• Program Specialist - Climate Resilience Makati
  • Plan International in Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines
  • jobs
  • 4 weeks ago

jobs description

Plan International Pilipinas Foundation Inc. is a local non-government, non-religious, and non-political development and humanitarian organization committed to enabling children to live free of poverty, violence, inequality, and injustice.

We are committed to gender equality and actively work with and engage children, communities, other people, and institutions in addressing the root causes of poverty and gender inequality. We support children and young people, especially the most vulnerable, to build the skills, knowledge, and confidence they need to claim their rights to a fulfilling life, today and in the future. We focus on girls, young women, and other marginalized groups so that they can improve their well-being and achieve their full potential.

Join Our Team: Program Specialist – Climate Resilience

Project: Climate Resilience Project

Role Overview: As the Program Specialist – Climate Resilience, you’ll be our frontline advocate for resilience. Your expertise will empower... communities to thrive in the face of climate challenges.


• University degree in Health or related field.
• An advanced degree is an advantage.

• Five years in implementing health programs related to climate resilience.
• Three years in community development, including research, planning, and project evaluation.

Skills & Training:
• Technical support and advice to field staff or partners.
• Training in Nutrition, Early Childhood Care, Maternal Health, WASH, and more.
• Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
• Effective relationship building and behavior influence.

Language Proficiency:
• Good command of both oral and written English.

• Based in the Philippines and a Filipino national.
• Open to fieldwork in project-covered areas.

Together, let’s build resilient communities!

Location: Makati City, with frequent field work to the project areas.

Type of Role: Fixed-term (until December 2024, with possible extension)

Reports to: Portfolio Manager - Disaster Risk Management, Resilience Building and Climate Change Adaptation

Flexible working arrangements

Competitive compensation package (local T&C)

Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the very heart of everything that Plan International stands for.

We want Plan International to reflect the diversity of the communities we work with, offering equal opportunities to everyone regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

Plan International is based on a culture of inclusivity and we strive to create a workplace environment that ensures every team, in every office, in every country, is rich in diverse people, thoughts, and ideas.

We foster an organisational culture that embraces our commitment to racial justice, gender equality, girls’ rights and inclusion.

Plan International believes that in a world where children face so many threats of harm, it is our duty to ensure that we, as an organisation, do everything we can to keep children safe. This means that we have particular responsibilities to children that we come into contact with and we must not contribute in any way to harming or placing children at risk.

A range of pre-employment checks will be undertaken in conformity with Plan International's Safeguarding Children and Young People policy. Plan International also participates in the Inter Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme. In line with this scheme we will request information from applicants previous employers about any findings of sexual exploitation, sexual abuse and/or sexual harassment during employment, or incidents under investigation when the applicant left employment. By submitting an application, the job applicant confirms their understanding of these recruitment procedures.

Please note that Plan International will never send unsolicited emails requesting payment from candidates
Makati Metro Manila Philippines


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