Concern Worldwide Senior Programme Manager(Education)

Name of Company/Organization: 
Concern Worldwide
Location for Performance: 
Deadline to Apply: 
Fri, 04/08/2016
Description of Job: 
In conjunction with the Senior Education Coordinator, the post holder will oversee and ensure effective and efficient implementation of Education Quality and Access in Liberia (EQUAL) programme interventions in Districts 1-5 in Grand Bassa County. Responsible for the day to day management of programme delivery including the direct line management of 2 Education Managers and indirectly all field programme staff; sound budgeting and financial management skills essential; design, plan and implement project activities that ontribute to programme outcomes; continuously monitor the progress of project activities and staff and periodically evaluate the achievement; assess the training needs of the staff and beneficiaries and to design and implement appropriate training programs; supervise, coach, mentor and develop work plans for team managed; monitor and appraise the performance of line managed staffs and support in the recruitment of any new staff as required;
Relevant degree (Masters preferred) from a recognised University and at least 6-8 years of relevant experience in a similar role with previous management experience particularly in Education programming. Experience managing donor funded programs would be an added advantage. Sound budget control and people management skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English language; excellent organizational, interpersonal & analytical skills; ability to motivate team members and ability to work under pressure; good M&E skills and sound IT skills.
Description of Company/Organization: 
Concern Worldwide is a non-governmental organization, devoted to helping people living in extreme poverty achieve major improvements in their lives, which lasts and spread without ongoing support.