country Programme Manager (M/F 100%) for Cambodia Based: Phnom Penh About ICCO

ICCO Cooperation is a Dutch organization with 50 years of experience and global presence of five regional offices. The regional office in South East Asia implements programs in Myanmar, Indonesia, Philippines, Cambodia and Vietnam. Together with our partners from the public and private sector ICCO works towards a just and dignified life for all, by promoting opportunities for economic empowerment and inclusive development. Responsible and inclusive growth is connected to ICCO’s two core principles: Securing Sustainable Livelihoods and Justice & Dignity for All. Our regional office is based in Denpasar, Indonesia. The aim of ICCO’s current program is to empower men, women and youth so they can fulfill their economic, social and civil rights. To successfully alleviate poverty, injustice and exclusion we cooperate with civil society stakeholders, public institutions and the private sector. ICCO focuses on empowering rural poor and excluded people by connecting them to inclusive and sustainable value chains, to generate income and to improve their food and nutrition security. We do this with a broad range of value chain actors including CSOs, producer organizations, local small and medium enterprises, international companies and financial institutions. In its economic development programs, ICCO improves productivity, works towards fair prices for smallholders, and lobbies together with partners for a better enabling environment. About the G4AW programs

Geodata for Agriculture and Water (G4AW) projects are public-private partnerships with the objective to improve food security in developing countries by using satellite data. Netherlands Space Office (NSO) is executing this programme, commissioned by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs. For more information, see G4AW program. The G4AW Angkor Salad program will implement a geodata based information service that supports at least 100,000 vegetables farmers in Cambodia to increase their production, income, food security and reduce their inputs of water, fertilizer and pesticides. For a better understanding of the program, please click here for more information about G4AW and here for the link to a similar program in Indonesia and Vietnam. Purpose of the job The main purpose of this position is to provide leadership and overall oversight of the G4AW program, to ensure all proposed output and outcomes are achieved in line with the agreed targets. The programme manager is responsible for providing overall oversight and administration for the G4AW program in Cambodia. The manager will serve as a country focus point to ensure all elements of the program are executed, while ensuring compliance with the Netherlands Space Office requirements and systems.


Knowledge of ICT, Geodata and business development is a must, and he/she needs to have affinity with development cooperation. Important for implementation will be the balance between development project interests and (sustainable) business interest. The manager is the central person for implementation in the country and knows the way of working in the country. Responsibilities  Program management - Manage, supervise and coordinate the work packages of the program in close cooperation with the consortium members from Cambodia and the Netherlands. - Analyze and advice the design and implementation of information (IT) systems. - Establish and maintain effective working relationships with consortium members.  Financial management - Provide guidance, quarterly check and coaching to the program staff so financial requirements are met. - Review, master, and finalize the financial progress reports. - Ensure budgets are administered in accordance with donor requirements and within the appropriate timeframes.  Business development - Builds, strengthens and manage strategic partnerships with national governments, key partners, institutions and stakeholders. - Interact with business stakeholders and subject matter experts in order to understand their problems and needs. He/she will evaluate the business need and identify and design the appropriate solution. - Advise partners and target groups on making informed decisions about appropriate ICT solutions; use professional network to identify new opportunities.  Communication & Marketing - Guide knowledge development, documentation and communication and branding in close collaboration with the donor and the country project managers. - Represent in cooperation with the ICCO regional manager, the program with different actors from private and public sector, including media. Position in the organization The G4AW country project manager is a member ICCO Regional Office South East Asia and reports to the regional manager and the G4AW overall program coordinator. Qualifications needed  MA in the field of Development Studies, Business administration, Computer information systems or related degree.  More than 5 years of relevant working experience in business and system analysis, program management and financial management in an international development cooperation context.  Relevant work experience within the South East Asia region and a relevant network in Cambodia.  Development organization (NGO) background with experience in private sector cooperation, or private sector background with an understanding of NGO ambitions.  Highly motivated and motivating individual who can lead teams, consisting of members from the public and private sector actors in a multicultural work environment.  Willingness to spend time in the field and work closely with program target groups.  Knowledgeable about Agriculture (vegetables).


Fluent in both English and Khmer.

Terms of Employment This position is for three years. The ICCO Regional Office South East Asia Terms & Conditions are applicable. The duration of assignment is 12 months with possibility for extension with two more years. The salary is in the ICCO salary scale for programme officer which is – depending on the relevant working experience – max 30.000 USD net per year (excluding 12% pension and tax). Application For information about the vacancy you can contact Kees de Ruiter, Regional Manager ICCO-ROSEA (+6281510321074/+31682045282). Please send your motivation letter and CV (up to 4 pages maximum and in English) by e-mail before April 1 to n.aeni@icco.nl. When shortlisted, you will receive an invitation. A reference check will be part of the procedure. We plan to contract the country project manager as per May 1. ICCO gives an equal-opportunity employment regardless of race, gender, religion, or political affiliations. ***

G4AW Programme Manager Cambodia  

ICCO Cooperation in South East Asia is looking for a G4AW Programme Manager to join our team in Cambodia! Apply now. Deadline: 01 April 201...

G4AW Programme Manager Cambodia  

ICCO Cooperation in South East Asia is looking for a G4AW Programme Manager to join our team in Cambodia! Apply now. Deadline: 01 April 201...

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