Project Manager – Gender Based Violence

with CARE Cambodia
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Announcement Description

CARE is an international development organization fighting global poverty, focusing on working with women and girls to bring sustainable changes to their communities. CARE was founded in 1945, today CARE works in 111 countries around the globe and supports 1631 poverty-fighting development and humanitarian aid projects to reach more than 174 million people directly and 205 million people indirectly. We work with partners to achieve lasting results for marginalized communities.

CARE focuses on empowering particularly marginalized and vulnerable women in Cambodia, including urban women who are marginalized by occupation, rural women who are denied multiple rights, and women and girls from ethnic minorities. CARE focuses primarily on the northeast of the country, Phnom Penh, and surrounding areas.

CARE aims to tackle the underlying causes of poverty and social injustice and to bring lasting change to the lives of poor and vulnerable people by strengthening gender equality and women’s voice, promoting inclusive governance and increasing women’s resilience. CARE knows that it cannot achieve this mission without a team of dedicated, passionate and qualified people.

CARE values teamwork, critical thinking, interpersonal skills and enthusiasm. CARE is committed to providing a supportive and inclusive workplace, where team members are encouraged to learn, grow and share their views. CARE promotes equality and diversity in the workplace as well as within its projects.

CARE is seeking a qualified Cambodian national candidate to fill the position of Project Manager – Gender Based Violence (PM-GBV and Disability Inclusion)

Announcement Positions

Project Manager – Gender Based Violence Apply Now

  • Category: Exec. / Management, Social Work, Community Development, Rural development
  • Type : Job Opportunity
  • Location: Phnom Penh
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Salary: $1262 - $1342

The position is based in Phnom Penh, with very frequent travel to Ratanakiri and other sites as required

  • The Summary of Job Responsibilities are listed below:
  • Strategy and Leadership
  • Project Planning and Implementation
  • Budget Management
  • Monitoring Evaluation and Learning (MEL)
  • Partnerships and Networking
  • Team Supervision
  • Other Responsibilities
  • Applicant should possess a minimum Bachelor's degree in Social Science, Project Management, or Public Health, or equivalent experience of at least 5 years in community development or project management with an International Non-Government Organization (INGO) or Non-Government Organization (NGO).
  • Applicant must have a proven understanding of Cambodian Ethnic Minorities, including their cultures, languages, and issues. Additionally, they should demonstrate expertise in project and financial management, strong training and facilitation skills, effective public speaking abilities, and proficiency in developing networks and relationships with stakeholders. The candidate should adhere to standard policies and procedures, exhibit leadership qualities, critical thinking abilities, and sound judgment.
  • Applicant must possess excellent organizational and time management skills, maintain honesty, reliability, and integrity while ensuring confidentiality. Moreover, they should advocate for gender equality and women’s empowerment, aligning with CARE’s values, including ethnic diversity and cultural sensitivity.
  • Proficiency in both Khmer and English, along with excellent Microsoft Office skills, particularly in Word and Excel, is essential.
  • While your demonstrated experience is valuable, CARE is seeking a candidate who brings existing knowledge of, or a willingness to learn about CARE, gender equality and women’s empowerment activities.
  • As with all CARE employees, you will need to uphold and promote CARE’s commitment to Child Protection and the Protection from Sexual Harassment, Exploitation and Abuse.
  • CARE will provide you with a supportive and flexible working environment designed to recognise your valuable contributions and ensure a healthy work-life balance. CARE encourages continuous improvement through learning and development opportunities.

How to Apply

Interested candidates must download and submit a CARE Application Form along with CV and cover to email provided in the contact details by the Subject “Applying for Position’s Title PM - GBV, or at the CARE Country Office . A detailed job description and application form is available on the website. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Submitted documents will not be returned. In return for your commitment, you will benefit from a comprehensive benefits package.

CARE is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including women, LGBTQI+ individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities and members of other marginalized groups. CARE International in Cambodia is committed to protecting the rights of children. CARE International in Cambodia reserves the right to conduct screening procedures to ensure a child safe environment.

CARE International In Cambodia participates in the Steering Committee for Humanitarian Response's Misconduct Disclosure Scheme. CARE International In Cambodia reserves the right to seek information from job applicants’ previous employers about incidents of sexual exploitation, sexual abuse and/or sexual harassment, and/or child abuse the applicant may have been found guilty to have committed or about which an investigation was in the process of being carried out at the time of the termination of the applicant’s employment with that employer. By submitting the application, the job applicant confirms that s/he has no objection to CARE Cambodia requesting the information specified above.


Contact Details

Office Address
  •  Billing Address - #39 (3rd floor) Street 352, Sangkat Boeng Keng Kang Ti Muoy, Khan Boeng Keng Kang, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Contact Name
  •  CARE Cambodia