Save Youth Future Society (SYFS) is a non-governmental, non-profit and independent society founded in Gaza in 2001. SYFS work is informed by the necessity of creating independent, self-reliant initiatives that lead to the achievement of sustainable development, and which incorporate values of self-sufficiency and self-empowerment.
SYFS will start to implement the project Cinema Bus: Palestinian Youth Promoting Peace, Tolerance and Non-violence in the Gaza Strip funded by the European Union. The project aims to empower Palestinian youth to actively promote values and culture of peace and non-violence in the Gaza Strip.
As a result, SYFS intends to recruit for the following position:
Title: Project Coordinator
Place: Save Youth Future Society office, Gaza
Report to: Program Manager
Duration: One year with possibility of extension
Overall supervision and follow-up of administrative and technical implementation of the program activities.
Supervision of technical and administrative staff involved in the program activities that fall within his/her responsibility.
Ensure that all program activities are implemented in a timely manner and according to donor’s rules and regulations.
Conduct ad-hoc field visits to ensure proper implementation of the activities on the ground.
Prepare periodical reports as requested by SYFS and donor in consultation with the Program Manager.
Assist the Program Manager in monitoring and evaluating the program by reporting to donor on the program deliverables.
Contribute to the development of new program ideas in the area of work.
Document all activities of the program and maintain an efficient program filing system including all program related documents.
Perform any other tasks requested by the Program Manager.
Academic and Professional Qualifications and Experience:
Bachelor degree in Business Administration, Project Management, Social Science or other related field.
Five years of professional experience in project management, preferably with experience in working with NGOs.
Knowledge of EU regulations and compliance.
Professional level in both Arabic and English language skills.
Excellent reporting and formal writing skills in both English and Arabic.
Ability to handle multiple assignments and meet deadlines.
Advanced computer literacy.
Ability to work under pressure and within a team
HOW TO APPLY
Interested candidates should submit:
Letter of motivation (ca. 200 words) and
The most recent CV including three professional contacts as references to
Only complete applications (Motivation letter, CV, references and questionnaire) will be reviewed.
Please indicate the job title in the subject line of the email e.g. Project Coordinator
Deadline for submitting applications: 21/01/2018, no later than 4:00 p.m.
Save Youth Future Society is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes suitably qualified women applicants.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. No phone calls please
Save Youth Future Society recruitment and selection procedures reflect our commitment to the safety and protection of children in our activities. Candidates will be expected to comply with Save Youth Future Society’s child protection policy.