We Are Hiring! Special Projects Officer

C4 Center is looking for a SPECIAL PROJECTS OFFICER to manage projects in "Building Public Participation in Public Policy: For  Accountability and Integrity". 

Project Period: 2 Years. 

Project Description:

Governance and Integrity are fast gaining traction in today’s political landscape. Malaysians have been awakened to the ills and weaknesses of our public administration, and are demanding greater accountability and responsiveness on issues of public policy and public interest.

With widespread corruption being exposed at the highest levels of political leadership, accompanied by a strong culture of impunity, C4 Center strives to change the culture of governance at every level, through increased public awareness and participation.

We advocate for greater public participation in shaping public policy through access to information, transparency in procurement processes, budgeting and open contracting & addressing the root of money politics.

C4 Center particularly targets the urban youth, young working adults and semi urban communities in our fight for good governance and respect for accountability and the rule of law.

Project responsibilities

  1. Develop and implement a 2 year action plan to roll out creative initiatives– including quality research, build creative platforms and tools to deepen civic participation on budgets, procurement and access to information and in shaping public policy that is people-centred.
  2. Organise regular events to target volunteer participation, youth empowerment and knowledge building sessions to spread awareness on contemporary issues and anti corruption efforts.
  3. Seize opportunities to build networks at all levels within civil society, political parties, government, the UN and other stakeholders.
  4. Promote and link the human rights and anti corruption framework in the context of democracy and the economy.

Requirements

  • Should have minimally 2- 3 years work experience, preferably in the field of public policy and has experience working with various sectors.
  • Good event organization skills
  • Must be proficient in English and Bahasa Malaysia
  • Must have good communication skills
  • Must be able to work independently and have good team spirit.

Salary Range: RM 2700 (Fresh Grad) and onwards for more experienced candidates. EPF and insurance benefits are included for confirmed staff.
Applications should be sent to : info@c4center.org no later than 31 January 2018.