Call for Applications – Administrative Assistant

The Caribbean (NGO) Policy Development Centre (CPDC), a regional umbrella organisation for Caribbean Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) is currently undertaking a number of projects. As a result, we are in the process of recruiting an Administrative Assistant.

Application Requirements: This can be viewed using the following link – http://docdro.id/r2JEUly

Application Instructions: Qualified candidates are invited to apply for this position and submit their CV to CPDC at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/projectteamapplicationform

  • Kindly note that for Q.17  What are your preferred areas of work?, you will be required to choose the ‘Other’ and input Administrative Assistant in the field provided.

Deadline for submission: Wednesday 30th August 2017 by 5:00 pm (UTC/GMT -4)

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Call for Applications – Project Consultant (Governance)

The Caribbean Policy Development Centre (CPDC) in partnership with the European Union (EU) is currently undertaking a joint 3-year grant partnership that seeks to build the capacity of the Non-Governmental Sector in the Caribbean.

Under this Civil Society Regional Development Project which aims to improve the regional and national CARIFORUM civil society organisations’ (CSOs) effectiveness in regional development and integration processes, the CPDC is seeking to recruit a Project Consultant responsible for the Governance portfolio.

Application Requirements:

  • A Master’s Degree in a Development field plus a minimum of 2 years’ experience or a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant social science field plus 5 years’ experience working in the development sector in the Caribbean;
  • Experience coordinating multi-stakeholder processes and meetings;
  • Proven experience conducting research on relevant development topic;
  • Knowledge of key governance issues in the Caribbean and also in the NGO sector;
  • Strong project reporting competences (technical reports, policy development and analysis); and
  • Strong inter-personal skills and ability to work as part of a team.

Application Instructions: Qualified candidates are invited to apply for this position and submit their CV to CPDC at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/projectteamapplicationform

Deadline for submission: Wednesday 30th August 2017 by 5:00 pm (UTC/GMT -4)

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Call for Applications – Capacity Building Officer

The Caribbean Policy Development Centre (CPDC) is currently accepting applications for two (2) Capacity Building Officers for an anticipated USAID-funded Local Capacity for Local Solutions project that will focus on ten countries in the Eastern and Southern Caribbean (ESC) region.

Application Requirements:

  • A Master’s Degree in a Development field plus a minimum of 3 years experience or a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant Social Science field plus 5 years experience working in the development sector in the Caribbean;
  • Experience coordinating decentralised multi-stakeholder processes;
  • Proven experience providing technical support to NGOs and other development actors to improve institutional and programmatic capacity;
  • Technical expertise in capacity building issues in the Caribbean NGO sector (project cycle management, financial management, proposal writing, advocacy and lobbying, strategic planning);
  • Strong project reporting competencies (technical reports, policy development and analysis); and
  • Strong inter-personal skills and ability to work as part of a team.

Application Instructions: Qualified candidates are invited to apply for this position and submit their CV to CPDC at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/projectteamapplicationform

Deadline for submission: Wednesday 30th August 2017 by 5:00 pm (UTC/GMT -4)

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.