Current Hiring Practices and Trends in the Development Sector
- BY David Mackenzie
The Project Manager will be responsible for a 30-month EuropeAid-funded grant supporting Syrian families in central Syria through agriculture, livestock and small business support. The Project Manager will have leadership responsibility for the overall management of the EuropeAid award, which will primarily be implemented through a local partner. S/he will provide strategic and operational leadership to develop and implement a successful program. The Project Manager will ensure adherence to overall technical and programmatic quality in implementation, compliance with EuropeAid rules and regulations, and the timely submission of all deliverables, including annual work plans, performance monitoring plans, reports as required. The Project Manager will be responsible for the overall direction and coordination of the activities of any sub-recipient partners under the agreement in coordination with the EuropeAid project team.
Qualifications and experience
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