IDH is currently looking for a staff member who can support the activities in the area of sustainable development of Vietnam apparel and footwear sector, including building, electrical, and fire safety. The person would be in charge of a small team of employees and a larger team of service providers, to manage the two programs of Race to the Top (RttT; focussed on reducing the environmental footprint and the worker enagment in productivity improvement) and Life and Building Safety Initiatives (LABS) in Vietnam (focussed on the assessment and remediation of the structural, fire, and electrical risks, as well as the evacuation readiness). Next to that an important part of this role is the engagement with the Vietnamese government to align program approaches and objectives and Vietnamese government policy under the Public and Private Partnership Cooperation Agreement.
The Program Manager, based in Ho Chi Minh City and reporting to the IDH Program Director Cotton and Apparel with regular connection with IDH Vietnam country manager, is responsible for the successful implementation of IDH’s apparel and footwear program in Vietnam. The Program Manager will work closely with a diverse group of stakeholders, including the Vietnam Government and the Vietnam apparel and footwear industry.
Core Job Functions
Candidates will be selected on the basis of seven key criteria:
Supporting the requirements
IDH offers a challenging position with opportunities for growth within an enthusiastic and passionate team. As an IDH team member you can contribute to positive global change. The position is for 40 hours per week. The successful applicant will be offered a consultancy contract for one year with competitive remuneration, but with the possibility to extend.
How to apply
Interested candidates should send their CV/resume and application letter (in English), explaining your interest and capabilities for the position, to Iris van Oort, HR Officer, at firstname.lastname@example.org before August 10th, 2017.
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