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The position is to be filled as soon as possible, with an initial contract duration of one year. There are good prospects for an extension. The place of work will be Bangui, Central African Republic. Taking the security situation into account, travel for work will be required.

As Head of Project you will be managing a BMZ funded project focused on vocational trianings for young people. Through this project you will reduce crime and migration among young people by creating new perspectives for them and improving their level of education and training. Consequently, you will enable the beneficiaries of this project to earn a living for themselves and their families.

Your responsibilities

  • Carrying out the project according to the rules and standards of the donors and Welthungerhilfe
  • Preparing key project documents, e.g. operation plan, M&E plan, quarterly internal report and reports to donors
  • Managing the project team and all activities related to the project
  • Developing standardized curricula for the agricultural vocational training for unemployed youth and internally displaced persons
  • Implementing appropriate teaching and learning strategies, guidance mechanisms and lesson/work plans to communicate subject matter to students
  • Ensuring that all relevant infrastructure is in place through close coordination with infrastructure advisor
  • Establishing good working relationships with donors, ministries & communities and other stakeholders

Your profile

  • A relevant university / polytechnic degree in the field of Agriculture
  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant professional experience in project management of complex projects of different sectors (Education and agriculture)
  • Experience in training Community Based Vocational skills and agricultural teaching
  • BMZ Donor experience is an advantage,
  • Excellent communication and writing skills in German and French
  • Hands on mentality

Our offer

We offer you co-operation in a highly dedicated team and a responsible scope of tasks. Of course, a comprehensive training is also part of our offer. The job description can be sent to you in case of interest.

Please send your application via our online recruiting system by June 30, 2019 by following this link.

Sokha Hin
Sokha Hin is cofounder of OpenTeam. Engaged into creating a more sustainable economy. 10+ years track in innovation and digital startup environment. Discovered the so little-known reality of climate change at COP20, in Lima, Peru, Dec 2014. Engaged as a consequence into raising awarness of citizens worldwide and empowering citizens into concrete action through digital tools and spreading social entrepreneurship. The World can evolve only by providing a collective reponse, up to the stake of climate change.


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