Job description: Project Manager WASTE/ Take a Stake (0,8 FTE)
WASTE is specialized in urban and peri-urban sanitation, solid waste and in the sustainable financing of emerging markets in these sectors. WASTE has a solid base of 35 years of experience and
has an extensive network in more than 11 low- and middle-income countries in Africa and Asia.
WASTE manages a multi-million portfolio focusing on value chain improvements in waste and sanitation and setting up systems that supports local governments, small and medium sized businesses, financial institutions and community initiatives.
We are scaling up our programmes. Recently we have acquired an assignment of the Swedish International Development Agency, SIDA, to set up an investment fund in the sanitation sector: Take a Stake.
For the management of this initiative and some other WASTE projects we are looking for an experienced project manager.
The Project Manager manages a portfolio of projects from an operational and contractual perspective.
An important project in this portfolio is the operational management of the Take a Stake initiative.
Purpose of the project manager position is achieving the project objectives by planning, budgeting and evaluating activities and monitoring and reporting on results.
The Project Manager collaborates closely with the Project Leaders of the projects and reports to the director of WASTE.
Tasks and Responsibilities
Knowledge and experience
Job related competences
Salary indication between €50.000 and €60.000 on an annual basis for a full-time appointment (36 hours).
The position is initially offered for one year, but with the expectation of continuation for an indefinite period of time, depending on performance and once funding is approved.
The Project Manager will be based in the Netherlands and work from the WASTE office in The Hague.
To apply, please submit a motivational letter (no more than one side of A4) and CV (no more than 3 pages) to firstname.lastname@example.org. For further information on WASTE and the Take a Stake initiative please visit https://www.waste.nl. For questions you may also call Nico Terra at 0654708060.
The closing date for submission of applications is 27th October 2020. Interviews will be held November 2nd and 3rd.