Technology Enabled Girl Ambassadors (TEGA) Project Manager at Girl Effect

Girl Effect has developed an innovative, bespoke mobile based, girl led research methodology, named Technology Enabled Girl Ambassadors (TEGA) which aims to deliver faster and more accurate insight into hard to reach developing world communities.Presently in Nigeria, Girl Effect uses TEGA for both internal and external research needs. Internally we use it to gather data that enhances our other programmes and externally we support likeminded agencies to conduct surveys and evaluations using the methodology. TEGA has been used to conduct research in Kano, Lagos, Kaduna, Abuja and MaiduguriThe 2016 ambition of this programme is to scale into all Girl Effect geographies and build an established, experienced network, ready for wider developing world commercial scale in 2017. Commercial scale will comprise allowing external non Girl Effect partners to utilize the TEGA network to gain insight to inform their girl centred programme design.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Technology Enabled Girl Ambassadors (TEGA) Project ManagerLocation: NigeriaDepartment: Program and Project ManagementVacancy Type: Full TimeContext of the roleTEGA is a complex, high risk and fast moving project. The TEGA team comprises of a multitude of partners and stakeholders.This includes supporting the procurement and management of local vendors and consultants, liaison with all Implementing Agencies and partners to ensure delivery is to timeframe and budget, developing and regular tracking/updating of project management tools.The Project Manager will be required to work on a full-time basis, based at the Girl Effect Nigeria office with 25% travel to project sites in Nigeria.Key Deliverables:The Project Manager will work in close collaboration with the TEGA Team, Evidence team, Girl Specialist team and Finance and Operations teams - both in London and the country offices. The Project manager will also work closely with our external global Research and Technology partners based in London.The Responsibilities will include:Support with procurement and management of consultantsLiaise with Operations on Contract management using SalesforceInvoicing and processingProject Management - including liaison with Implementing AgenciesWork closely with the team to ensure project management and reporting tools in place and fit for purposeTrack teams, agencies and local partners’ deliverables and flag to team if they are off track in terms of timeframe and/or budgetIf required, field visits to sites to support coordination and organization of TEGA research projects and/or training.General Support and Coordination:Organise and lead project meetings, logistics, team attendance and note taking (for internal and external projects)Support Senior Manager, TEGA on budget development and managementNew research location process management in collaboration with other team membersMaintaining a database of TEGAs, translators and local partners across Nigeria.Expected Results/OutcomesThese will be finalised in collaboration with the selected candidate but are likely to include:Successful development of project management tools, quality assured and approved by Girl Effect London.Regularly updated project management tools and status reports highlighting progress made on projects as well as any risks to delivering to timeframe and budget.Strong relationships with, and successful coordination of, the relevant Girl Effect teams and Implementing Agencies, tracking their progress against timeframe and deliverables, escalating to Senior Manager TEGA and the team as/when risks arise. 

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