|Date Posted:||Jun 8, 2010|
|Closing Date:||Jun 14, 2010|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Salary Range:||As per NTA salary scale policyUSD|
|Years of Experience:||5 Years|
|Contract Duration:||Not specified|
|Possibility of Contract Extension:||false|
|Probation Period:||1 month|
Deputy Project Manager will assist the Senior Projects Manager and working under his/her guidance will ensure PMU projects are provided with sufficient fiscal and material resources to achieve the project's goals in a timely manner. Further, the Deputy Project Manager is expected to ensure project support from sectors and other departments upon which the program success is dependent.
Duties & Responsibilities:
â€¢ Assist with enacting strategic and operational direction in accordance with the guidance of the Senior Projects Manager for the successful implementation of the projects.
â€¢ Help with providing strategic advice and oversight to project offices under PMU to ensure project outputs are aligned with the IARCSC overall goals and strategic PAR direction
â€¢ Coordinate interrelated activities among various related projects and between the Implementing Units of the program to strengthen efficiency and quality assurance
â€¢ Completes the performance management evaluations for the PMU projects staff and ensures that timely corrective action and needed training follow duly
â€¢ Provide consolidated analytic and quality project reports, updates and presentations for internal as well as external stakeholders use.
â€¢ Perform other duties as required for the successful completion of the projects
â€¢ Project and program management experience
â€¢ Advanced university degree or experience in related field
â€¢ Broad knowledge of the region where the assignment program is to be implemented.
â€¢ Strong analytical skills with excellent presentation and technical report writing and drafting
â€¢ Demonstrated leadership ability to manage complex projects in a team-driven setup
â€¢ Technical expertise and ability to organize and supervise multiple activities and requirements simultaneously and explain complex issues to diverse audience groups
â€¢ Strong communication (written and verbal), interpersonal and delegation skills are essential
â€¢ Prior governmental experience in program/project management desirable
â€¢ Multi-project oversight, monitoring and evaluation (M and E) prior experience
â€¢ Experience working in highly-demanding and cultural sensitive environment
â€¢ Strong computer literacy and easy to operate MS Office and Project package
â€¢ Spoken and written English as well as Dari/ Pashtu fluency required.