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National Project Manager

Job Category:
Project Managers
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
Agency / Project:
Trade Initiatives from a Human Development perspective (TIHP)
Posted On:
08 October, 2005
Last Date to apply:
15 October, 2005
Experience in years
2 to 4

At least 5 years experience of working in a managerial and supervisory position with good networking and interpersonal communication skills.
Experience and good knowledge of WTO, trade, poverty and human development issues.
Knowledge of finance and experience in developing project budgets and financial reports
Excellent written and spoken English/Urdu.
Computer literate. Should be familiar with Internet.
Knowledge of the UN system preferred
Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment.


Brief Project Description

The project aims to provide support to the Government of Pakistan and other stakeholders including private sector and workers in ensuring that the country can strategically seize the opportunities of global economic and trade integration for advancing national progress in human development and poverty eradication.

Duties and responsibilities

The responsibilities of the NPM will include the following

Supervise the project on a day-to-day basis, GOP Component Manager.

Coordinate with the UNDP for hiring consultants or other sub-contractors,    release of payments, and receipt of reporting information.

Report on the progress of the project on a quarterly basis to the Country Office and the Project Steering Committee.

Liaise with other GOP offices, and civil society organizations, as appropriate.

Liaise with project donors, to keep them informed of the progress of project activities.

Draft requests or proposals for additional project activities.

Prepare and revise project work plans and budgets.

Manage the mobilization and provision on inputs of the project and production of outputs, according to the project document and the procedures provided in the PCOM.

Prepare and submit the Quarterly Progress Reports, Annual Project Reports and other required reporting material.

Duty Station

The Duty Station will be Islamabad with frequent travel within country.


He/She will report to NPD

Must Degree Degree Level Country Description
YesMastersMasters DegreePost-graduate degree in management, public administration or humanities