Vacancy Announcement for Program Interns (Network)

 

People’s Alliance for Credible Elections is looking for Program Interns (Network) to support the program team for volunteers and network management.

Position: Program Intern (Network)

Duty Location: Yangon

Number of Position: 3

Duration of the Contract: 5 months

Reporting to: Program Officer

If you are interested in this announcement, please submit your Curriculum Vitae (CV), expected salary and a contact phone number to [email protected] by July 6 , 2020. For more information, you can contact us +95 9253379442. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.

Objectives of Program Intern (Network)

Under the direction of Network Coordinators, the Program Intern (Network) is responsible to assist the program team to manage volunteer recruitment.

Task and Responsibilities

  • Support the network coordinators to collect the photos and NRC copies of Enumerators/LTOs/STOs from State & Regional coordinators for conducting opinion polls and election observation;
  • Preparing the accreditation cards of enumerators/LTOs/STOs for the accreditation process.
  • Assist program coordinator for the accreditation process.
  • Any other job or related tasks as determined by the supervisor.

Requirements

The Program Intern (Network) must normally obtain the required knowledge, skills and attitudes in good skills of typing, word and excel, experience in data entry, research and election observation.

Other Qualifications

  • Must be able to work under the tight deadline;
  • Familiar with NGOs/CSOs work nature;
  • Show integrity at work and
  • Ability to organize work efficiently and deal with heavy workload.

Organizational Background

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 the “Universal Declaration of Human Rights,” PACE’s work will be implemented regardless of race, religion and gender.  Moreover, PACE has signed “the Declaration of Global Principles for Nonpartisan Election Observation by Citizen Organizations,” which is a document endorsed by more than 251 organizations from 89 countries and territories.

Mission Statement

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

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 and
  • Advocacy for Improved Electoral Framework

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