Project Manager - Lebanon

  • Location
    Beirut, Lebanon
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Dec 05

Position description

The main duty station will be in Beirut; several coordination visits with consortium partners may be required.

Field work for assessment activities to be carried out in Saida.

  • S/he will report to the Head of Mission and work in collaboration with country administrator and local coordinator;
  • S/he will manage liaisons with donor/consortium partners, local concerned authorities, private sector, civil society associations and other counterparts whenever required;
  • S/He will directly plan programs activities;
  • S/He will directly coordinate the intervention with the other INGOs partners;
  • S/He will coordinate the Operational staff for the direct implementation and monitoring activities on the ground, number of local staff up to 40 and 2 expatriate staff ( protection manager and protection assistant);
  • S/He will responsible in accordance with the deadlines, of the projects reporting (activities planning, monthly program progress and project final report);
  • S/He will work in close in collaboration with the Country Administrator in budgeting, forecast and control of financial flows and planning. ( total budget up to 1.300.000 euros);
  • S/He will provide the processing of any potential project amendment or extension within the due times;
  • S/He will directly responsible of field staff recruitment and coordination;
  • S/He will conduct training/mentoring/coaching for project staff the team on an ongoing basis;
  • S/He will guarantee that all the activities are in line with Donors’ and Cesvi procedures and rules;
  • S/He will actively participate to the Sector Working Group;
  • S/He will write new project proposals in coordination with HQ and the field.


  • University-advanced degree in Social Sciences, political Sciences and related fields;
  • Previous experience in working in consortium;
  • Previous experience in carrying out project assessment;
  • Proven experience in post-conflict areas where security is an issue;
  • Good communication and diplomatic skills, and demonstrated experience in networking and building effective partnerships;
  • Capacity to work independently, strong strategic and creative thinking;
  • Ability to make effective decisions under time pressure;
  • Fluency in English.

Desiderable Competencies

  • Previous experience in Livelihood, Vocational Training, Cash for Work interventions and working experience(s) in the Middle East;
  • Experience/knowledge of the Donor (Dutch Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation).

Application instructions

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