Vacancy Announcement for Yangon Regional Coordinator
People’s Alliance for Credible Elections is looking for a Yangon Regional Coordinator to support the program team for planning and implementing advocacy strategy and networking with other stakeholders.
Position: Yangon Regional Coordinator
Duty Location: Yangon
Number of Position: 1
Type of the Contract: Service Contract
Reporting to: PACE Networks Coordinator
If you are interested in this announcement, please submit your Curriculum Vitae (CV), and contact phone number to [email protected] by October 25th 2016. Only short-list candidates will be contacted for interview process.
For more information, you can contact us +95 9253379442; +95 1512646.
People’s Alliance for Credible Elections (PACE) is an independent, non-partisan, non-government domestic election observer group based in Yangon. PACE was founded in 2013 to strengthen democratic institutions in Myanmar through safeguarding citizen rights and promoting public participation in the electoral process. To promote transparency, accountability and inclusiveness in the electoral process, PACE will mainly be working on civic and voter education, election observation and electoral reform.
Upholding the principles enshrined in “Universal Declaration of Human Rights”, PACE’s work will be implemented regardless of race, religion and gender.
Moreover, PACE has signed “Declaration of Global Principles for “Nonpartisan Observation and Monitoring” by Citizen Organizations,” which is a document endorsed by more than 260 organization from 75 countries.
“PACE will work to ensure all citizens political rights including the right to vote and stand for office by engaging in activities that promote citizen participation, safeguard political and civil rights through a program of electoral observation, policy advocacy and civic education.”
Areas of Work
The PACE is an independent civil society initiative to secure every citizen’s political rights and enhance electoral transparency and accountability through:
- Citizen Observation of Electoral Processes
- Civic Education and Public Outreach
- Advocacy for Improved Electoral Frameworks
Objectives of Yangon Regional Coordinator
Under the direction of the Networks Coordinator, the Yangon Regional Coordinators is responsible for supervising the PACE activities of Electoral Reform Process in Yangon Region the Yangon Regional Coordinator is a free-lancer and expected to work 2 to 3 days per week at the PACE office.
Task and Responsibilities
- Supporting the PACE core team to implement the PACE’s activities of electoral reform process in Yangon Region;
- Coordinate with PACE core team to recruit and manage the PACE volunteers in Yangon Region;
- Attending the trainings from PACE core team to conduct survey, election observation, voter education, etc.
- Establishing and maintaining contact with local CSOs as well as electoral stakeholders;
- Submitting the monthly activities report to the PACE’s Networks Coordinator;
- Any collage degree or diploma or certificate;
- Must be a Myanmar Citizen;
- Must be able to work at under the thigh deadline;
- Familiar with CSOs work nature;
- Show integrity at work and
- Ability to organize works efficiently and deal with heavy workload.
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