Project Manager (Water Engineering) - Open to both nationals and internationals

Job categories Engineering, Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2023/B5406/26491
Level ICS-10
Department/office LCR, HTCO, Haiti
Duty station Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-2
Duration Open-ended, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance.
Application period 22-Aug-2023 to 17-Oct-2023

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

Please note that UNOPS will at no stage of the recruitment process request candidates to make payments of any kind.

This vacancy is closed.

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UNOPS Haiti Country Office (HTCO) is seeking to hire a Project Manager who will lead an ambitious project (approximately $30M over 3 years) with the National Water Agency (DINEPA) to elaborate (or validate existing) technical designs, manage execution of works and build capacity for operation and maintenance of more than 20 local water delivery systems across Haiti. In parallel, UNOPS will support DINEPA in its supply chain: procuring and importing materials and equipment, and building three warehouses across the country. This Project Manager will engage with senior DINEPA management, and require strong stakeholder engagement competencies.

The Project Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the project(s) and provide services to the different donors, partners and beneficiaries. They act on behalf of the Project Board to manage the project on an ongoing basis during the Implementation Stage. The main responsibility of the Project Manager is to ensure that the project outputs are delivered within the specified project tolerances of time, cost, quality, scope, risk and benefits. They are expected to meet the organization’s performance and delivery goals.

The Project Manager has the authority to assign, as per the Project Plan, work packages to Team Managers and approve deliverables produced by them. They are is responsible for creating the Implementation Plan, using the Project Initiation Document (PID), Legal Agreement and having a thorough understanding of the terms, conditions, and the respective roles and responsibilities of the partners/stakeholders, to ensure the project(s) outputs are capable of meeting the business cases for both UNOPS and the partner(s). Success of the project(s) and hence of the Project Manager will be based on the defined Success Criteria. 

Project Delivery and Performance Procedures  Mo...

Education An advanced university degree (e.g. Masters) in a relevant t...

Develops and implements sustainable business strategies, thinks long term and ex...

Contract type: International Individual Contractor Agreement (IICA) or Local Ind...

Please note that UNOPS does not accept unsolicited resumes. Applic...

UNOPS has been working in Haiti for 18 years with the Haitian Government, other ...
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