Opening for Project-Based Program Officer and Program Assistant

SEDPI is the premiere capacity building institution providing training, research and consulting services in the areas of microfinance, social entrepreneurship and financial literacy in the Philippines. It is composed of young and dynamic social intrapreneurs from prestigious universities.

SEDPI runs the Microfinance Capacity Building Program in partnership with the Ateneo de Manila University. It also runs the longest running Social Enterprise Business Plan competition in the Philippines with the British Council, the ‘I am a Changemaker’ program. SEDPI has trained more than 10,000 individuals on financial literacy.

Established in 2004, SEDPI worked in 23 countries worldwide reaching approximately 3,000 development organizations.

The organization is currently expanding and is looking for a project-based program officer and a program assistant.

The Project-based Program Officer (PPO) post is open for a one year contract. Fresh graduates and those with one-year experience are preferred. The PPO will conduct various research projects and training courses of SEDPI all over the Philippines on field. The PPO’s main responsibilities include gathering data through field work, writing research reports, and assisting in the conduct of training courses.

The Program Assistant (PA) post provides administrative support to the operations team. This includes data processing, logistical arrangements, and training preparations. S/he will also be in charge of completing liquidations and data encoding. Fresh graduates and working students are welcome to apply.

SEDPI offers the opportunity to hold a position with development impact; be exposed to key players in the Philippine development sector; and join a successful team of young social intrapreneurs. It is looking for young and flexible individuals who are willing to be trained and are fast learners. Passion for development work and effectiveness in working in a team are given more weight than academic qualification or professional experience.

For interested individuals, kindly send your resume and application letter to