SCO tuyển Cán bộ chương trình

Chương trình Hợp tác phát triển Thụy Sĩ Khu vực Mê Kông (SCO) cần tuyển Cán bộ chương trình. Hạn nộp hồ sơ: 30/09/2010

The Swiss Cooperation Office for the Mekong Region (SCO) is the regional representative of the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) and the Swiss Agency for Develop­ment and Cooperation (SDC). Its mandate is to supervise, develop and support Switzerland’s development programme in the Mekong Region. Vietnam is a priority country of Switzerland’s Economic Development Cooperation programme. SECO is the competence centre for core issues relating to economic policy.

For our office in Hanoi, SECO is looking for a NATIONAL PROGRAMME OFFICER (NPO), Infrastructure Portfolio – 100% occupation.

The objective of the position is to support and backstop the economic development programme of SECO in Vietnam, mainly in the fields of infrastructure development with projects in the fields of waste water treatment and renewable energy, as well as private sector development, with linkages to environmental friendly technologies and responsible business behaviour. The person will work in a bilateral and multilateral framework, with Government agencies, other donors, business and non­governmental organisations.

Post­graduate degree or equivalent.
Good technical understanding/ background.
At least 5 years of relevant working experi­ences in an (inter­) national develop­ment agency and/or in the private sector. Professional experiences in managing or monitoring infrastructure projects, in implemen­ting national/international best practices, in particular on procurement, and in project cycle manage­ment.
Good knowledge of the infrastructure sector and its development in Vietnam, with special focus on water/ wastewater.
In addition, special interests on renewable energies, sustainable development/ urbanisation, and climate change related
infrastructure policies and projects.

Personal skills:

Mature, dynamic, motivated, talented professional with strong analytical skills and strong experiences in program implementation.
Excellent English skills (written and oral).
Able and willing to work efficiently in a dynamic environ­ment with an existing team.
Strong interpersonal, social and commu­nication skills.
In depth­knowledge of Vietnam’s society, business sector, local actors and/or sector related governmental institutions.
Ready to travel nationally and internationally, from time to time.

The Swiss Cooperation Office offers competitive local salaries and benefit packages. For general infor­mation about SECO and the Mekong programme, please visit or

Interested candidates for this position should submit their written application in English together with their curriculum vitae (incl. recent photo, copies of degrees, working references) and a short letter of motivation explaining why you might be the ideal candidate for this position to:
Swiss Cooperation Office Hanoi, Vietnam
SCO – Administration Department
Hanoi Central Office Building, 16th floor
44B Ly Thuong Kiet Street,
Hanoi, Vietnam
G.P.O. Box 42

Closing date for applications is September 30, 2010.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews. Applications will not be returned. Please no telephone contact after submitting the application.