Immediate Vacancy

POSITION TITLE:  Project Officer

                                   

  1. JOB SUMMARY:                      

Under the direction of the Senior Project Officer, the Project Officer assists in planning, coordination, implementation, monitoring and evaluation activities of the Department. She/he participates in initiating and implementing programs/projects to meet the Academy objectives.

 

  1. SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Collects, compiles, analyzes and disseminates information/data to support the project planning, implementation and decision  making.
  • In colaboration with the Senior Project Officer, develops concept notes and/or project proposals, as well as annual plans.
  • Follows up and coordinates implementation of new and existing programs/projects
  • Ensures that all required information/data is made available for project appraisal, monitoring and evaluation and  decision making.
    • Identifies and liaises with program/project stakeholders.
  • Participates in the documentation and dissemination of lessons learned.
  • Produces quarterly, bi-annual and annual performance reports.
  • Participates in organizing dialogues and other events as required.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Supervisor.
  1. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

A) EDUCATION/TRAINING

  • MA/MSc in Demography, Development Studies, or related field.

B) EXPERIENCE

  • 4/6 years relevant work experience in managing projects. Experience working on population related issues is preferable.

C) TECHNICAL AND OTHER SKILLS

  • Project preparation and implementation skills;
  • Demonstrated technical ability, sound judgment and ability to work effectively with others at all levels;
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent proficiency in written and spoken English and Amharic
  1. Application

Interested and qualified applicants should fill out the application form here https://goo.gl/forms/lpcxxW4bq6jXWXUE2  by 18 March 2019.