Project Coordinator - Livelihood
PURPOSE OF POSITION
To provide overall management of Livelihood projects and to ensure project deliverables are met. Provide supervision and technical assistance to project staff. Lead communication with all partners and employers in order to secure suitable job vacancies and training opportunities for livelihood project beneficiaries.
End Results Expected
All project deliverables are met within the agreed time-frame and budget in compliance with donor regulations, WV’s and international best practices;
Project is equipped with relevant staff, who are systematically mentored and who’s capacities are built;
Security management responsibilities:
Security protocol abided by the team. Other tasks performed.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Bachelor degree in Marketing and Sales or equivalent;
Able to use a computer, with word-processing (e.g. Microsoft Office) and spreadsheets, internet and e-mail
2-3 years of previous experience in livelihood project management with emphasis on employer outreaching and job linking;
1-3 years of experience in managing staff, work with local partners, and build capacity of both;
A minimum of 1 year experience in the NGO sector;
A high level of diplomacy and networking skills
Strong capacity building and facilitation skills
Excellent interpersonal communication skills
A valid driver’s license (more than 1 year old);
Fluent in English and Arabic (oral and written);
Understanding of the job market in the Bekaa
Experience working with private sector employers
Ability to work in a stressful environment.
Ability to travel across the country regularly for training, assessment, regular monitoring and evaluation