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24. September 2021

Job vacancy Project Manager at Liechtenstein Development Service

Are you interested in bilateral development cooperation and would like to contribute through versatile work in a small team? Then this is the right place for you!

 

For the LED team in Schaan we are looking for a project manager (80% - 90%) ideally by 01.12.2021 (or by agreement)


You will do:


- Monitor project progress and provide content-related support for a project portfolio with a focus on food security in 3 partner countries in Southern Africa as well as other international projects
- Establish new partnerships and further develop the project portfolio in close cooperation with project partners and/or the LED coordination office in Harare
- Advising and supporting the coordination office
- Preparation of basic documents (concept note, project proposal) for decision-making in the Foundation Board


You offer:


- Degree (M.Sc.) in geography, agriculture, environmental sciences or related subjects with a focus on the areas of food security / food system
- Ideally a relevant postgraduate degree in the field of development cooperation (e.g. NADEL)
- Several years of experience in project management in the field of development cooperation, preferably while working in sub-Saharan Africa or other countries of the global South
- German and business fluent English (written and spoken)
- Willingness to undertake project clarification and monitoring trips in the partner countries for a period of

3-5 weeks per year
- Independence, flexibility and conceptual thinking
- Empathy towards partners and colleagues in the partner countries


We offer:


- A challenging and versatile position with a defined area of responsibility in a small team
- Opportunities to contribute to the further development of the LED
- A modern workplace in a central location in Schaan


Please send written applications (cover letter and CV in table form) by 11 October to Pius Frick: pius.frick@led.li