Project Manager

London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
Grade 6, £34,804 - £38,017 per annum, plus in-country support package
Monday, 6 July 2020
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

This is an exciting opportunity to manage the Assuring Quality in Higher Education in Sierra Leone (AQHEd-SL) project, a Partnership funded by the DFID Strategic Partnerships for Higher Education, Innovation and Reform (SPHEIR) programme. The successful candidate will work alongside a Project Director from the University of Sierra Leone and will be based in Freetown.

We're looking for a driven and collaborative individual to work as part of the Project Coordinating Unit (PCU) to oversee delivery of the project and its monitoring, evaluation and learning objectives, ensuring that milestones of the project are met and activities are planned and executed on time and on budget.

This coordination will involve working closely with colleagues in Sierra Leone and London to ensure that there is strong learning and accountability, and to manage relationships with the fund manager.

The ideal candidate will have strong organisational and communication skills, as well as experience of conducting qualitative and quantitative data analysis, building capacity for programme management.

This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract until 30 September 2021.

This is a full-time post.

The selection process will include a panel interview.

Candidates are strongly encouraged to specifically address the essential criteria outlined in the Person Specification in their covering letter.

This advertisement does not meet the requirements for a Certificate of Sponsorship under Home Office regulations and therefore the university will not be able to offer sponsorship for this role