Position Title: Project Manager
Location: Tirana, Albania
Organization: Shoqata Internacionale per Solidaritetin (SHIS)
Employment Type: Full Time
The International Association for Solidarity (SHIS) is an Albanian NGO founded in 1998 and officially recognized by Tirana’s Court of Justice through decision no. 2514 on 24th June, 1998 with Nipt Code J91713019 B. Its mission is to promote and implement development educational programs in harmony with local and national policies.
SHIS is specialized in implementing educational development projects related with: local and central education institutions empowerment, educative staff capacity building, women entrepreneurship, awareness raising for parents and communities, prevention of school drop out for most in risk children, implementing of the school as e communities centre approach, research and social services
SHIS is seeking a Project Manager who will be responsible for key aspects of project cycle management, including: needs assessments, project proposal development, project management, outreach, reporting and coordination, as well as selected management responsibilities including supervision of sub- granting process.
The Project Manager should carry out the responsibilities described below independently, with minimum supervision, but also in the context of a professional project team.
Duties and Responsibilities:
1.Manage project(s) addressing issues related to all the phases of the project cycle.
2.Coordinate adequate planning, implementation, evaluation of the project(s) assigned, and prepare periodic reports indicating progress towards expected results, and propose plans of action;
3.Coordinate the activities with the third parties for the correct execution of projects;
4.Ensure that project(s) is/are implemented on-time, within scope and within budget;
5.Actively and independently work on fundraising and project proposals development for different donors;
6.Develop professional relationship with external project staff and monitor their contractual obligations;
7.Contribute to other programmatic areas of the organization and office management as appropriate;
•Master degree in Social Sciences, Political Sciences or related field plus at least 5 years of working experience;
•Solid knowledge and understanding of the legal framework and the enabling environment for civil society development in the country.
•Working experience with the civil society organizations in Albania required;
•Proven working experience in project proposal writing, project management, including project financial management, monitoring and reporting;
•Working experience in the management of EU-funded projects;
•Working experience in grants management;
•Solid organizational, analytical skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills – able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and to work in a fast-paced environment
•Strong communication skills and teamwork abilities;
•Willing to travel within and outside the country;
•Computer skills (Windows, MS Office programs – Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc., Internet/Email, database management etc.);
•Excellent writing and verbal communication skills in Albanian and English languages;
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Proposed Start Time: As soon as possible 2019
To apply for any of the positions above:
Please send a cover letter indicating your interest in the position, your CV indicating 2 reference contacts, to the Email address: email@example.com
Shoqata Internacionale per Solidaritetin (SHIS)
Rruga: Vace Zela, nr 19, Tiranë, Shqipëri,
The deadline for submission of applications is 10 October 2019.
SHIS will contact only those applicants who will be invited for interview or when additional information is needed.
SHIS embraces diversity in its hiring, welcoming individuals of all religions, ethnicity, gender, and orientation to apply.
The future begins now. Believe, make the difference!
Kick of meeting "“Preventing illegal migration through promotion of education and family empowerment"
We realized today the Kick off meeting of the project “Preventing illegal migration through promotion of education and family empowerment" in the area of Kombinat.An important moment to sha
Project: “To prevent the illegal migration of the youth, by promoting education and strengthening the family support”
Project: “To prevent the illegal migration of the youth, by promoting education and strengthening the family support” Financed by the European Union under the Iris Network Implem
We realised today, the first information session for the open call for proposal under the “Promoting human rights through inclusive education and empowerment of local civil society organization&
Acitivity promoting school as community center
These activities were organized, as a follow up stage of the training sessions delivered by the start of the 2019 for 75 teachers, of the targeted schools, aiming the promotion of the school as a comm
Activity with children within SHIS partner centers
During the May –June period, we have realized monitoring visits in 9 centers partner. The scope of these visits was to see the implementation of educational projects. Thanks to Distance Support
Summer Activities 2019 "I and Nature"
Beginning June 14-28, at 8:30 - 11:30 am at the 9-year school "Musine Kokalari" Daily center "Little Prince" will develop the summer activities "I and Nature" Today, some of the realized moments are
Open call for proposals
Open Call for proposal Sub-granting Application Scheme This activity was implemented within the project “Promoting human rights through inclusive education and empowerment of local civil socie
Together in a new adventure. The AVSI Foundation, in partnership with the International Association for Solidarity - SHIS, and the Women Development Association of Shkodra - MDG, carries out the Pr
Summer Activities 2018
A day long awaited by all! Positive messages and endless emotions were conveyed by the children on this closing day of Summer Activities 2018.✔️Energy ✔️Artists ✔️Specificity ✔️Char
Our mission is to promote human dignity in all its expressions.
Roberta ProfkaExecutive Director
Enkeleda PllumbajLocal Coordinator
Jora HysaEducational Coordinator
Klevisa HysaCoordinator Communication and Visibility
Mirela KurtiProgram Coordinator