Closing date: 15 August 2015

Job Description for Documentation and Monitoring Coordinator

1. Plan, implement and coordinate the area of work of documentation and monitoring
2. Monitor human rights issues and violations and update our database and websites
3. Monitor human rights issues in newspaper and keep in important paper cuttings
4. Monitor and keep news on SUARAM
5. Write the executive summary of annual human rights report and the full report
6. Plan, execute and coordinate the launch of the annual human rights report
7. Conduct other thematic research projects or fact finding mission when necessary
8. Write press statements, position papers and submissions for the organization
9. Plan, execute and coordinate the SUARAM Annual Human Rights Award
10. Help in drafting lobby papers and campaign works of the campaigners in SUARAM
11. Represent the organization in attending conferences, meeting, forums
12. Work closely with local NGOs and SUARAM’s international partners in the campaign
13. Implement activities as requested by the Executive Director

Qualifications and Criteria:

1. Bachelor’s Degree
2. Committed to human rights work
3. Good inter-personal communication skills
4. Fluent in English and Bahasa Malaysia
5. Proficiency with Microsoft Office
6. Experience and/or knowledge in report writing
7. Able to work independently and in a team effectively

Application procedures:

Interested candidates are invited to send in applications with a detailed resume indicating current and expected salary and a recent passport sized photograph to and cc to