Cardno Emerging Markets is seeking energetic and enthusiastic candidates to work as part of the PNDS Support Program Phase 2 (PSP2).

The Programa Nasional Dezenvolvimentu Suku (PNDS) is a major, nation-wide community development program of the Government of Timor-Leste (GoTL). PNDS aims to contribute to rural development by funding the ‘missing link’ to services – basic village infrastructure – and provide jobs and training. The Australian Government is assisting the GoTL to implement PNDS through the PNDS Support Program Phase 2 (PSP2) managed by Cardno Emerging Markets.

We currently have a vacancy for the following position:


Corporate Services Manager

  • Assist the Operations Manager in the day-to-day operations of the support program, taking lead responsibility for corporate systems and services with particular emphasis given to financial management and fraud control, prevention and response.
  • Establish and maintain corporate services management policies, procedures and systems.
  • Oversight the provision of a suite of corporate services (financial management, fraud control, HRM, payroll, asset management, administration, records) and ensure they are as efficient and effective as resourcing allows.
  • Provide high quality and professional advice about financial management and other corporate services functions.
  • Lead, manage and build the skills and capacity of a team of financial and HRM officers.


The successful candidates will work as part of a team of highly skilled professionals.

Further information about these positions including full Terms of Reference are available on our website or by emailing or direct link;

All applications must include a cover letter, responses against each of the selection criteria, CV/resume, and the details (name, phone, email) of three referees.

Applications may be submitted via email to or in hard copy to the Cardno office (Estrada de Balide, Dili).

Applications close on 14 June 2015 at 5pm Dili time.