Australian Embassy
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Km 4, Thadeua Road, Watnak (P.O. Box 292)

Job-Opportunity

The Australian Embassy is advertising five on-going positions:

  1. Program Manager – Human Resource Development - Applications submitted by Thursday 18 April 2024 at 5:30 PM.
  2. Program Manager – Economic Resilience - Applications submitted by Thursday 18 April 2024 at 5:30 PM.
  3. Program Manager – Infrastructure and Connectivity - Applications submitted by Thursday 18 April 2024 at 5:30 PM.
  4. Program Manager – Water Energy & Climate (Energy) - Applications submitted by Thursday 18 April 2024 at 5:30 PM.
  5. Program Manager – Water Energy & Climate (Climate) - Applications submitted by Thursday 18 April 2024 at 5:30 PM.
  6. Senior Media & Communication Officer - Applications submitted by Tuesday, 30 April 2024 at 5:30 PM.

These roles present exciting career and learning opportunities, including the opportunity to work collaboratively across the Embassy and contribute to some of Australia’s most important development programs in the Lao PDR. We are seeking experienced and dynamic individuals to fill the roles, with the ability to work independently and as part of a small team.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • A Master degree or equivalent work experience in a relevant discipline such as international relations, public policy, economics, international/community development, human resource development, gender, environment, climate change, program management or a related field.
  • Fluency in both English and Lao languages and strong written and oral communication skills in both languages.
  • High level interpersonal and liaison skills and the ability to communicate effectively.
  • An interest in, and understanding of, Australian society and culture.
  • Work experience in a relevant environment such as government, NGO or the private sector.

The Australian Embassy is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, ethnicity, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability or age. All applicants will be considered on their merits.

To apply for a position at the Australian Embassy, applicants must prepare a written statement of limited words outlining why you are interested in the role and what skills you would bring.