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Thailand: Senior Business Intelligence (BI) Coordinator

NGO/UN Job Vacancy

Organization: Asian Disaster Preparedness Center
Country: Thailand
Closing date: 24 Nov 2017

The Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC), established in 1986, is a regional non-profit foundation with headquarters in Bangkok, Thailand supporting the advancement of safer communities and sustainable development, through implementing programs that reduce the impact of disasters upon countries and communities in Asia and the Pacific. The primary geographical focus of ADPC’s activities is Asia with the South, South East and East Asia being the primary sub-regions.

ADPC has more than 30 years of working experience in Asia along with the national and local Government of its charter member countries as well as countries of the Regional Consultative Committee (RCC) on Disaster Management. ADPC works to build preparedness at all levels, from regional, to national, sub-national and even to individual communities. Further details on ADPC and its programs can be found at

Statement of Intent:

ADPC is currently looking for a suitable candidate for the position of Senior Business Intelligence (BI) Coordinator. As part of the Strategic Planning Department under the Office of the Executive Director, the Senior BI Coordinator will support ADPC management to enhance organizational decision-making by producing internal and external business intelligence for countries in the Asia-Pacific region. Specifically, the Senior BI Coordinator will contribute to expand the work and influence of ADPC and its programs by identifying potential donors and preparing business plan information as necessary. The incumbent will obtain, analyze and evaluate a variety of information, as well as organize, interpret and present it in meaningful forms for varied audiences leading to sound decision-making and fundraising for ADPC.


It is not the intent of this Position Description to cover every aspect of the position requirements, rather to highlight the most important areas of personal and joint responsibility.

Required Qualifications and Specification:

  • Advanced degree, or combination of degrees and certificates, on program management, business administration, economics, and/or a related field (such as geospatial sciences, disaster management, natural resource management, climate risk management, agriculture, environmental science, social development or international development).
  • Strong analytical skills, including the ability to integrate data from multiple sources.
  • Minimum 4 years of working experience doing business development (business intelligence, business planning, etc.) and a related field (such as geospatial sciences, disaster management, natural resource ,management, climate risk management, agriculture, environmental science, social development or international development) in the Asia-Pacific region.
  • Demonstrated experience in business intelligence, business planning and development, budget preparation and networking.
  • Capable of designing and conducting surveys (online and field-based) and analyze survey results.
  • Excellent writing skills in English.
  • Proficient in the use of MS Excel, Access and other statistical analysis software.
  • Must be allowed to work legally in Thailand.


  • Strong networking capacity and understanding of variety of fundraising
  • Familiarity with the context of disaster risk reduction in the Lower Mekong countries and/or the broader Asia-Pacific region.
  • Strong interest to learn and contribute to the development and implementation of project/programs;
  • Team Player, excellent interpersonal skills and elements to lead a team in multi-cultural environment;
  • Experience with both qualitative and quantitative data analysis.
  • Undertake new challenges and be a creative problem-solver.
  • Willing to frequently travel in the region.


  • Support thematic departments on concept note/proposal preparation
  • Conduct research and analysis on emerging disaster risk reduction trends in the region
  • Monitoring and evaluating the organizational business development process in alignment with ADPC Strategy 2020
  • Represent ADPC in national, regional and global events to raise organizational visibility in the region
  • Other tasks as assigned by the supervisors.

Reporting Relationship:

  • Reports directly to Director of Strategic Planning Department
  • Works closely with other staff of ADPC, especially thematic Directors.

Contract: One (1) year contract with possibility of extension.

How to apply:

Interested Candidates, please submit the completed ADPC application form, (downloadable from, resume, copy of diploma(s) and certificate(s) together with a cover letter, to