Project Manager at Plan International

Plan International is an independent child-centered international development organization committed to advancing the rights of children and fight against poverty. Plan has no religious, political and government affiliation. For over 78 years, we have supported girls and boys and their communities around the world to gain the skills, knowledge and confidence they need to claim their rights, free themselves from poverty and live positive fulfilling lives. Plan currently works in 70 countries including Nigeria.Plan International officially started operations in Nigeria in 2014 and works to strengthen and promote the rights of children. Our programme is currently focused on basic education; improve community health services, youth and citizens’ participation in governance and creating economic opportunities and livelihoods for the poor, building resilient communities through our emergency and humanitarian response in the Northeast. Plan Nigeria works with communities, civil society organizations, development partners, government at all levels and the private sector.Our Humanitarian Response Program is looking for people who are experienced, dedicated, have passion and want to make a difference in the lives of people to fill the position below:Job Title: Project ManagerLocation: AbujaDepartment: ProgramReports to: Humanitarian Project ManagerDuration: 6 Months with possibility of extensionPurposeThe purpose of this role is to co-ordinate and manage a Child Protection Project funded by UNICEF in line with International best practices and relevant guidelines. The post holder is expected to have strong child protection programming skills and experienceDuties and ResponsibilitiesProvide guidance and technical support to the implementing project team, in all phases of the project cycleDevelop an activity implementation plan with the project teamLead/organize regular monitor visits and if required project action plans revisions and modificationsResponsible for the development of all narrative and financial report (with support fromGrants Officer and finance department) in line with donor and Plan’s requirementsEnsure compliance with donor rules and regulationsMonitor budget and ensure adequate burn rate with support from Humanitarian Program ManagerWorking with M&E Manager, ensure adequate data capturing of project beneficiariesProvide guidance and technical support to the implementing project team, in all phases of the project cycleDevelop an activity implementation plan with the project team Lead/organize regular monitor visits and if required project action plans revisions and modificationsResponsible for the development of all narrative and financial report (with support from Grants Officer and finance department) in line with donor and Plan’s requirementsSupport resource mobilization efforts of proposal writing and related engagement 

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