From Awareness Times Newspaper in Freetown

CAFOD –Programme Support Officer
Feb 2, 2009, 00:04

Based in Freetown-18 months with a possible extension of 12 months

CAFOD is the official development and relief agency of the Catholic Church in England and Wales. CAFOD Freetown is a sub-regional office supporting church and civil society partners in Sierra Leone and Liberia.

Vacancy for a Programme Support Officer

CAFOD seeks to employ a Programme Support Officer to support the development of CAFOD’s work with partners with a particular emphasis on programme /project cycle management and communication

Person Specification

University graduate in Social Science or relevant discipline

NGO experience in humanitarian or development programme/ projects -3 years minimum

In-depth knowledge and previous direct experience of project cycle management

Ability to train others in the application of project cycle management

Ability to use information communication technology to a high standard

Excellent spoken English and an ability to communicate well in writing

The successful candidate will be expected to work flexibly within a small team and be prepared to learn and adhere to CAFOD systems and procedures.

Please obtain an application pack by visiting our website:
Please submit your application no later than Thursday 12 February 2009 to

CAFOD is an equal opportunities employer

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