Research Coordinator for Cambodia (m/f/d)


Research Coordinator for Cambodia (m/f/d)

Starting as soon as possible, located in Cambodia, Phnom Penh or other City.

Contract period: May 1, 2022 to April 30, 2023 (with option to extend).

Scope: 70% position

We offer:
Cooperation in an attractive institutional environment
Creative and results-oriented work in the community and national context of Cambodia, in regional contexts in South-East Asia and collaboration with teams in Germany and worldwide respectively

Application letter with meaningful CV and salary requirement information by April 12, 2022.

Please send your documents in .docx or .pdf format. Applications must be addressed to Ms. Judith Ringlstetter () with the email subject stating “Research Coordinator Cambodia”/[+your surname in the subject line].

In the framework of the project the following position is available from May 1, 2022:

  • Scientific and organizational management of the process “water sensitive urban development Kratie” in coordination with the overall BORDA management of the project
  • Coordination of the Cambodian partners and interface management with the partners in Germany and SEA
  • Leadership in the development of the baseline study Kratie and visioning “water sensitive Kratie” in coordination with overall project management
  • Data collection and information gathering/assessment of selected fields of action for water-sensitive urban development in Cambodia
  • Organization and management of workshops at the kratie and national level
  • Collaboration and elaboration of studies and guidelines for water-sensitive urban development in Kratie
  • Support of scientific teams in data collection Kratie resp. Cambodia
  • Support in the organization of local and regional workshops
  • Communication with stakeholders on municipal, provincial and national level
  • Financial planning and financial monitoring Cambodia
  • Qualifications:
    At least 10 years of experience in designing municipal processes for water management, sustainable urban development, community engagement, and managing multi-stakeholder processes
  • Experience in developing studies, guidelines, vulnerability analyses, and designing multi-stakeholder engagement processes at the community level and in national contexts
  • Differentiated knowledge of governance structures in Cambodia
    Design and implementation of complex capacity development process at community level
  • Senior experience in managing international cooperation projects in cooperation with international organizations
  • Language skills: English and Khmer
  • Location: Cambodia, regular stays in Kratie and Phnom Penh