Education Governance Manager, Philippines

Location: Philippines
Program area: Good Governance
Deadline: May 4, 2022

This position is open to Filipino nationals only.

The Asia Foundation is a nonprofit international development organization committed to improving lives across a dynamic and developing Asia. Informed by six decades of experience and deep local expertise, our work across the region is focused on good governance, women’s empowerment and gender equality, inclusive economic growth, environment, and climate action, and regional and international relations.

The Education Governance Manager (ABC+ Project) is responsible for providing the day-to-day management and leadership of the project and ensuring effective planning, implementation, monitoring, and assessment of the USAID-funded ABC+ Project in coordination with various implementing partners, prime partner, Department of Education, local government partners, and other stakeholders. They will be responsible for ensuring compliance with donor and The Asia Foundation regulations, compliance, reporting, and other deadlines, and budget management and monitoring.

Qualifications

  • The successful candidate must have a minimum of eight years of progressively increasing management responsibility in development projects, with a majority of time working in Education, if with a master’s degree, or 10 years of related experience without a master’s degree.
  • University degree in a relevant field including Education, Political Science, International Relations, Economics, or other related degrees in the Social Sciences or Humanities.
  • Prior experience in managing USAID-funded assistance projects is desirable.
  • Experience in project monitoring, financial and grants management and budget control, strategic planning, and managing development projects

Read details about this position and more about the ABC+ project. Interested applicants should also complete the Foundation Application Form and send with a CV to [email protected] on or before May 4, 2022. Please use the email subject: [Surname]_Education Governance Manager_ABC+

The Asia Foundation is an equal employment opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to age, sex, disability, national origin, color, or any other protected class. Support will be provided to persons with disabilities in the recruitment process.

Only shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview