Vacancy: Programme Officer (Local Agent) – ECHO (Bangkok)

ECHO Regional Office in Bangkok is seeking to recruit one local staff member to be based in Bangkok for the Programme Officer position.



Ref 2019-01 – PO

The European Commission’s Directorate General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO) funds relief operations for victims of natural disasters and conflicts outside the European Union. For humanitarian aid, the Commission works with about 200 operational partners, including United Nations agencies, the Red Cross/Crescent movement and non-governmental organizations (NGOs). Aid is channelled impartially, straight to victims, regardless of their race, ethnic group, religion, gender, age, nationality or political affiliation.

ECHO Regional Office in Bangkok announces a position for a Programme Officer for its Office based in Bangkok. The vacancy announcement is open for all persons of Thai nationality and holding a valid Thai residence permit in Thailand.

ECHO is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.


As a part of a dynamic team, Programme Officer carries out activities to ensure that effective humanitarian response is delivered. He/She conducts assessments; develops strategies and represents ECHO when appropriate. The program officer may be asked to run an office and supervise staff in the absence of a TA or, when in an RSO, be in charge of regional overview tasks.

Application deadline: 17:00hrs (Bangkok time) on 25/01/2019

Read more and apply on the EU Delegation website.

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