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CDA has opportunities available to apply

The Cooperative Development Authority shortened as CDA, is a government agency attached to the Office of the President of the Philippines in charge to promote the viability and growth of cooperatives as instruments of equity, social justice and economic development.

It was established under Republic Act No. 6939 also known as the Cooperative Development Authority Act, as mandated by Republic Act No. 6939, the Cooperative Code of the Philippines. Republic Act No. 6939 was repealed and was replaced by Republic Act No. 9520, otherwise known as the “Philippine Cooperative Code of 2008.” CDA’s charter was repealed an replaced on August 2019 with Republic Act No. 11364, otherwise known as the “Cooperative Development Authority Charter of 2019.” The Cooperative Development Authority (CDA), pursuant to its mandate as the lead agency for the promotion and development of cooperatives and in consonance with its function to formulate, adopt and implement integrated and comprehensive plans and programs on cooperative development consistent with the national policy on cooperatives and the overall socio-economic development plans of the government, initiated the formulation of the 2018-2022 Philippine Cooperative Development Plan.

As stated on its revised charter, some of the CDA’s powers and functions are :

  • Develop and formulate, in consultation with the cooperative sector and other concerned institutions, appropriate regulations, standards, rules, orders, guidelines and/or circulars to ensure the effective and sound operation of cooperatives;
  • Formulate, adopt and implement integrated and comprehensive plans and programs on cooperative development consistent with the national policy on cooperatives and establish an integrated framework on cooperative development for all government agencies;
  • Register all cooperatives including amendments to the Articles of Cooperation and Bylaws (ACBL), division, merger, and consolidation;
  • Authorize the establishment of branches and satellite offices of cooperatives;
  • Issue Certificate of Recognition to organized Laboratory Cooperatives;
  • Exercise supervision and jurisdiction over all types and categories of cooperatives registered;
  • Require the submission of annual reports, audited financial statements, and such reports;
  • Promulgate and issue guidelines on the specific use and utilization of statutory funds and obligations that will achieve the real intent and spirit of establishing such funds and obligations for the benefit of the cooperatives and communities they serve;
  • Prescribe and collect reasonable fees, fines or charges in the performance of its registration and regulatory functions;
  • Require registered cooperatives to develop business continuity plans to address all kinds of risks;
  • Grant awards, recognition and incentives to cooperatives, cooperative leaders and partners;
  • Order the dissolution and liquidation of cooperatives as well as the transfer of all or substantially all of their assets and liabilities;
  • Compel the cooperative to call a general or representative assembly, as deemed necessary, under the supervision of the Authority with the participation of their respective cooperative federations or unions;
  • Hear and decide inter-cooperative and intra-cooperative disputes, controversies and/or conflicts, without prejudice to filing of civil and/or criminal cases by the parties concerned before the regular courts: Provided, That all decisions of the CDA are appealable directly to the Court of Appeals;
  • Exercise such other powers and functions as may be necessary to implement the provisions of Republic Acts No. 11364 and 9520.

Interestingly, CDA has vacancies open at Region 11 and Cordillera Administrative Region Extension Office:

Careers at Region XII Extension Office

One (1) Administrative Assistant II (Human Resource Management Assistant) (SG8/ Php 18,998.00 Monthly Salary)

  • Item Number : CDAB-ADAS2-72-2017
  • Assignment : Region XII Extension Office
  • Status : Permanent
  • Education : Completion of two years studies in college
  • Experience : 1 year of relevant experience
  • Training : 4 hours of relevant training
  • Eligibility : Career Service (Subprofessional) First Level Eligibility

How to Apply

Interested applicants may send their applications to r12.hr@cda.gov.ph

  • Application letter
    • Indicate specific item number & addressed to: Dir. Elma R. OguisRegional Director
  • Duly accomplished Personal Data Sheet (CSC Form) and attached Work Experience Sheet
  • Updated CV/Resume
  • Transcript of Records / Diploma*
  • CSC Eligibility Document*
  • Employment Certificate/s*
  • Training Certificate/s*
  • Most recent performance rating**

*Must reflect credentials that meet minimum
qualification standards
**For government employees

Contact Details

Address: CHRLDC Building, Apo Sandawa Homes III, Kidapawan City, 9400, Cotabato,
 Kidapawan – Singao Rd, Kidapawan City, Cotabato

 Email: r12@cda.gov.ph
 Website: www.cda.gov.ph
Contact Number: (064) 521-0342

Careers at CAR Extension Office

One (1) Cooperatives Development Specialist I (SG11/ Php 25,439.00 Monthly Salary)

  • Item Number : CDAB-CODES1-32-2018
  • Assignment : CAR Extension Office
  • Status : Permanent
  • Education : Bachelor’s degree relevant to the job
  • Experience : None required
  • Training : None required
  • Eligibility : Career Service (Professional) Second Level Eligibility

One (1) Administrative Assistant II (Bookkeeper) (SG8/ Php 18,998.00 Monthly Salary)

  • Item Number : CDAB-ADAS2-35-2017
  • Assignment : CAR Extension Office
  • Status : Permanent
  • Education : Completion of two-year studies in college
  • Experience : 1 year of relevant experience
  • Training : 4 hours of relevant training
  • Eligibility : Career Service (Subprofessional) First Level Eligibility

How to Apply

Interested applicants may send their applications to car.hr@cda.gov.ph. Documentary Requirements (scanned or photocopy):

  • Application letter
    • Indicate specific item number & addressed to: DIR. MARIETA P. HWANGRegional Director
  • Duly accomplished Personal Data Sheet (CSC Form) and attached Work Experience Sheet
  • Updated CV/Resume
  • Transcript of Records / Diploma*
  • CSC Eligibility Document*
  • Employment Certificate/s*
  • Training Certificate/s*
  • Most recent performance rating**

*Must reflect credentials that meet minimum
qualification standards
**For government employees

Contact Details

 Address:
  4th Floor Annex Building, Lyman Ogilby Centrum
  358 Magsaysay Avenue, 2600 Baguio City

 Email: car@cda.gov.ph
   Website: www.cda.gov.ph
   Contact Number: (074) 422-0038; (074) 620-0074, 094-7975-6610

Careers at NCR Extension Office

One (1) Cooperatives Development Specialist I (SG11/ Php 25,439.00 Monthly Salary)

  • Item Number : CDAB-CODES1-34-2018
  • Assignment : NCR Extension Office
  • Status : Permanent
  • Education : Bachelor’s degree relevant to the job
  • Experience : None required
  • Training : None required
  • Eligibility : Career Service (Professional) Second Level Eligibility

One (1)Cooperatives Development Specialist II (SG15/ Php 35,097.00 Monthly Salary)

  • Item Number : CDAB-CODES2-48-2017
  • Assignment : NCR Extension Office
  • Status : Permanent
  • Education : Bachelor’s degree relevant to the job
  • Experience : 1 year of relevant experience
  • Training : 4 hours of relevant training
  • Eligibility : Career Service Professional / Second Level Eligibility

How to Apply

Interested applicants may send their applications to ncr.hr@cda.gov.ph. Documentary Requirements (scanned or photocopy):

  • Application letter
    • Indicate specific item number & addressed to: DIR. PEDRO T. DEFENSOR, JR.Regional Director
  • Duly accomplished Personal Data Sheet (CSC Form) and attached Work Experience Sheet
  • Updated CV/Resume
  • Transcript of Records / Diploma*
  • CSC Eligibility Document*
  • Employment Certificate/s*
  • Training Certificate/s*
  • Most recent performance rating**

*Must reflect credentials that meet minimum
qualification standards
**For government employees

Contact Details

Address: Lower Ground Floor Edsa Grand Residences 1105, 75 Corregidor, Bago Bantay, Quezon City, 1105 Metro Manila

 Email: ncr@cda.gov.ph
 Website: www.cda.gov.ph
Landline Number: (02) 8332-0019 / (02) 8442-9539 / (02) 8291-6422

Applications with incomplete documentary requirements will not be accepted.

It is the policy of the CDA to strictly adhere to the principles of merit, competence, fitness and equality. Towards this end, it will implement a system that will create equal opportunities for the advancement of all deserving employees of the Authority regardless of age, sex, sexual orientation, gender and gender identity, civil status, disability, religion,
ethnicity, or political affiliation.

Source: Cooperative Development Authority
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