Deadline : 28 May 2020
Chemonics is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Deputy Team Leader-Operations in Myanmar.
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Key Jobs Responsibilities
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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.
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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
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Applicants must submit their applications through online process.
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