Senior Project Manager

  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career / Advanced
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  • Posted
    Sep 28

Position description

Transtec is a Belgian certified international development company active for more than 35 years in the implementation of projects and programmes funded under the Official Development Assistance (ODA).

Transtec provides a full range of technical and consulting services on projects and programmes funded by the United Nations, the European Union, the World Bank, the African Development Bank, Bilateral Agencies including the UK Department for International Development (DfID), the Belgian Technical Cooperation (BTC), the French Agency for Development (AFD), Global Affairs Canada, the Danish International Development Agency (DANIDA), the Swedish International Development Cooperation (SIDA), the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), the aid and development agency of the government of Luxembourg (Luxdev), the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCA), and others. 

Our mission is to contribute effectively to good governance, including the improvement of the performance and decision-making process in the public and private sector.

Our values :

  • We are committed to cultivating the best relationships with all stakeholders (clients, partners, experts, suppliers and the communities we serve)
  • We are open to new ideas, and committed to the collaborative resolution of complex challenges
  • We pride ourselves on our multi-cultural approach and our steadfast commitment to results for our stakeholders.

Date of expiry: 15/11/2018
Probable starting date: ASAP
Duration: CDI
Project Manager: Elodie Jaffré
Contact: If interested kindly send your motivation letter and your updated CV to the Department Manager via: [email protected]
CV language: EN

Senior Project Manager profile:

We invite candidates with a professional expertise corresponding to the criteria here listed to send us their motivation letter and CV, in English or French, as soon as possible. 

Candidates who do not meet the listed criteria kindly refrain from applying. 

No need to register in our database of experts for inhouse positions. 

From our Brussels headquarters, Senior Project Managers are responsible for the management of development projects and technical assistance contracts funded by international donors worldwide.

In order to reinforce our implementation team, we are currently hiring a Senior Project Manager (Senior PM). The Senior PM will report directly to the Department Director. 

Required profile and Professional expertise: 

  • Master’s level degree;
  • Fluency in spoken and written English and French; Arabic, Spanish or Portuguese are an asset;
  • Strong communication and diplomatic skills;
  • At least 10 years of international project management experience in an international environment;
  • Knowledge of international projects' funding procedures of some bilatelateral or multilateral international aid agencies such as the EU, DFID, AFD, WB, UN, etc;
  • High level planning and organisation skills;
  • Proven team leading experience and a team player;
  • Demonstrated experience in managing external consultants; training and developing internal human resources;
  • Service-minded, client-oriented approach;
  • An eye for detail in texts, figures, administrative tasks;
  • Time management skills to work efficiently and independently,
  • In possession of strong problem solving skills;
  • Available for frequent travel to developing countries and/or post-conflict countries;
  • Excellent command of Word, Excel

We offer: 

  • a permanent contract; 
  • a group hospitalisation plan; 
  • meal tickets; 
  • Ecocheques;
  • 13th month salary according to the Belgian system

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