Deputy Chief of Party for Dakar-based positions.
Effective with the release of this position announcement, Winrock International will be recruiting applicants for the position of Deputy Chief of Party for a Dakar-based position under the Forestry & Natural Resource Management (FNRM) Unit. The responsibilities, duties, and qualifications are described in the attached position description. Position is contingent upon receipt of donor funding.
Winrock International is a nonprofit organization that works with people in the United States and around the world to empower the disadvantaged, increase economic opportunity, and sustain natural resources. By linking local individuals and communities with new ideas and technology, Winrock is increasing long-term productivity, equity, and responsible resource management to benefit the poor and disadvantaged of the world.
SALARY & BENEFITS:
The salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Excellent benefits.
Applicants should go to the 'Jobs' link at www.winrock.org and submit a current resume and cover letter referencing 'Senegal DCOP.' This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.
Winrock would like to graciously thank all applicants for their interest but only candidates who meet all requisite criteria and are short listed will be contacted.
POSITION TITLE: Deputy Chief of Party
LOCATION: Dakar, Senegal
UNIT: Forestry & Natural Resource Management
REPORTS TO: Chief of Party
Winrock is seeking a Deputy Chief of Party candidates for an anticipated fishery, biodiversity and food security project in Senegal. Position is contingent upon receipt of donor funding.
Provide overall administrative oversight to achieve project results;
Manage financial and administrative aspects of the project, including budget management;
Provide supervision, support, and direction to project- technical and administrative staff, subcontractors, and short-term consultants to ensure effective project implementation across deliverables;
Administer the project's financial oversight procedures, ensuring compliance with established Winrock accounting principles and donor regulations;
Identify and mitigate project risk;
Interact directly and on a regular basis with the donor and other stakeholders;
Participate in regular field visits to the project areas to assure project progress towards activity objectives and goals;
Coordinate and communicate on a regular basis with Winrock's Home Office;
Manage relationships with complementary donor projects;
Represent Winrock at external meetings and events as required and keep Winrock home office informed regarding new opportunities in the country and region.
Skills, Knowledge, and Experience
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