Job Vacancy-Project Coordinator

Project Coordinator

Islamic University of Gaza has received a grant from the Quality Improvement Fund (QIF)-Ministry of Education and Higher Education and Funded by the World Bank and EC, to implement the project of Improving Institution Management – Automating Administrative Procedure and intends to apply part of this grant for selection and employment of highly qualified Project Coordinator.

Assignment Objective:
Islamic University of Gaza is considering the selection of highly qualified Project Coordinator to be part of the small core staff responsible for the implementation of the project.

Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Following the systems and processes necessary for tracking all the project activities.
2. Assist in preparing draft contracts and reports relevant to the project activities.
3. Managing project internal and external communication including drafting letters, emails, reports, meeting minutes, etc.
4. Following up the implementation of the different components of the project as instructed by Project Manager
5. Coordinate for all project activities

Essential Required Qualifications, Skills, knowledge and Competencies:
• Bachelor degree in Engineering, management or any other related field.
• Excellent reporting and formal writing skills in both English and Arabic.
• Excellent technical, interpersonal and administrative skills.
• Excellent Command of English Language.
• Ability to work in a team.
• Extensive knowledge of local IT private sector companies.
• One year of professional experience in project coordination

Place of work:
Islamic University of Gaza, Gaza.

Time Frame:
16 Months, through the first of March, 2008 till the end of June, 2009. The consultant shall work 5 days /week 8 hours per day

Interested Applicants are invited to submit their applications to the personnel affairs department at administrative affairs, the Islamic University of Gaza by Wed 12Th of March, 2008 before 3.00 PM.