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QED is seeking a Senior Project Manamagent Advisor to assist CDC-Côte D’Ivoire build capacity of staff and effectively oversee all financial and management aspects of cooperative agreements and program contracts as well as provide agency leadership in the oversight of the project management portfolio.
The main tasks assigned under this service are:
The Contractor shall participate in the development and planning of the budget for the local program and the overall program budget for the entire fiscal year and future years’ needs as relates to all cooperative agreements and programmatic contracts.
The contractor shall review budget projections and work with locally employed project management staff to ensure there is appropriate documentation of all cooperative agreement work plans, technical reviews and budget tracking by partners and sub-partners prior to submission for accuracy, compliance with applicable laws and government regulations and CDC policy.
The contractor shall provide CDC management with feedback, suggestions, new tools for improving the budget development, review, execution, and audit process for cooperative agreements at the country level that comply with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board (FASAB) standards. Office of Management Budget (OMB) circulars A-123, A-134 and A-136 must be complied with and standard reporting formats employed.
The contractor should have the capacity to develop effective working relationships and participate in high-level meetings with the Ministry of Health and HIV, Ministry of Education, Ministry in charge of Social Affairs, Ministry of Finance and other relevant authorities to advance the objectives within cooperative agreements for CDC in Côte d’Ivoire.
The contractor shall participate in the establishment or purchase of cooperative agreement and financial management systems, and advise CDC management regarding various reporting requirements and data inquiry needs that must be included in appropriately documenting the use of CDC/PEPFAR funds in Côte d’Ivoire.
The contractor shall develop and present a training and coaching program in project management, for project management and technical staff to CDC Director for approval to implement.
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Please note that applications submitted by other means; or without resume and/or biodata will not be considered.
Only finalists will be contacted. No phone calls please.
Reasonable accommodation requests will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
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