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Field Project Manager

West Africa Central Conference, West Africa

Position Overview: UMCom is presently seeking candidates for an addition to the ICT4D Team in the position of Field Project Manager, Central Conferences. The successful candidate will be responsible for the planning, development and implementation of project efforts.

Other responsibilities include the refinement of requirements, project coordination, development of plans and schedules, resource planning and estimation and project maintenance. Once a project is set in motion, individuals are expected to communicate major milestones, identify potential project risks, provide continuing direction to the project team and conduct regular status meetings to review project activities

ICT4D Field project management projects will service the West Africa Central Conference (Episcopal Areas: Cote d’Ivoire, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria) to build greater local access and capacity for using appropriate technologies.

This position requires 25-30% travel and will reside outside of the United States.

Requirements:

Responsibilities and skills include:

RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT:

PROJECT PLANNING:

CONFLICTS/PROBLEMS:

RESOURCE MANAGEMENT:

PROCUREMENT PLANNING:

VENDOR PERFORMANCE:

RISK MANAGEMENT:

BUDGET:

STANDARDS, POLICIES AND PROCEDURES:

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Please contact ict4d@umcom.org to submit the applications and for any questions regarding this position