Jul 24, 2016

Programme Support Officer (Russian speaker)

Employer: HALO Trust
Location: Kyiv, Ukraine

The Programme Support Officer reports to the Programme Manager, and will monitor the impact of HALO’s work in the Ukraine through a variety of activities. Responsibilities include:
Coordinate qualitative and quantitative research to measure the outcomes of HALO’s activities, including data collection, analysis and write-up
Conduct and prepare case studies documenting the impact of HALO’s work
Prepare reports for donors, including collection of case studies and quantitative data on outcomes, to present HALO’s progress in line with donor requirements
Develop and prepare Programme publications, including presentational materials such as brochures, briefing documents, displays and powerpoints
Providing support to the Programme Manager on writing proposals and tenders to donors to attract additional funding
Manage donor contracts as required, tracking the progress on outputs of contracts, providing timely updates and highlighting any issues to the Programme Manager
Manage and coordinate with external partner agencies as required
Assisting with hosting visitors on the Programme
Providing support to the Programme Manager and HALO Senior Management on a range of other tasks
Travel as required across the region to fulfil the above duties.

English and Russian language skills - Proficient in spoken and written Russian
Degree in a social-science subject beneficial
An understanding of quantitative and qualitative research methods
Effective communication skills, able to produce content appropriate for the audience
Strong numeracy skills
Strong IT skills, proficient in use of Microsoft Access and Excel (experience using Access and Excel for data collection and analysis desirable)
Good cultural awareness, able to adapt to working in different cultures
A self-starter, able to organise and manage their own time
A practical and adaptable person, prepared to work and live in rural locations