Opportunities
Deadline: 10 Nov 21

Position: Finance Officer

Finance



Employment Type: Full-time
Salary: N/A
Application Deadline: 10 Nov 21
Days left: 17 days
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CDRI- Cambodia’s leading independent development policy research institute, working to produce high quality, influential and impactful development knowledge through policy research and capacity development, is seeking Cambodian national applicants for the position of Finance Officer to be based in the CDRI Finance Unit.

The Finance Officer is responsible to assist the Finance Manager in managing the accounting systems and monitoring income, expenditures, and resources of the Institute. Furthermore, the position is responsible for finance-related activities, designed to support the achievement of CDRI’s mission and strategic objectives.

Major Responsibilities:


  1. Implement and monitor financial policies and procedures in compliance with CDRI policy and manuals and following donor and/or government requirements when applicable.
  2. Process timely staff payroll and cash wages, withholding taxes on salaries to be paid to the tax department, etc
  3. Supervise the accounting assistant to ensure effective and efficient implementation of their functions and areas of responsibility
  4. Prepare financial cash flow budgets, including proactive action to meet temporary cash shortcomings
  5. Responsible for the full compliance with the CDRI financial manual and the application of international accounting standards.
  6. Develop, implement and monitor effective systems for the financial record.
  7. Ensures the safe and timely filing of financial documents including complete and accurate supporting documentation, for easy reference and clear audit trails.
  8. Maintain, and upgrade CDRI ’s computerised accounting system
  9. Be secures all systematically financial balances, reconciled monthly and those un-reconciled items are consistently followed up.
  10. Prepare and update financial reports for Institution and partners/donors as required.
  11. Facilitates external audits in accordance with CDRI and donor requirements.

Minimum Qualifications:


·         5 years of accounting experience working with an international organisation; dealing with international development partners, donors (e.g. USAID, IDRC).

·         A degree in accounting or other finance-related disciplines; or professional accounting qualification (e.g. ACCA).

·         Excellent computer skills with good working knowledge in financial and accounting applications: QuickBooks, Excel Advance, Outlook, etc.

·         Knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting, and cost control procedures.

·         Ability to analyse and interpret financial data and prepare financial reports, statements and/or projections.

·         Good communication skills in Khmer and English are necessary. 

Benefits package: CDRI provides a competitive remuneration package to staff commensurate with qualifications and experience. In addition to an attractive salary, we also provide other benefits including separation pay, seniority indemnity, pension, medical and accidence insurance, support for staff capacity building plan, and annual performance review and promotion. Application letter, detailed CV, and list of three professional referees (names, position, e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers) must be received by the HR and Administration Unit, CDRI, P.O. Box 622, Phnom Penh Cambodia, or e-mail: hr@cdri.org.kh by 10 November 2021.

Only short-listed candidates will be notified.

Announcement- Fianance Officer
Opportunities
Deadline: 10 Nov 21

Position: Research Associate/Fellow

Centre for Governance and Inclusive Society



Employment Type: Full-time
Salary: N/A
Application Deadline: 10 Nov 21
Days left: 17 days
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CDRI—Cambodia’s leading independent development policy research institute working to produce high quality, influential and impactful development knowledge through policy research and capacity development, is seeking ambitious and highly qualified Cambodian nationals for the position of Research Associate /Fellow to be based in the Centre for Governance and Inclusive Society.  

Job summary: Research Associate/Fellow works independently (or in team) contributing to initiating, mobilizing fund for, implementing and managing policy relevant, and high-quality research projects, and policy engagement activities, in line with the Institute’s strategy.

Major Responsibilities:


  • Research: to lead (or take part) in the implementation of research projects/programs (methodology and conceptualisation, fieldwork management, data analysis, write reports, publications, and dissemination activities).
  • Grant application: to identify new opportunities and develop research proposals for submission to granting agencies.Management and supervision: to contribute to the Center’s strategy development, and implementation of work plan and budget. To mentor and supervise junior researchers and team members.

  • Communication and external relations: To build and sustain relations and strategic partnerships building with government counterparts, donors, researchers, and other stakeholders to foster collaboration, generate and share learning, raise profile and attract new potential funding.

Minimum Qualifications:


  • A Master’s or other advanced degree (PhD preferred) in political science, sociology, public policy, anthropology, development, history or other related fields.
  • At least two years (five years for fellow) experiences in research or research related fields.
  • Proven track record of policy-oriented, political, and socio-economic research, and advance economic analysis publications.
  • Expertise in qualitative and/or quantitative methodologies.
  • Knowledge of statistics, familiarity with STATA or other data management and analytical packages (preferable).
  • Strong analytical and communication skills, experience in mentoring, and commitment to professional development of young researchers.
  • Comprehensive understanding of socioeconomic and political development in Cambodia and the region.
  • Commitment to policy research and research capacity development in Cambodia. 
  • Excellent communication skills in English and Khmer, both oral and written.

Benefit packages: CDRI provides a competitive remuneration package to staff commensurate with qualifications and experience. In addition to attractive salary, we also provide other benefits including separation pay, seniority indemnity, pension, medical and accidence insurance, support for staff capacity building plan, and annual performance review and promotion. For further details about this post and CDRI, please refer to the CDRI website: http://www.cdri.org.kh. Application letter, detailed CV, sample publications and list of three professional referees (names, post and e-mail addresses and telephone numbers) must be received by the HR and Administration Unit, CDRI, P.O. Box 622, Phnom Penh Cambodia, or e-mail: hr@cdri.org.kh by 10 November 2021.

Only short-listed candidates will be notified

Announcement CGIS associate or Fellow
Opportunities
Deadline: 10 Nov 21

Position: Research Associate/Fellow

Centre for Policy Research in Agriculture and Rural Development



Employment Type: Full-time
Salary: N/A
Application Deadline: 10 Nov 21
Days left: 17 days
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CDRI—Cambodia’s leading independent development policy research institute working to produce high quality, influential and impactful development knowledge through policy research and capacity development, is seeking ambitious and highly qualified Cambodian nationals for the position of Research Associate /Fellow to be based in the Centre for Policy Research in Agriculture and Rural Development (CPARD). 

Job summary: Research Associate/Fellow works independently (or in team) contributing to initiating, mobilizing fund for, implementing and managing policy relevant, and high-quality research projects, and policy engagement activities, in line with the Institute’s strategy.

Major Responsibilities:


  •        Research: to lead (or take part) in the implementation of research projects/programs (methodology and conceptualisation, fieldwork management, data analysis, write reports, publications, and dissemination activities).
  •         Grant application: to identify new opportunities and develop research proposals for submission to granting agencies.
  •          Management and supervision: to contribute to the Center’s strategy development, and implementation of work plan and budget. To mentor and supervise junior researchers and team members.
  •          Communication and external relations: To build and sustain relations and strategic partnerships building with government counterparts, donors, researchers, and other stakeholders to foster collaboration, generate and share learning, raise profile and attract new potential funding.

Minimum Qualifications:


  • A Master’s or other advanced degree (PhD preferred) in economics, agricultural economics, development economics, or other related fields.
  • At least two years (five years for fellow) experiences in research or research related fields.
  • Proven track record of policy-oriented, political, and socio-economic research, and advance economic analysis publications.
  • Expertise in qualitative and/or quantitative methodologies.
  • Knowledge of statistics, familiarity with STATA or other data management and analytical packages (preferable).
  • Strong analytical and communication skills, experience in mentoring, and commitment to professional development of young researchers.
  • Comprehensive understanding of socioeconomic and political development in Cambodia and the region.
  • Commitment to policy research and research capacity development in Cambodia. 
  • Excellent communication skills in English and Khmer, both oral and written.

Benefits package: CDRI provides a competitive remuneration package to staff commensurate with qualifications and experience. In addition to attractive salary, we also provide other benefits including separation pay, seniority indemnity, pension, medical and accidence insurance, support for staff capacity building plan, and annual performance review and promotion. For further details about this post and CDRI, please refer to the CDRI website: http://www.cdri.org.kh. Application letter, detailed CV, sample publications and list of three professional referees (names, post and e-mail addresses and telephone numbers) must be received by the HR and Administration Unit, CDRI, P.O. Box 622, Phnom Penh Cambodia, or e-mail: hr@cdri.org.kh by 10 November 2021.

 Only short-listed candidates will be notified

Announcement CPARD associate or Fellow (2021)