Job title: Project Coordinator
Organization: JEST for Entrepreneurship and Development
Location: Jerusalem
Starting date: As soon as possible
Working hours: 5 days per week, 8 hours per day


JEST is a local NGO that was launched with the goal of planting a seed from which an entrepreneurial community may grow. The concept revolves around a physical hub for existing and aspiring entrepreneurs – from those at the idea stage to those who own companies. Hub services includes technological, financial and marketing consulting and support; strategic planning advice; networking meet-ups; and platforms for joint ventures, to help to create a rich and effective entrepreneurial/startup ecosystem in East Jerusalem


JEST seeks to employ a dynamic and dedicated Project Coordinator whose primary responsibility is to deliver high level of support in the different aspects of JEST management especially in a project targeting schools students in the city.

Key Responsibilities:

-  Coordinates the implementation and follow-up of all project activities and ensures the  collaboration with the partner services;
- Communicates the project objectives and modalities to stakeholders
-Ensures the contact with other projects and initiatives, especially with those active in the field of entrepreneurship and start-ups, in order to harmonise the modes of intervention, to ensure complementarity and to avoid overlaps;
-Writes the periodical reports (per quarter, semester and end-of-project, integrating the contribution of the various professionals working in the project), following the indications of the project;
-Finalize and submits the financial papers related to the project and follow up with the admin and finance assistant in finalizing the financial reports;
-Supervises the rational use of the project resources;
-Participates in the capitalization or project experiences (monitoring & evaluation, learning lessons).

Academic and Professional Qualifications and Experience:

-Master Degree in Business Administration, Economics, education or other related field
-A degree in IT, Electrical or computer engineering or any related field is an advantage
-Five years of professional experience in project management, preferably with experience in working within NGO context.
-Experience in fund raising is an advantage
-Excellent command of written and spoken English and Arabic.
- Excellent formal and report-writing skills in both English and Arabic.
-Proven ability to handle multiple assignments and meet the required deadlines.
-Advanced computer literacy
-Proven ability to work under pressure and within a team.

Required traits

-Team leader
-Self-motivated and independently driven
-Excellent organizational skills and attention to details
-Process oriented
-Adaptable, honest, confident and enthusiastic
-Interest in entrepreneurship and start-up businesses
-Multi tasker and able to adapt to a fast paced, dynamic environment

Interested candidates are invited to send a cover letter and CV (in English) no later than 26th of August 2016 to:

indicating the position (Project Coordinator) in the subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

المسمى الوظيفي Project Coordinator
أعلنت بواسطة JEST for Entrepreneurship and Development
الوظيفة Project Coordinator
تاريخ البدء As soon as possible
رقم الفاكس
رقم الهاتف
البريد الالكتروني
المكان Jerusalem
اخر موعد لإستقبال الطلبات 2016-Aug-26
المستوى المهني ادارة
المكان القدس
نوع الوظيفة دوام كامل
التصنيف التصنيع وادارة العمليات