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

Program Officer - Human Resource Development




                        Australian Embassy

                                                                 Exciting Career Opportunity


The Australian Embassy has the following vacant position:

  • Program Officer – Human Resource Development

This role presents 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 an experienced and dynamic individual to fill the role, with the ability to work independently and as part of a small team.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • A Bachelor degree in a relevant discipline such as international relations, international development, human resource development, gender, or program management.
  • 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 applicants will be considered on their merit.

To apply for a position at the Australian Embassy, applicants must prepare a written statement. The position description and application instructions can be found on the Embassy’s website in the “About Us” section

Applications must be submitted by midnight Wednesday 05 September 2018.