Project Manager (Infrastructure) - Open to both nationals and internationals, Multiple positions

Job categories Engineering, Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2023/B5406/26590
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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The Haiti Country Office (HTCO) is seeking to hire two (2) Project Managers who will manage a number of civil works projects from a successfully managed and growing portfolio. Under the health sector, UNOPS is focused on the construction of medical warehouses, construction of a reference hospital, and procurement of medical equipment. Under a new rural development project, UNOPS will work through a combination of private contractors and directly managed high-labor interventions in the country’s north. The team size will be approximately 25 personnel, most of whom have implemented similar rural road projects in other regions of Haiti. Under the educational sector, UNOPS is implementing the reconstruction or construction of educational facilities across the country. UNOPS works with multiple donors in the country (World Bank, Inter-American Development Bank, Government of Brazil) and with various clients (Ministry of Health, Education, Agriculture and Public Works).

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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