Interim Global Programme Leader – High Impact Tourism Training Programme (5 months)

SNV is currently looking for an Interim Global Programme Leader (5 months) for the coordination of the EC funded High Impact Tourism and Training Programme.

The main functions of the Global Coordinator are:

  • The provision of technical direction to country teams
  • Knowledge sharing and profiling of the HITT initiative
  • Overall management and coordination of the HITT programme
  • Preparation of monitoring and assessment reports

Requirements and Qualifications

Qualifications and skills (minimum)

  • Master’ degree in education/ TVET/ tourism/ development / or 8 years of relevant field experience in the TVET or tourism sectors
  • Fluent (oral, written and spoken) in English and French
  • Proficient in the use of Excel
  • Sound report writing skills

General professional experience (minimum)

  • A minimum of 7 years of relevant international experience managing, implementing and monitoring large scale / multi country programmes
  • Proven track record managing, implementing and monitoring EC funded programmes including financial/ budget management
  • Proven track record managing data base systems
  • Experience in the area of Technical Vocational & Education Training sector for the informal economy and in developing and implementing private sector led programmes
  • Experience in building capacity, managing and coaching a team of advisors and the project partners (i.e. NGOs, private sectors, government institutes etc.)  in delivering project targets
  • Excellent communication skills in English and French and willingness to travel regularly to other countries
  • Successful record in establishing partnership with public and private organizations
  • Experience developing, communicating and disseminating successfully knowledge development products

Interested candidates are encouraged to download the attached ToR HITT Global CoordinatorToR 21.05.2013 and requested to submit their applications by latest June 11th, 2013 via the following link