Job Vacancy For Coordinating Director

A reputable research and public oversight organisation in Ghana's oil and gas sector invites applications for employment for the above listed position:

Job Purpose:

•   Provide general leadership to the organization's secretariat to enable it deliver its mandate effectively.
•   The Coordinating Director shall build alliances with various stakeholders, such as Government, Development Partners, Civil Society and Private Institutions.

Main Duties:

Programme design and Implementation

•   Lead the designing, planning and implementation of organization's programmes and projects in consultation with leadership and members Oversee the successful implementation of all the organisation's program
•   Submit timely reports on a routine basis and as required in accordance with commitments to government and donors.

Planning and Budgeting

•   Lead in fund raising for the organisation to supplement funds
•   Lead the Secretariat Team to deliver timely and informative reports to donors

Research and development

•   Maintain contacts with the relevant ministries, departments and agencies and other sources of information to facilitate quick access to data
•   Oversee the setting up of processes for the regular collection of data and information needed for planning
•   Oversee and ensure the Preparation of the organisation's reports
•   Provide quality assurance to ensure that all reports meet acceptable standards

Communication and media relations

•   Develop and maintain good links with the media and key stakeholders of the organization
•   Ensure the development and implementation of a Communication Strategy for the organisation
•   Oversee information systems and technology, including regularly updating the organisation's website

Human Resource Management

•   Serve as the liaison between the organisation and secretariat Staff
•   Manage and supervise secretariat staff
•   Ensure adequate pollcies and procedures are in place to guide personnel issues, culture and organisational values in the organisation.

Qualification Required & Experience

•   A Master's Degree in Oil and Gas Management or Petroleum Economics/ Masters in Law or a Masters degree in any relevant social sciences
•   + 5 years' relevant experience;
•   Extensive experience in research, Proven ability in fundraising and a good understanding of the legal framework of Ghana's petroleum sector
•   Experience in grant management
•   Good communications skills - both written and oral
•   Strong English language skills required
•   Strong IT Skills

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

•   Interested candidates should e-mail one PDF file containing, a cover letter, your detailed curriculum vitae including names and contacts of three professional referees.
•   For the email subject line: select the position of interest
•   Email your application to:- [email protected]
•   You can call +233-302223815 for more information.

Closing Date: 02 August, 2015