Spark tuyển trợ lý thông tin và nghiên cứu

Spark tuyển trợ lý thông tin và nghiên cứu

Hạn cuối nôp hồ sơ: 17h ngày 17/9/2012

Thông tin chi tiết như sau:

Spark Center is part of the Local Capacity Development Facility (LCDF), initiated by the Netherlands Development Organization (SNV). Spark Center is proud to be co-founded by SNV, the Viet Nam Center for Community Support Development Studies (CECODES), PACT in Viet Nam and the Center for Sustainable Rural Development (SRD Viet Nam). The objectives of Spark Center’s activities are:

1. To support social enterprises in successful up-scaling and replication of proven local social and business solutions

2. To facilitate the development of transparent and dynamic individual and business capacity development services at local levels, especially where local social and business solutions are implemented

These objectives cover three 3 bottlenecks:

a. strengthening articulation of demand for capacity development services: creating opportunity for (social) enterprises, local organizations, to express demand for poverty related Capacity Development Services (CDS)

b. improving the supply of capacity development services: enhancing the outreach and quality of capacity development services

c. redirecting financial CDS flows: to sub-national level, and tapping into local resources

The Communications & Research Assistant will be working with the General Service Group and providing support to Spark Center’s Communications and Research Program and other Programs as requested.

Duration: 1 year including 2 months of probation, with possibility of extension (expected starting date from late September 2012)


Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

• Provide support to chief researchers in designing research projects, developing documents and consolidating research reports

• Coordinate the implementation of workplan, such as developing, collecting and analyzing surveys, questionnaires and interviews

• Be responsible for mobilizing necessary resources for conducting research

• Work with related stakeholders for the collection of necessary information for the research

• Draft and prepare inputs for communications materials (articles, stories, reports, newsletters and other publication), and support the dissemination of these materials

• Attend meetings, take notes and prepare minutes

• Participate and provide support to Spark Center’s events, such as marketplace in provinces

• Maintain Spark Center’s library and image database

• Manage and update Spark Movement on social media networks

• Provide support to the development of Spark Network and nurturing existing relationship

• Provide other translation, interpretation and administrative support as required by the supervisor


Desired Education, Skills and Qualifications:

• Hold a Bachelor degree in one of the following areas: Business Administration, Economics, Social Studies, Communications, or related fields

• At least 1 year working experience in media or as communications professional

• Passion for social entrepreneurship and capacity development for poverty reduction

• Good analytical skills and reporting skills

• Excellent written and spoken communication skills in both Vietnamese and English

• Good computer skills, familiar with Microsoft Office applications

• Be proactive and entrepreneurial, with excellent team work, networking, and negotiating skills

Application procedure:

• Interest Vietnamese candidates should send her/his recent CV with a cover letter to (mark “Application for the post of Communications & Research Assistant” in the subject) by latest 5.00pm, 17 September 2012.

• Acknowledgements will be sent to short-listed applicants only.