The British Council has had a presence in Nepal since 1959. The British Council office in Nepal has been active in improving the teaching and learning of English, education sector projects and partnership programs, education promotion, UK examination and policy dialogue activities. British Council has also delivered range of Skills programmes in South Asia.
Detailed Job description / requirements:
Vacancy Announcement: Project Manager: Supporting School Sector Development Plan – Program Management, Coordination and Technical Support Team
Contract: Fixed Term Consultant | Region: South Asia | Country: Nepal Department: Education and Society
British Council Nepal is looking for a Project Manager for SSDP- Program Management, Coordination and Technical Support Team to ensure successful delivery of activities for the ADB TA-9215 NEP: Supporting School Sector Development Plan – Program Management, Coordination and Technical Support Team service contract package, which is expected to be implemented by the British Council.
The specific duties comprise, but are not limited to, the following:
- Responsible for the delivery and management of the programme /contract through all stages of implementation
- Ensure Value for money in project delivery
- Ensuring that programme/contract is managed to ADB and British Council standards.
- Assisting Team Leader for the definition and delivery of a detailed inception plan for the project including timely delivery of reporting requirements
- Responsible for relationships with all stakeholders including the ADB, Ministry of Education Science and Technology, its line agencies and other relevant stakeholders
- Managing the non-key expert programme management team
- Overseeing the management of the project office
If you are interested to apply, for further information please see the links below:
External Link: https://bit.ly/32nWsg0
Internal Link: https://bit.ly/2OOZplJ
Closing date: UK time: 23:59, 29 October 2019
The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity. British Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all of its partners to share this commitment. In line with the British Council’s Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks. In the UK, and in other countries where appropriate systems exist, these include criminal records checks.