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Reporting Officer (Based in Goroka)

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Eastern Highlands, Papua New Guinea

Non Government Organisations (NGOs)


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Join CARE International in PNG and be part of an organisation that serves the needs of Papua New Guineans living in remote PNG.

CARE is an international development and humanitarian aid organisation fighting global poverty, with a special focus on working with women and girls to bring lasting change to their communities. CARE works with communities to help overcome poverty by supporting development efforts and providing emergency assistance. We believe supporting women and girls is one of the most effective ways to create sustainable outcomes in poor communities.

Pikinini Kisim Save Program is a large 3-year education program funded by the Australian Government through the PNG Partnerships Fund (PPF). The program, will work in consortium across 4 provinces. The program aims to address the gaps in elementary education by strengthening existing education stakeholders and service providers in three key areas: 1) quality of elementary teaching to improve literacy learning outcomes; 2) community and parental support for girls’ education; and 3) subnational management and coordination in the education sector. Consortium partners include INGOs, government agencies, tertiary educational institutions, and Church Education Agencies.

We are looking to hire highly motivated individuals who can fill the roles of:

Reporting Officer (Based in Goroka)

The Reporting Officer is responsible for providing reporting and compliance support to CARE project implementation team, project partners and sub-grantees, and ensuring reporting is in accordance with CARE and donor requirements. This role with support from the Pikinini Kisim Save Grants Manager ensures that partner narrative reports are submitted correctly and on time and contributes to high quality donor reporting.

Key Responsibilities

Compliance and Monitoring of Program Implementation

  • Ensure knowledge and compliance of donor regulations and CARE PNG policies and protocols
  • Work collaboratively with the Grants Manager in developing (narrative) reporting templates
  • Review project implementation reports and partner quarterly narrative reports to ensure activities are on track and in-line with work plans and compliant with donor regulations and CARE PNG policies and protocols

Partner and Sub-Grantee Management

  • Support the Grants Manager in the preparation and monitoring of partner MOUs, agreements or sub-grantee contracts and ensure compliance with donor and CARE requirements
  • Support timely & accuracy of submission of narrative reports by partners or sub-grantees
  • Work with partners and sub-grantees to ensure all necessary policies and protocols are in place, in alignment with CARE and donor requirements, including child protection, anti-fraud and anti-terror
  • monitor partners to identify capacity gap with reporting requirements and identify training needs
  • Provide support visits to partners and sub-grantees to build skills and capacity in relation to contract and reporting requirements

Experience and Qualifications

  • Minimum technical diploma and/or vocational training in Policy and Administration or other related fields and/or minimum 3 years relevant work experience, preferably with an International Non-Government Organisation (INGO);
  • Demonstrated experience in following standard policies, procedures and processes and ensure the implementation of basic standard transactions;
  • Demonstrated excellent organisational and time management skills and ability to work under pressure and to organise and manage workload to meet deadlines;
  • A willingness to learn about CARE, gender equality and women’s empowerment activities;
  • Proven ability to manage and acquit a cash advance;
  • Demonstrated good interpersonal skills, sound judgment, planning, problem solving and team building skills;
  • Demonstrated characteristics in honesty, reliability, trustworthiness with the ability to maintain confidentiality;
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute to group objectives and work effectively in a group setting;
  • Intermediate communication skills in Pidgin and good oral and written English; and
  • Good in Microsoft Office with knowledge in Microsoft Word and Excel

For more information, request a copy of the full position description/s including terms and conditions via the below details or phone: 532 2740 or mobile 7196 8447.

To apply, address the selection criteria in a letter of application and also include a Resume (CV) with 3 referees and supporting documents via email: or mail to:

P.O Box 1157, Goroka, 441 Eastern Highlands Province.

The closing date for this position is Wednesday 25th July 2018

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

CARE PNG is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages women to apply.

CARE PNG is a Child-Safe Organization.

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CARE International in PNG

CARE is a leading humanitarian organization fighting global poverty. We place special focus on working alongside poor women because, equipped with the proper resources, women have the power to help whole ...
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532 2766

P.O Box 1157, Goroka, 441 Eastern Highlands Province.

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