Project Manager

VACANT

Job Description:

The Project Manager is responsible for managing the direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of projects; while remaining aligned with strategy, commitments and goals of the organization. . As our project management volunteer, you will contribute to us achieving our goals as a foundation. You will be directly supervised by our Country Director or board chairperson. We are currently looking for managers for the following projects: 

Responsibilities: 

  • Assist with planning and implementation of projects

  • Assisting with defining project scope, goals and deliverables

  • Assisting with defining tasks and required resources

  • Assist with tracking project resources

  • Assisting with creation of schedule and project timeline

  • Assist with tracking deliverables

  • Support and project teams

  • Work on quality assurance of each project

  •  Assist project manager with managing Issues and Risk

  • Monitoring and reporting on project progress to project manager

  • Assist project teams if needed, during preparation of project reports on progress as well as problems and solutions. These reports will be submitted to the project manager

  • Inform project manager on the need for change when necessary to meet project outputs

  • Assist project manager with evaluation and assessment results of projects

  • Quality and satisfaction

Skills:

  • Critical thinking and problem solving

  • Excellent decision-making and leadership capabilities

  • Contract negotiation

  • Conflict resolution experience

  • Adaptability

  • Able to tolerate stress

  • We require one letter of recommendation sent directly by the referee to the email address hello@uidnl.org and please copy admin@uidnl.org.

  • You will be provided with a template to request such letters.

  • If interested,  please send your CV and a short motivation letter (max. 500 words) to the email address hello@uidnl.org and please copy admin@uidnl.org.

All successful applicants will be required to commit  a minimum of 6 hours per week to volunteer.  Minimum period for volunteering is 6 months. Start date for this position is immediate. On occasion we can accept applicants who have lesser months to volunteer.