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Head of Office Job, USAID Pakistan Job

Head of Office Job, USAID Pakistan Job
Head of Office Job, USAID Pakistan Job

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

A National level organization is implementing a USAID-funded Pakistan Reading Project PRP in Balochistan, to improve the quality of reading in public and private schools, supporting at least 1.3 million additional primary school students to read at a level commensurate with standards at their grade level. This goal will be supported by the mutually-reinforcing components of teacher education and professional development (PD), systems reform, and civil society engagement.
Position:    Head of Office
Qualification required:    8 years of international program or operations management experience leading program implementation and support services, at least 4 of which was in a senior leadership role.  5-years of experience with projects supporting teacher training, reading instructional and supplemental materials development or education system management
Employee Type:    Contract
Employee Category:    Full Time
Joining / Availability:    With immediate effect
Location:    Quetta

Primary Role: The Head of Office will oversee all project activities for the Balochistan provincial field offices, providing leadership and oversight to both program and operations staff charged with implementing the proposed project in the Balochistan province. The Head of Office will report to the project’s leadership in Islamabad. For detailed Job description visit our website: www.irm.edu.pk.

Skills Required:

■    Previous experience of managing similar projects funded/implemented by International Donor Agencies.

■    Strong negotiation skills and the ability to develop relations with local counterparts.

■    Solid understanding of Balochistan with previous experience in Quetta.

■    Fluency in English and local languages.

Last Date to apply: October 11,2015. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for Interviews.

If your credential matches the above mentioned criteria and required skills, send your CV to hr@irm.edu.pk. Mention the position you are applying for in the subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for Interviews. Women are encouraged to apply.