Sep 23, 2019

Coordinator Social & Economic Empowerment Department

  • BGW Counseling & Social Services Center Ethiopia
  • Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Full Time NGO Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

Job Duties

Coordination of activities carried out by the Social and economic empowerment Department including staff assignment;

Development of project proposals, annual plans and reports with regard to the department for administration, government and funders (in Amharic and English)

Development of monitoring & evaluation instruments for the activities of the department; and evaluation of program activities on a regular base;

Assessment of clients at their residence for enrollment into the program

Activities directly related to the clients:

  • Problem analysis related to health and psychosocial condition
  • Drafting of empowerment plan together with clients;
  • Individual, family and group counseling
  •  Pre & Post test counseling; Adherence counseling

Conducting awareness raising activities within the community

    • Organizing and conducting training on basic business skills, life skills, job readiness, home based care, etc.
    • Supervising staff including home and community caregivers;
    • Forming unions and credit associations and create linkage with microfinanceAssessing and identifying talents, interests, skills, experiences and capacity of clients with regard to employment possibilities and opportunities.

Job Requirement


  • First degree in sociology or social work and health background from recognized college or university;
  • Training and certificate in HIV-counseling, VCT, Psychological support to PLHIV and Community conversation
  • Training and certificate in Basic business skill and entrepreneurship training


  • Minimum of 6 years’ experience in related field

Technical and other skills

  • Strong counseling skills;
  • Strong communicating skills in addressing clients, stakeholders and colleagues;
  • Writing skills (in English and Amharic) for reporting and proposal writing;
  • Computer skills
  • Coordination skill
  • Organizational skills

How to Apply

Deadline for application:  October  4, 2019

Qualified and interested candidates are requested to send their application letter with motivation, CV and copy of testimonials (non returnable) to the following address:

Brothers of Good Works Counseling & Social Services Center

Tel: 0111221209/10
P.O. Box 19934
Addis Ababa

Alternatively, applicants can also drop their application letter and a copy of the supporting documents at the gate of our office, Arada Kifle Ketema, Woreda 7, Around Janmeda (Feresegna Gibi) in front of Bright International license School.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for practical test and interview.