Deputy Project Manager-Retainer

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2018/B5312/16713
Department/office AFR, ETOH, Sudan
Duty station Kassala , Sudan
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-10
Duration Short-Term ICA
Application period 26-Nov-2018 to 12-Jan-2019

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

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The Project Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the project(s) and provides services to the different donors, partners and beneficiaries.  He/she is expected to meet and exceed the organizations performance and delivery goals.

 Purpose and Scope of Assignment

The Deputy Project Manager shall assist the Project Manager to update the project documents, implement the Legal Agreement and shall have a thorough understanding of the terms, conditions, and the respective roles and responsibilities of the partners/stakeholders to ensure the project(s) products are capable of meeting the business cases for both UNOPS and the client. Success of the project(s) and hence the Deputy Project Manager will be based on the Success Criteria of UNOPS engagements which are linked to the below responsibilities.  The project will rely on a number of external suppliers for its successful delivery, and the Deputy Project Manager will be expected to manage tight timelines with some flexibility. The Deputy Project Manager shall assist the Project Manager in all aspects of the project life cycle. S/he must be able to apply, in conjunction with the Project Manager, the below duties and responsibilities of the project success criteria:

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A.  Education Advanced University Degree in Project Management, Ar...

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Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...

Sudan The UNOPS Sudan office is based in Khartoum and works closely with the Go...

UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful imp...
This vacancy has been cancelled.


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