ICPD Project Coordinator - International Planned Parenthood Federation, Malaysia

IPPF is seeking a dynamic International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) Project Coordinator for the East & South East Asia and Oceania Regional Office in Kuala Lumpur. The role of the ICPD Project Coordinator would be to coordinate regional and national level Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) to guide civil society engagement and accelerating progress on the “International Conference on Population and Development Programme of Action” project.

Essential Selection Criteria:
  • Degree of equivalent standard of education in Communication, International Relations and other social sciences 
  • Experience in advocacy work in international development, including experience of working with UN processes
  • Track record of developing advocacy campaigns which yield results in the regional or international development arena
  • Knowledge of UN structures and processes
  • Proven track record in managing projects and budgets, and in producing project reports to funder
  • Proven track record in working with diverse stakeholder groups and inspiring them to coordinate around a shared goal 
  • Knowledge of sexual and reproductive health and rights desirable
The above position will be on a fixed term contract up to 31 July 2015, subject to review and availability of funds. Salary is negotiable depending on experiences and qualifications.

Applicants are particularly welcome from candidates openly living with HIV and AIDS and who meet the selection criteria. IPPF is committed to equal opportunities and cultural diversity. Candidates from all sections of the community are welcome to apply.

Please note that IPPF has a Protection of Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults policy in place and you will be bound by this policy if recruited.
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. The selected candidate is tentatively expected to start work on 15 September 2013.
How to apply:
Applicants should submit their resume and a cover letter indicating their availability and interest in the position, by 15 August 2013 to:

The Regional Director,
No. 246 Lorong Enau off Jalan Ampang
50450 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia;
Email: jobs@ippfeseaor.org