The “Alola Foundation”  was established in 2001 by Mrs. Kirsty Sword Gusmao, the former First Lady of Timor-Leste. Alola is a non government organization, operating in Timor-Leste to improve the lives of women and children.  The organization seeks to nurture women leaders and advocate for the rights of women, our motto is “Strong Women, Strong Nation” and has programs in Maternal & Child Health, Advocacy, Education and Economic Development. Alola Foundation is led by a Board of Management and currently moving towards a management team that is entirely Timorese led.

Currently we are looking for national qualified person to fill the following position as: 

EDUCATION PROGRAM MANAGER, FUNDASAUN ALOLA,   to improve quality of freedom and access to education.

Key Competencies Required:

·        Minimal two or tree years of experience in the area of Education Program management in National or international NGO.

·        Proficiency in English language, both verbal and  written.

·        Fluently in Tetum and Indonesia

·        Ability to design proposal, lobbying donor, budgeting and report writing

·        Strong interpersonal communication skill and ability to work and communicate with employees at all level.

·        Strong Organizational and management skill to include task and time management.

·        Experience in managing and leading a small and large team

·        Good capacity and knowledge on decision making and leadership (Collects and structures the available data impacting the project, Makes timely decisions based 

       on facts, circumstances, and needs).


How to Apply:

Please submit your applications with curriculum vitae with two references and other relevant supporting documents (including academic qualifications) before 24 June 2020 to Human Resource Department, Alola Foundation Office at Rua; Bispo de Madeiros, Mascarenhas-Dili, Timor-Leste (Infront of the Policy Military Office).

 Noted: Only Shortlisted will be directly contacted for the interview.


For a copy of the Job descriptions, please Email: 

(Human Resources Coordinator)  
Applications close 5pm 24th June 2020.


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