IBON International responds to the international demand of providing support in research and education to peoples’ movements and grassroots empowerment and advocacy and links these to international initiatives and networks. IBON International initiates and implements international programmes, develops and hosts international networks, initiates and participates in international advocacy campaigns, and establishes regional and country offices where necessary and appropriate. IBON hosts the Reality of Aid Network and assists in the operations and administration of the Network.
The RoA Policy Officer will provide policy support for the advocacy campaigns, workshops and publications work of the RoA Network including policy formulation, oversight, advising, research writing and communications. The Policy Officer will get guidance from the RoA International Coordinating Committee regarding policy positions and directions.
The successful candidate will be a competent policy researcher and campaigner. S/he will be familiar with the emerging discourses on aid and development effectiveness; and has experience working with diverse civil society organisations, bilateral and multi-lateral donors. S/he will need to speak and write English to a very high standard. A working knowledge of French and/or Spanish will be desirable. Multimedia design and production skills will also be an advantage.
Work Location: Quezon City, Philippines
Contract Duration: 6 to 12 months (renewable)