MAP Foundation Job Vacancy : Program Coordinator - Rights for All

MAP Foundation was established in 1996 to advocate for the rights and health of migrant workers from Burma. Now, MAP has four programs – Labour Rights for All, Rights for All, Community Health and Empowerment, and MAP Multimedia. The Rights for All program focuses primarily on women migrants and dependents including children and youth (www.mapfoundationcm.org).

MAP Foundation is seeking a committed and energetic individual to coordinate our Rights for All Program in the Chiang Mai office. The coordinator will oversee a team implementing the following projects: Women’s Empowerment, Education for All, Migrant Youth Empowerment, Health Crisis Support, and Safe Schools Disaster Preparation. The projects are based both in Chiang Mai and Maesot. The Program Coordinator will support staff and monitor activities according to project objectives and indicators, including oversight of budgets and workplans. The coordinator will also participate in advocacy activities at national and international levels with collaborating networks.

The Program Coordinator’s responsibilities include:

  • Lead a team of people based in Maesot and Chiang Mai
  • Prepare monthly workplans and budgets with staff
  • Support team activities, lead team monthly meetings to follow up on project progress and ensure quality of work
  • Support staff skills development
  • Prepare quarterly reports for funders project with team leaders; liaise with funders to submit reports
  • Provide input on new proposals and budgets to the organization’s Director
  • Take part in the management of the organization as a member of the Coordinating Committee in monthly meetings. This includes organizing staff retreats and capacity building workshops, etc.
  • Represent MAP Foundation in national and international networks to advocate for migrant workers’ rights

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is committed to promoting the rights of migrant workers, migrant women and their families
  • Has solid understanding of SRHR and women’s empowerment and is knowledgeable about migrant workers’ rights issues.
  • Has experience in project management
  • Has good Burmese, Thai and English language skills (ability to speak Shan desirable)
  • Has good computer and writing skills
  • Is willing to work flexible hours when needed and to travel frequently

Salary starts at 18,000B plus consideration for experience.

If you would like to apply for the position, please send your CV with names and contact details of two referees, and a cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject heading: Rights for all Program coordinator. Please apply before 28th of February 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Interviews will be held in the first week of February 2019.

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