Project Manager Education South - Sudan
The Education Project Manager (PM) shall work under the direct supervision of the Program Director/Country Director in South Sudan.
NRC Sudan has pending education proposals with several other donors.
If successful these programmes would also fall under the responsibility of the education PM.
Overall professional responsibility for all components of South Sudan education projects, including planning and implementation of projects in accordance with plans and approved budget
Under guidance and in cooperation with the Finance and Administration Manager, be responsible for keeping budget and expenditure in accordance with plans
Contribute to the development of NRC’s general country strategy, action plan and activities plan
Identify, hire, manage and follow up (including necessary capacity building) of local staff for the education project
Monitor, evaluate and suggest changes and improvements of the education project and project materials based on observations and discussions with the education staff and the Program /Country director, as well as the NRC education adviser
Prepare monthly reports to the Program/ Country Director
Ensure good cooperation and exchange of information with partners and other relevant external actors
Prepare applications and budgets for submission to donors
Prepare reports to the donors in accordance with agreements applicable to the individual grant
Consider engaging local or international experts for certain aspects of the training as relevant
Higher degree in Education or related fields of study, with minimum three years field experience with education projects.
Working experience from rural context, preferably in Africa, implementing projects in cooperating with local communities.
Project Management experience and substantial budget management skills
Experience in staff management, and ogistics/administration management
Experience in coordination and advocacy work
Significant understanding of operations in complex cultural and post war contexts, where security may be an issue
Proven communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
Proven skills in report/proposal writing
Holder of a valid international driver's license
Fluency in the English language. Knowledge of Sudan and Arabic is a asset.
All employees of the Norwegian Refugee Council should be able to adhere to our Codes of Conduct and the four organizational values: Dedicated, innovative, inclusive and accountable.
Application procedures and CV registration: Please note that you are required to enter the geographical location for all your previous positions while registering your CV.
Ability to work under pressure, independently and with limited supervision
Ability and willingness to work and live under difficult circumstances
Flexible, creative and co-operative
Practical sense and willingness and ability to contribute to logistics
Sense of humor an asset
Application Deadline: 12th August
For more information and application, visit: Project Manager Education South - Sudan Website