Project Manager- Renewable Energy

SNV Vietnam is looking for a: Project Manager- Renewable Energy

Based in Hanoi, Vietnam
(The position is subject to donor approval of this project)
SNV has been working in Vietnam since 1995. Using market based approaches, SNV is committed to reducing poverty by catalyzing environmentally sustainable solutions for the poor in agriculture, energy, water & sanitation, and REDD+(Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation).
SNV and its partners are looking for a Project Manager to manage an anticipated project on Clean Energy funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). The Project Manager-Renewable Energy (PM-RE) will be responsible for planning, implementation and reporting of renewable energy related activities of the program. SNV invites interested Vietnamese professionals that comply with the profile describe bellow, to submit their CVs and Application letter to be considered for this position.

- Program implementation
- Develop and disseminating project work plans to concerned team members and stakeholders
- Provide overall guidance in the implementation of activities under the work plan
- Day to day monitoring of activities under the work plan
- Coaching and supervision of project staff
- Collaborate with other Project Managers in the Program to ensure synergy and effectiveness
- Meet with local partners to solve any problem arisen during implementation process
- Develop periodical operational and financial reports for the project as required

Financial management
- Ensure that project adhere to USAID and SNV systems and procedures
- Ensure that project implementation meets donor compliance requirements
- Responsible for budgetary control and overall financial management, including maintaining oversight of expenses and procurement
- Ensure that the programme complies with all legal and bureaucratic requirements in Vietnam

Stakeholder Engagement
- Responsible for providing program reports and updates to Deputy Chief of Party
- Develop and present program progress report to donors as required
- Present program information package to potential donors to secure their interest and support
- Network and engage local stakeholders for collaboration and support of project activities

Candidate profile
- Preferably Vietnamese citizen
- University degree in energy, economics, or related field
- At least 5 years’ experience in project management in an international development organisation
- Experience with private sector development (on- and/or off-grid) will be an advantage
- Strong project management and conceptual skills
- Experience of financial and administrative management with USAID funded projects preferred
- Good team worker, able to work closely with a team under pressure
- Experience of establishing strong working relationships with colleagues from different functions and cultures
- Good leadership skills and a supportive management style
- Good training/capacity building and management skills.
- Working experience in the Renewable Energy Sector preferable in Vietnam or South East Asia
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills in English (spoken & written)

Contract Duration: One-year associate consultancy with possibility of extension will be offered to the final candidate subject to donor approval of this project.
How to apply?
Please send your application letter and CV, together with an indication of your current salary and compensation package, to Ms. Bui Thi Kim Ngan, HR/ Admin Assistant at [email protected] by 20th April 2012.

Short-listed candidates will be invited for an interview when further details will be provided. The selected candidate will be integrated as part of the SNV team applying for the tendered project.

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They do not appreciate third-party mediation based on this advertisement.

Job Details
Organisation Name: 
Ha Noi
Application Deadline: 
Fri, 2012-04-20