An opportunity has opened for an Operations Manager whose calling and heart is aligned with the ethos and vision of www.bonnievale418.co.za.
This role will assist Western Cape based communities to plan and build Technical Vocational and Technical Occupational Schools of Excellence, with the aim of creating high-quality schooling and broader opportunities for participating communities in partnership with the WCED.
You will have the rare opportunity to experience first-hand how lives are impacted, hope restored and communities changed through the Bonnievale418 initiative.
We are looking for:
A dedicated administrator and systematic implementer with the skills to execute.
Someone good at managing red tape, gifted in finance, and working through steps towards execution.
A trusted and level-headed link between the WCED, private funders, the operating partners and communities involved.
Key Responsibilities will include:
- Project planning and management
- Negotiating and contracting with the WCED
- Tender processes and contracting for construction purposes.
- Curriculum extension applications
- Monitoring and evaluation
- Documentation of processes
Minimum requirements for interested candidates:
Bachelor’s degree with 5 years’ working experience in Engineering / Construction, Finances / Risk Management, or Education.
Fluent in English and Afrikaans, with excellent listening skills and speaking skills.
Proven ability to work with all people.
Good all-round computer skills.
Skills in budgeting and financial management.
Fundraising skills, including networking, proposal development and high-level funder engagement.
A valid driver’s license and own vehicle.
Education and Experience Profile
5 Years’ experience in project management position, monitoring, evaluating, stakeholder engagement and writing narrative and financial reports.
Experience in procedures and reporting requirements of donor organizations.
Knowledge of basic and further education sectors, including government structures, policies and plans, and asocial sector landscape in education or youth development is an added advantage.
Personal Quality Traits
Motivated to work independently and as part of a close-knit team.
Energised by assisting, serving, or teaching other people.
Committed to making a difference through sharing knowledge.
Employment Type: 27-month contract position with a possible extension.
Renumeration: Market Related
Based in: Bonnievale, Western Cape.
Applications Close 27 September
All Applications Close 27 September 2021 at 8pm.
Please Submit All CV’s to: [email protected]