Heading is recruiting for its client, an Oil and Gas company, a Senior Social Investment Coordinator (M/F) to be based in Cabo Delgado.
Support the implementation of project under the Tunaweza initiative aligned with Social Investment (SI) strategy from inception to execution.
Under Tunaweza intuitive: design project concept papers mainly on business oriented/entrepreneurship projects, review project proposals from potential implementation partners and motivate for project approval and coordinate contracting process.
Select, engage with, and develop strategic partnerships with key stakeholders at Cabo Delgado and Palma level, as required for the implementation of programs and projects under Tunaweza initiative.
With the support of the MERL team, develop reporting templates, frames and tracking of Key performance indicators by project underTunaweza.
Build and maintain good working relationships with the Tunaweza projects’ implementation partners, Government, and other elevant stakeholders as well as with TEPMA1 teams.
Support the company’s relationship with implementing partners through correspondence and regular meetings.
Manage, supervise, monitor, and report on project implementation and performance (budget and time wise) of the Tunaweza programs in Cabo Delgado Province.
Implement actions with the objective to involve community members and promote their participations on the development of projects under Tunaweza initiative.
Organize and coordinate all project documents related to compliance with FCPA and financial processes for payments of Tunaweza projects and coordinate FCPA training for all implementing partners when necessary.
Ensure transparent use of the approved budget for Tunaweza projects and safeguard best management of the funds allocated to the projects by the implementing partners.
Follow up and project supervision and monitoring on site (field work with implementing partners).
Review and update the narrative and financial reports of the Tunaweza initiative implementation partners, sharing the results with the Social Investment Manager and SED VP.
Ensure that the company HSE standards are applied daily to the different projects implemented through: Identification and implementation of preventive action on the different Tunaweza interventions trough a promotion of safety culture, risk assessment and mitigation actions plan to all projects to be implemented; Ensure monthly reporting to address risks identified corrective measures and lesson learn.
University degree in Social Sciences or other relevant areas (e.g. Agriculture, Sociology, Rural Development, Agronomy, Community Development, etc.).
Minimum of seven (7) years of relevant working experience, with proven track record of managing social investment/community development projects including but not limited to livelihood (fisheries, agriculture, income generation activities, etc.), education, health,water & sanitation areas, etc.
Knowledge of international best practices in the development field.
Ability to lead and work in a team consisting of specialized development practitioners.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Computer skills including proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Fluent in Portuguese and English with great capacity to produce reports in both languages.