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Myanmar Programme Manager (Consultant)

Salary Competitive

Based in Yangon, Myanmar

ARTICLE 19 is looking for an experienced Programme Manager who will manage all our work in Myanmar and report to headquarters in London. The Programme Manager will be responsible for ensuring our work is of high quality, with the support of the London office. She/he will also manage a team of staff in Yangon.

Their main role will be to:

  1. Ensure current and future projects are well implemented and that donors and other stakeholders are happy
  2. Identify new opportunities and new needs in Myanmar
  3. Act as the spokesperson and representative of ARTICLE 19 in Myanmar
  4. Manage the team of staff

ARTICLE 19 will be in Myanmar for many years and the Programme Manager will ensure that we are sustainable and effective. The successful candidate will become a human rights leader in Myanmar and an expert on freedom of expression on Myanmar at the international level.

Download detailed Job Description and Person Specification

Interested candidates should send a CV and covering letter highlighting how they meet the Person Spec. to

Closing date for receipt of applications:  29th August 2014

Only short listed applicants will be contacted.