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Programme Officer, India

The Programme Officer is a hands-on role responsible for the daily management and delivery of the ETP global monitoring programme. The programme officer will work closely with Programme Managers both in India and the UK to ensure efficient and effective operation of ETP’s core activities in both regions. This will include but won’t be limited to monitoring and certification targets (Rainforest Alliance, trustea etc,) producer support projects, finance, and administration.

Download full job description here: Programme Officer, India, Roles & Responsibilities 8-12-14

Please send a CV and a two-page cover letter in English outlining why you feel you would be suitable for this position to Diya Sharma diya.sharma@ethicalteapartnership.org

Application deadline: 31st December 2014


China Programme Coordinator

The programme coordinator will assist ETP’s regional manager in China with the engagement of tea producers and their participation in ETPs monitoring programme.  You will represent ETP to tea producers, the larger tea industry, and the CSR industry in China.  Your primary activities will include providing training and assistance to tea farmers, tea factory staff, and management to help them achieve international standards relating to production, environment, and social standards.  This will include both preparing sites to be audited against the ETP Global Standard, and assisting with remediation following the audit.

This is a home-based position, however there will be extensive travel within China, particularly during the tea seasons.

Employment arrangement

The successful candidate may be employed directly by FESCO on behalf of ETP, or directly by ETP on a consultancy agreement. 


Please send your CV and maximum two page covering letter, in Mandarin, to john.qin@ethicalteapartnership.org. The covering letter should explain why you are attracted to the position, and why you think you have the right qualities to carry out the role successfully. Applications without a covering letter will not be considered.

This is an open recruitment until we find the right candidate for the job. We regret that unsuccessful candidates may not be contacted.

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