Project Manager at Blumont – Amman

Job Description

Job Function/ Description: 

  • Provide leadership, management and technical direction of the project, in coordination with and as agreed technically with the Country Director and Blumont HQ.
  • Plan and implement activities with the guidance of the Country Director and Blumont HQ, including, but not limited to: business management trainings, design of business plans and marketing plans
  • Supervise and ensure the implementation of all activities in the field in close coordination with the Project Officers, ensuring quality and timeliness.
  • Manage the Project Officers and ensure that the distribution of the needed equipment are conducted in a safe and accountable manner
  • Conduct regular visits to project implementation areas and advice and support field staff with the identification and solution of technical issues.
  • Manage and provide support to the Project Officers and partners’ representatives to organize, design, and implement HBB awareness sessions, trainings, activities, and events.
  • Distribute tasks to the Project Officers and provide technical support related to livelihoods and micro-enterprise related issues.
  • Manage the overall budget of the project and provide necessary updates and reporting.  
  • Work in close coordination with the M&E on HBB assessment, program indicators and targets, beneficiary satisfaction and complaints, and grant verification while also ensuring feedback is incorporated into program design.
  • Coordinate with the Senior Management Team on activities, each relating to his field (Procurement, finance, HR, IT).
  • Support the registration and licensing process of the HBBs and closely coordinate with similar existing projects Blumont is implementing in Jordan.
  • Establish and facilitate connections between identified firms from the local Jordanian market with HBBs for partnership assessment and agreements
  • Communicate with relative municipalities and officials to ensure compliance with HBB requirements
  • Communicate with the Project Prime and provide needed coordination and support.
  • Contribute to the production of quality and timely reports on program activities
  • Provide weekly/monthly reports to Country Director, and facilitate weekly, monthly, and annual meetings to discuss challenges, risk mitigation plans, lessons learned, and ways forward.
  • Prepare donor requests and reports and assist on program information reporting and documentation.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Country Director.

Required Education & Experience:

  • 7 years’ of relevant experience with USAID, UNHCR, AFD, DFID or other international funded programs.
  • Previous experience with humanitarian or development projects focused on livelihoods, economic development, legal protection and services. Prior experience with micro-enterprises preferred.
  • Two years’ management/supervisory experience.
  • Experience in project management including project monitoring, reporting, data management and budgeting
  • Prior experience working in host communities and camps. Prior experience with refugee population in Jordan.
  • A proven self-motivated individual capable of working with diverse teams of both national and international staff as well as local government authorities, I/NGOs and other partners under difficult and stressful conditions

Job Details

Job Location
Amman, Jordan

Company Industry
Non-profit Organization

Company Type
Employer (Private Sector)

Job Role

Employment Type
Full Time Employee

Monthly Salary Range

Number of Vacancies

Preferred Candidate

Career Level

Years of Experience
Min: 7

Bachelor’s degree / higher diploma


International Development, Economics, Business, Law, or any other relevant field

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