The British Council in Senegal has an exciting Project Coordinator role in the broad Projects space. This position is ideal for someone who has at least 2 years working experience in project delivery support and experience of organising and managing events.
To support the successful delivery of our programme portfolio in Senegal, focussing primarily on our work in the field of Arts and Culture, but also covering Education and Society.
This role requires a candidate that is well organised with great attention to detail and good communication skills.
The Role: Project Coordinator
This role will have the following opportunities:
Afford the post holder exposure to different internal and external stakeholders in West Africa and the UK.
Increase the knowledge and use of SAP (financial management software) of the post holder.
Involve working to tight deadlines to support project delivery through administrative support and other tasks.
Involve negotiating with external vendors to get best value for money for the council.
Use the monitoring and evaluation tools of the British Council to report projects delivered.
Professional working proficiency in English & ability to communicate effectively in English
Bachelors degree from a recognised institution
Minimum 2 years’ experience in project delivery support
Experience in organising and managing events
Demonstrated experience managing relationships with external clients, partners and stakeholders
Experience working in creative sector in West Africa or the UK advantageous
Please refer to the role profile for more information on the role responsibilities/accountabilities and person specification.
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