[TimorLesteStudies] Position Vacant. Caritas Australia Country Representative Timor-Leste

Bu Wilson bu.wilson at anu.edu.au
Mon Mar 1 16:59:25 EST 2010

Positions Vacant

 Country Representative – Timor Leste
 3 year contract role based in Dili

 Caritas Australia is the Catholic Agency for International Aid and  Development in Australia and works with partners in Australia, Africa,  Asia, Latin America and the Pacific to address the causes of poverty and  bring about long term change. The Agency is a member of the Caritas  Internationalis network and is active in the network’s response to  emergencies, supporting aid and grass roots programs in nearly every  developing country.

 Caritas Australia's program in Timor-Leste is founded on a deep belief  in, and commitment to, the capacity of the people of Timor-Leste to  manage their own development.

 The Country Representative’s primary role is to manage Caritas  Australia’s humanitarian and development programs in  Timor-Leste.  This includes the management and development of 65  staff, 40+ program partners and an annual budget of AUD$1.2 Million.

 We are looking for someone with significant community development  experience, including the management of a large in-country office and  program management in a developing country context.

 Additionally you will have experience at a senior level in managing  people, programs, partners and resources in an international and/or  cross-cultural context; a demonstrated ability to lead a diverse team;  strong communication skills; and a passion for developing and empowering  others.  Enthusiasm for, and commitment to, principles of mutual  respect, justice and fairness will be essential for succeeding in this  role.

 If you believe you meet these criteria, please forward your CV and a  covering letter addressing the Selection Criteria detailed in  the position description to jobs at caritas.org.au or  contact the Human Resources Manager by Thursday 1 April, 2010.

For position description:



 Please note, only those applicants who address each item of the  Selection Criteria will be considered for the role.

 In the spirit of hope and peace, Caritas Australia works in partnership  with some of the most disadvantaged members of our global community  regardless of race, gender and religion to alleviate poverty and  injustice. Caritas Australia is committed to promoting children's  rights, as set out in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the  Child. Appointment to this position is dependent upon successful  completion of Working with Children Check and a relevant country of work  and residence Police Check.

Bu V.E. Wilson
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