Thursday, November 12, 2009

Education Development Center (EDC), Grant Associate, Deadline November 20, 2009.

Education Development Center (EDC)
Education Development Center Inc. (EDC), a US-based, non-profit education research and development organization, is implementing the USAID Prepara Ami ba Servisu (PAS) program in Timor Leste. This program provides young, minimally-educated rural men and women with a workforce preparation program that combines off-the-job instruction with on-the-job training.

We are currently seeking dynamic and qualified person for the following position:

1.       Grant Associate
The Grant Associate will be working closely with the local partners to ensure financial and administrative compliance of sub-grantees are achieved.  This includes review and monitoring of the monthly financial reports of the local partners including but not limited to the review of receipts, vouchers, cash forecast and liquidation.  Occasional trips to districts may be necessary for site visit and monitoring. 
The successful candidate should have at least 2-3 years relevant experience from reputable organization. 
Attractive remuneration awaits the right candidate.
For the above position, candidates must be Timorese citizens. Candidates must have a working knowledge of English (reading, writing and speaking) and must speak Tetun and/or Bahasa Indonesian.

All applicants should submit a CV highlighting relevant work experience and three references with phone numbers and/or email addresses included. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.  All applications are due by November 20, 2009 but will remain open until position is filled.  Applications should be sent to