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It's a great opportunity in a very interesting location with a hugely important programme - check out what UNOPS says about the job here: https://unjoblist.org/vacancy/?373789The Programme Manager will play a critical role in supporting the RAPID Program to develop and implement programmes necessary to further develop UNOPS as the partner of Choice for donors and Government, for the implementation of USAID projects within South Sudan, while meeting and exceeding the organization’s performance and delivery goals.
The Programme Manager is responsible to produce/read the project initiation documents (PID), Legal Agreement and have a thorough understanding of the terms, conditions, and the respective roles and responsibilities of the partners/stakeholders to ensure the programme’s products are capable of meeting the business cases for both UNOPS and the client. The Programme Manager will have overall management responsibility for programme delivery throughout RAPID Program. The Programme Manager will play a crucial role in the development and implementation of strategies and practices necessary to develop and manage the RAPID programme further for the implementation of projects while meeting and exceeding the organization’s performance and delivery goals. Success of the programme and will be based on UNOPS success criteria in relation to engagements; and these are linked to the responsibilities below.
The Programme Manager should be able to provide strategic overview and scrutiny utilizing leadership and management skills and understanding of project and programme maturity. They should be able to understand the wider objectives of the programme and have credibility with the environment and be able to influence others.
A Programme Manager at this level would be expected to manage a multiple projects with mid-level risk or complexity. The project would rely on a number of external partners for its successful delivery, managing tight timeline with some flexibility. The Programme Manager is responsible for all aspects of the program and project life cycle.
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