Feb 20, 2016

Area Project Manager South Sudan

Location: South Sudan (Community Security and Peacebuilding) based in Juba
The Area Project Manager will be responsible for the successful delivery and expansion of South Sudan programme of work on community security, community policing and peacebuilding in targeted states/locations. Our Community Security programme enables communities, civil society organisations and other actors to engage more effectively with state and non-state security providers

Essential requirements: 
At least 3 -5 years’ project management experience in South Sudan or a similar conflict-affected and logistically challenging environment 
Experience of managing staff in a multi-cultural and multi-functional team, sometimes remotely. 
Financial management experience including overseeing financial procedures, budget management and donor reporting 
Master’s degree in conflict or security studies, peacebuilding or similar; or equivalent practical experience on the issues 
Good knowledge of South Sudan and/or the region 
Experience in managing multiple grants and project components 
Experience in working with and through local partner NGOs / CSOs, Government institutions/representatives, including building internal and external capacity 
Excellent writing and communication skills 
Experience in managing security systems and procedures 

Desirable requirements: 
Expertise in community security/safety, community protection, community policing, conflict prevention/resolution, and/or peacebuilding 
Expertise in gender or demonstrable understanding of gender dynamics in South Sudan 

Terms And Conditions:  
Annual salary range: £32,978 – £39,690 gross, plus benefits Probation period: There will be a probation period of 3 months 
Leave entitlement: 28 days / year in addition to agreed South Sudan public holidays 
Hours: Standard working week is 37.5 hours per week 
Medical: Travel and medical cover 

Application Process: 
Please complete  Application Form : Click here to download a copy of the application form citing reference “APM_Juba’ and send to:xxxxxx@xxxxxxx.org.uk

Application deadline date: 3rd March 2016 

We regret that only short-listed candidates will be contacted..