Project Officer

Project Officer

TERMS OF REFERENCE

INTRODUCTION

The Legal Clinic Network (LCN) is an Iraqi NGO supporting legal aid service delivery, awareness raising, and advocacy on behalf of vulnerable Iraqis. LCN is an umbrella organization of 31 registered Iraqi civil society organizations (CSOs) that provide direct legal aid services nationwide through static legal clinics and mobile legal teams. LCN members also provide awareness workshops on legal protection issues, specifically focusing on civil documentation and family law, as well as housing, land and property and administrative law.

Project Manager SCOPE OF WORK

The Project Officer is Responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific projects ensuring consistency with the Network strategy, commitments and goals.

RESPONSIBILITIES

lead the planning and implementation of project

  • facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables
  • define project tasks and resource requirements
  • develop full scale project plans
  • assemble and coordinate project staff
  • manage project budget
  • manage project resource allocation
  • plan and schedule project timelines
  • track project deliverables using appropriate tools
  • provide direction and support to project team
  • quality assurance
  • constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to Funders
  • present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions
  • implement and manage project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs
  • project evaluations and assessment of results

                     

PERSON SPECIFICATION

Essential qualifications, skills and experience:

Bachelor degree graduate

  • Proficiency in MS Office.
  • Understanding of policy and regulations in related fields
  • Have the knowledge to Developing Budgets, Coaching, Supervision, Staffing, Project Management, Management Proficiency, Process Improvement, Tracking Budget Expenses, Self-Development, Planning, Performance Management, Inventory Control, Verbal Communication
  • Proven ability to operate in a team environment liaising with a diverse team.
  • Ability to manage a varied workload and prioritize tasks, work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Experience of using own initiative and problem-solving attitude.
  • Fluent English language (Speaking, reading and writing).

To Apply:

 Please send a cover letter and CV to j.abed@lcniq.org

Closing dates for applications is April 27, 2017.