Location: Bangkok, Thailand Contract: Permanent Hours of work: 35 Salary: Circa 720,000 THB per annum
The gross annual salary will be paid in twelve monthly payments in arrears on the last working day of each month. Salaries will be paid net of deductions in respect of local regulatory requirements and any statutory orders.
What we offer
• Fair and competitive pay rates within the sector • Substantial annual leave with the possibility of buying or selling leave • Medical insurance • Travel insurance
About the Role
This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled and motivated Programme Support Officer to join our dynamic team. Reporting to the Regional Programme Development & Resourcing Manager and liaising with the wider Leonard Cheshire International Team, you will monitor programme delivery in Thailand and undertake other programmatic activities as required for the development of new programmes, fundraising and compliance. The position is also responsible for team support and administration to ensure efficient operation of the regional office. You will manage the programmes and partnerships at the local level in alignment with the requirements of the legal systems and operations in country.
You must be educated to a degree level and have demonstrable administration experience. You must also have experience of implementing projects in Thailand and in an international non-government organisation. You will be able to develop reports, liaise with external stakeholders and show a good understanding of local laws and tax requirements.
We are looking for a creative self-starter, with excellent attention to detail, strong organisational and computer skills, and the ability to handle multiple and varied tasks simultaneously. You must have excellent written and verbal communication skills in both in Thai and English.
An understanding of disability issues is not essential but would be advantageous.
We seek candidates with a genuine commitment to the values and ethos of Leonard Cheshire who are excited by this opportunity to make a difference to the lives of people with a disability. Leonard Cheshire welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
About Leonard Cheshire
Leonard Cheshire is one of the world’s leading charities supporting persons with disabilities. We believe that persons with disabilities should have the freedom to live their lives the way they choose – with the opportunity and support to live independently, to contribute economically and to participate fully in society. Our international development programmes support children in school and disabled adults into employment across Africa and Asia. We have established local partners in countries of operation whom we have worked with for a number of years. Our ambitious new five year international strategy aims to enrich lives and promote independence for more than 100,000 people with disabilities across Africa and Asia.
Please note that this position is open only to Thai nationals and a police check will be required for this role as well as the right to work in Thailand.
Shortlisting for this role may take place as applications are received, therefore we reserve the right to close this vacancy once a suitable candidate has been appointed.