Deadline: 2 November 2021
The International Labour Organization (ILO) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of National Project Officer in New Delhi, India.The duration of this post is 1 year.
The mission of the ILO is to promote rights at work, encourage decent employment opportunities, enhance social protection and strengthen dialogue on work-related issues.
Key Job Responsibilities:
The National Project Officer will perform the following functions:
- Support effective implementation of Project Spark by designing and revising project annual work plans and budgets delivering outputs and monitoring, reporting and evaluation of activities.
- Delivery and outcome must be in conformity with ILO policies and project strategies and in accordance with ILO programming guidelines and country/action programmes, and the administrative and financial procedures in consultation with CO New Delhi.
- Follow-up with relevant counterparts in organizations and line ministries at national level, partner and executing agencies, government offices, constituents and other organizations to expedite implementation and meet targets.
- Assist in the programming and control of resources of the project, prepare budget estimates and expenditure forecasts by analysing and monitoring situation of resources as compared to planned activities and making recommendations for remedial action.
- Identify problems, propose solutions and actions.
- Promote and facilitate disability inclusive practices through the selected IFAD projects amongst NGOs, Government actors and private sector actors.
- Nurture partnerships with these actors, and bring them together in learning platforms.
- Provide hands on technical support in the form of training and coaching.
- Lead and provide input, building on principles of human centred design to training manuals and tools pro-actively identify the need for additional training materials and tools and support their development.
Applicants must have:
- University Degree in economics, public policies, development studies or a relevant field.
- At least 2 year’s professional experience at the national level in the area of project management, implementation, monitoring and evaluation and capacity building, working with local stakeholders.
- Proven experience in working effectively with government bodies and other stakeholders in charge of policy making and with development partners.
- Good knowledge of labour economics as well as economic development, poverty reduction, and social policies.
- Familiar with Adult learning/ participatory training methodologies.
- Excellent command of English and another working language of the duty station.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit applications through online process.
For more information, visit ILO.