Announcement of Job Vacancy for Project Manager
For the EU funded project “Improving tourism offer in highlands of Albania and Kosovo”
Implementation period: 01 March 2018 – 28 February 2020
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
The Project Manager, based in Tirana is responsible for the effective management of the EU funded project “Improving tourism offer in highlans of Albania and Kosovo” implemented by ALCDF and funded from EU in the framework of Cross-border Cooperation Programme Albania and Kosovo under the Instrument of Pre-accession Assistance (IPA II) allocations for 2014 - 2015.
In close collaboration and with the direction of the Executive Director will perform these main tasks:
§ Overall coordination of the activities foreseen to be implemented in the Action;
§ Coordinate the process between the Applicant and Co-Applicants for preparation of interim and final reports;
§ Prepare the working plans and reports for the entire project as required from the Contracting Authority;
§ Ensure regular communication with other members of the Project staff and project partners in the CBC area;
§ Observe timely implementation of the activities;
§ Provide appropriate information required for review of Project implementation;
§ Responsible for communication with the Contracting Authority
The successful candidate will have proven experience in project management and increasing levels of responsibility and authority. A proven self-starter and innovator.
§ A first degree (Bachelors or Diploma) and Masters Degree in Accounting or Business Management or relevant topics; or an equivalent proven experience.
§ Significant experience in the management of projects, especially EU funded projects;
§ Significant experience in rural sectors and/or forestry, agriculture, tourism and local governance
§ Fluent spoken and written Albanian, and
§ Comprehensive working knowledge of English
Please be informed that the project ends on February 28th, 2020, and it is required that if selected, the applicant should be able to start in a very short notice. Interested applicants should submit a CV and letter of interest by Wednesday 27th November 2019.
Please e-mail all materials to Lmanga@alcdf.org