Deadline : 28 May 2020
Chemonics is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Deputy Team Leader-Operations in Myanmar.
The mission of Chemonics is to promote meaningful change around the world to help people live healthier, more productive, and more independent lives.
Key Jobs Responsibilities
The Deputy Team Leader-Operations will perform the following functions:
- General management, client management, and stakeholder engagement:
- Support the team leader in day-to-day management of the programme, including managing relationships with clients and counterparts.
- Support the team leader in representing the programme as necessary to key stakeholders and act as the team leader in the team leader’s absence.
- Manage performance of staff and delivery chain partners.
- Programme management, operations, and finance:
- Maintain quality control over all programme operations, ensuring performance targets are met and that deliverables outlined in the programme contract are completed in a timely manner and in adherence with value for money and with client and Chemonics regulations and procedures.
- Work with the team leader in programme work planning, budget, performance management, risk management, monitoring and evaluation, and strategic communications.
- Supervise day-to-day field operations (including facilities such as office space, equipment, and programme vehicles), administration, logistics, procurement, budgeting, and financial accounting.
Applicants must have:
- Bachelor’s Degree in economics, social science, international development, project management, or a related discipline required.
- Advanced Degree preferred.
- Minimum 8 year’s of professional experience managing large (more than £15 million), complex projects in developing countries, including at least 4 year’s as a project manager, deputy team leader, or deputy chief of party (operations), preferably for a UK-funded project.
- Experience leading large teams and managing programmes that achieve results, with a focus on adaptive management.
- Proven project management skills, ideally with a project management qualification.
- Experience of and ability to collaborate and build partnerships with host-country governments, UK government agencies, donor agencies, and international organisations.
- Knowledge and experience working on donor-funded programmes preferred.
- Experience managing and coaching direct reports.
- Demonstrated leadership skills, versatility, and integrity.
- Experience in Myanmar or Southeast Asia required.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills.
- Fluency in English required.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their applications through online process.
For more information, visit Chemonics.