Project Coordinator

Future Opportunity, peru
Full Time, Long Term
11-15-2019
Peru
Cela dépend de l’expérience 
Future Opportunity

Project Coordinator

SUMMARY ABOUT THE PROJECT

Cowater is recruiting a Project Coordinator for an upcoming project in Peru. The project aims to strengthen service delivery across government levels through the implementation of streamlined Human Resources Management systems and tools, including merit-based systems and organizational restructuring. The Project Coordinator will be based full-time in Peru, supporting the in-country Project Manager with day-to-day operations.

SUMMARY OF POSITION

The Administrative and Financial Officer will be based full-time in Peru, supporting the in-country Project Manager and Project Coordinator with the administration of the project.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Duties of the Project Coordinator will include:

  • Ensuring the timely and quality delivery of project outputs and deliverables;
  • Coordinating the development of technical outputs, including contributing to reporting and documentation of lessons learned;
  • Collecting, analysing and reporting on the performance and monitoring and evaluation information of the project;
  • Coordinating research and analysis, including the engagement of external technical experts, as necessary, and quality assuring all outputs;
  • Preparing annual work plans and reports;
  • Supporting annual planning processes;
  • Supporting the organization of internal and external meetings and workshops;
  • Conducting knowledge-sharing events with stakeholders and facilitating stakeholder coordination;
  • Developing tools and communication materials (e.g. brochures, outreach documents);
  • Overseeing procurement/purchasing activities for goods and equipment; and
  • Coordinating with the Financial and Administrative Officer to provide required project-related information for financial reporting and budgeting.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Education:

  • Master’s / post-graduate degree in business administration, finance, accounting, logistics, economics, international development, procurement, project management, engineering, or related field;
  • Or a bachelor’s / undergraduate degree in a relevant field plus three (3) years of equivalent professional experience.

Minimum Experience:

  • 5 to 10 years of proven experience supporting the delivery administrative, financial, procurement and logistics of projects or programs, preferably public sector initiatives.

Essential Skills:

  • Fluent in Spanish and English (oral and written);
  • Experience providing institutional capacity building (an asset);
  • Experience improving institutional and operational planning capacities in the public sector (an asset).

Employment conditions:

The role will be based full-time in Peru.

APPLICATION PROCESS

For your application to be considered, please upload your documents as follows: Candidate Last Name, First Name, Date.


About us

With more than 34 years’ experience, Cowater International is Canada’s global leader in management consulting services specializing in international development and has managed the implementation of over 800 projects in more than 80 countries around the globe. We work with governments, partner organizations, communities and civil society to design and implement sustainable solutions that generate lasting social, financial and environmental impacts. Our adaptive approach to management has led to our award-winning work and recognition as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2017 and 2018. Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, Cowater International also has corporate offices in Montreal, Quebec, Paris, France, Pretoria, South Africa, and London, United Kingdom, Nairobi, Kenya in addition to project offices in a wide variety of other locations across Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia.

We thank you for your interest in building a better tomorrow with Cowater International.