Project Manager – Child Protection
PURPOSE OF POSITION
Working under the supervision of the Area Manager, the project manager will have the overall responsibility for managing the implementation of child protection activities in the area of Beirut and Mount Lebanon. He/she will be responsible of managing a team of field staff; of establishing and maintaining partnerships with a number of local implementing partners and engaging with multitude of stakeholders to ensure that the project objectives are met.
End Results Expected
Planning & coordination of field activities
Build relationships & capacities of the hosting and beneficiary community
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
University Degree in a field related to community development or social work, a degree in psychology or master’s degree is a plus.
Solid Knowledge and skills in Child Protection and Psychological Support programing.
In-depth knowledge of project design, project management, and project implementation.
Solid communication, interpersonal, negotiation and relationship management skills and experience.
Proven ability to work effectively and sensibly in cross-cultural settings and complex environments.
Experience in leading projects and managing and supervising staff.
Experience in managing Grants, UNICEF CP grant would be a plus.
Basic knowledge of accounting and finance principles.
Excellent written and oral communication skills in English and Arabic.
At least 3 years’ experience in an INGO and in working in a similar project in a response context.