SUBJECT TO APPROVAL OF FUNDS
CHILDFUND INTERNATIONAL is seeking to hire a Country Project Manager with excellent level of expertise in managing complex projects with ambitious scope. The Position will be responsible for leading and managing programmatic and operational planning, implementation, and monitoring of a Canadian funded 4-year country project.
Project Planning and Implementation
Monitoring & Evaluation
Supervision and Support - HR
Reports and Documentation
Relations and Influencing.
Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in nonprofit management or related field, Master’s degree preferred.
Required Skills Required Experience
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business or another related field. Or equivalent work experience.
5-7 years of work experience as a business or functional analyst with demonstrated knowledge in information systems software implementations. Preferably multiple implementations. Higher Ed implementation experience is desirable.
Experience with business process and information systems modeling techniques such as UML or BPMN
Experience with development and execution of functional test cases
Experience with development and delivery of end user training for packaged and custom applications
Experience and/or certification in ITIL service management practices is desirable
Experience with Graduate Recruitment and/or Admissions business processes is desirable
Experience with Liaison International is desirable
Experience working on multiple projects as a leader or frequently as the subject matter expert
Experience working on projects/issues of medium to high complexity that require demonstrated knowledge across multiple functional areas and business segments
Understanding of project management concepts and frameworks such as waterfall, Prince 2, Scrum
Project management experience is desirable
Collaborative and supportive approach to working with numerous and diverse groups of people
Experience coaching and mentoring junior technical staff
Intermediate to advanced computer skills in the following software packages: MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, SharePoint and Visio
Effective oral and written communication skills to work with subject matter experts (SMEs) and business partners within the University to elicit the information necessary for technical design
Deadline driven with little oversight
Team player, professional and confident
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.