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IBON International Job Opportunities


Interested applicants may send their resumes to apadilla@iboninternational.org 
(cc mtayabas@iboninternational.org), addressed to Amy V. Padilla, Deputy Director.
Note: Deadline for applications is on November 28,2014.


 Position title:


 Reporting to:

 CPDE Coordinator and Programme Manager


 Working with:

 CPDE Communications Officer

 Position purpose:

IBON International responds to international demand to provide support in research and education to peoples’ movements and grassroots empowerment and advocacy and links these to international initiatives and networks. IBON International initiates and implements international programmes, develops and hosts international networks, initiates and participates in international advocacy campaigns, and establishes regional and country offices where necessary and appropriate. IBON is the fiscal sponsor of the CSO Partnership for Development Effectiveness (CPDE) programme and hosts the CPDE Global Secretariat.

The Webmaster is tasked to ensure CPDE’s online presence utilising communication channels centred around the maintenance of a dynamic and interactive website including its social media interface.  The Webmaster is also tasked to contribute to improving internal communications and knowledge management systems though administration of email listserves and online database/intranet.


 Key contacts:

  • Members of the CPDE Communications Working Group
  • CSOs in Africa, Asia, Latin America, Europe and North America; donor and developing country governments; officials in organisations such as the OECD, UNDP and UN DCF, etc.
  • Agencies providing services on graphic design, web developers, IT & social media practitioners, as needed

Issue date and deadline

 Issued: Nov 13, 2014

Application deadline: Nov 28, 2014  

 Location of work


 Contract duration

 One year with 6 months probation; renewable until end of 2016


 Key responsibilities

Key elements

% Time

 Website development and  management

  • Ensure CSOs and key stakeholders find relevant information about the CPDE in the website
  • Work- out web development and technological enhancements
  • Coordinate website content, website marketing, and management
  • Design and ensure user interface of website’s interactive components 


 Social media mobilisation and  management

  • Develop or cause to develop CPDE’s social media plan
  • Produce social media outputs
  • Mobilise CPDE members to contribute to social media outputs, share and disseminate CPDE social media products


 Internal Communications and  Knowledge Management

  • Administer/moderate the various listserves of CPDE
  • Manage the intranet and online database
  • Work with other Global Secretariat staff in meeting the internal communications and knowledge management requirements of CPDE



  • Coordinate and operate within the guidance of the Communications Working Group
  • Work with the Communications Officer in the preparation of the annual workplan and budget communications component of the CPDE programme
  • Participate in CPDE events, if requested by the CPDE Co-chairs
  • Any other tasks as instructed by the Communications Officer, the Global Coordinator or the Programme Manager




Interested applicants may send their resumes to apadilla@iboninternational.org 
(cc mtayabas@iboninternational.org), addressed to Amy V. Padilla, Deputy Director.

Position title:


 Reporting to:

 International Director and to the Finance Manager

 Location of work

 Quezon City, Philippines

 Contract duration

 One-year with 6 months probation; renewable

Key Responsibilities

  • Files and keeps records of all financial transactions (receipts and expenses) of the organization
  • Maintains cash receipts and deposits books
  • Verifies, allocates, and posts details of business transactions to subsidiary accounts in journals or computer files from documents, such as sales slips, invoices, receipts, check stubs, and computer printouts.
  • Reconciles and balances accounts (weekly, monthly, yearly)
  • Issues a monthly financial report that includes Balance Sheet, Statement of Income and Expenses, Changes in Fund Balances, and schedule and summary reports
  • Prepares monthly reports on accounts receivables, accounts payables and inventory
  • Prepares monthly bank reconciliation
  • Assists in the preparations of withholding, Social Security, and other government reports
  • Assists in budget preparation
  • Assists in the annual audit by preparing all audit requirements and attending to the auditors’ inquiries
  • Other Ad-Hoc activities
  • Any other tasks assigned by the International Director and the Finance Manager that will further the work of the Finance Department


Person specifications: experience, skills and knowledge

Required experience, skills and knowledge

  • Graduate of B.S. Accountancy
  • At least one (1) year relevant experience in General Accounting and Bookkeeping: preparation of financial reports and handling bank transactions
  • Knowledge in Microsoft Office applications particularly Excel and Word


Desirable experience, skills and knowledge

  • Good oral and written communication skills  
  • Team player
  • Extremely flexible, working with a constant influx of information
  • Mathematical and analytical skills
  • Ability to concentrate/focus on details
  • Typing skills
  • Can work with people at all levels of an organization
  • Knowledge in Quickbooks is preferred


Commitment to IBON International’s purpose and objectives