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Social Investment Coordinator

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    Nima Ardalan

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    about 2 months ago

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mselect is looking to hire a Social Investment Coordinator for an international energy client in Basrah, Iraq. Candidates must have a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience. Fluency in English and Arabic is a must.

  • Contribute to a program targeting local NGOs and Civil Society Organization (CSOs) capacity building and inclusion in the SI (Social Investment) Program to safeguard sustainability
  • Ensure positive dialogue with all stakeholders based on listening, respect and understanding, taking local context into consideration
  • Contribute to both internal and External Social Investment Committees on the projects assigned
  • Contribute to staff initiatives and participation forum to ensure a level of participation of staff in the SI initiatives (Action!) on the subject matters assigned
  • Ensure that participatory approach is applied with all interested stakeholders, especially targeted beneficiaries
  • Contribute to updating the SI Talking Points and Communication on the SI Projects in charge
  • Design and implementation of social investment projects
  • Use the logical framework in the assessment of relevance of potential projects
  • Include relevance to the Sustainable Development Goals SDGs in all Projects
  • Develop relevant input, output and outcome KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) for projects performance monitoring and report on them
  • Study feasibility of social investment projects in the assigned subject matters proposed by the Social Investments Committee or defined within the ESHIA or initiatives proposed by staff
  • Conduct studies to evaluate the socio-economic benefits of executed projects in the regional economy
  • Propose to sponsor key events and well selected causes for donation, presented with a rational aligned to the overall need assessments available and SI Strategy
  • Contribute to mobilizing staff around SI programs and maximize the opportunities for them to participate
  • Conduct all SI activities in the Stakeholder Management Tool including design and implementation of surveys
  • Contribute periodically to the SI (Social Investment) Dashboard
  • Ensure social investment’s projects implementation within time and budget
  • Conduct post-completion impact assessment of projects and contribute to an annual report on achievements and sustainability of actions
  • Conduct perception surveys with beneficiaries and regional communities to assess acceptability of performed SI ProJet’s
  • Report to hierarchy based on the set metrics on periodic basis
  • Develop material for Internal Posting on SI projects progress

  • Degree in Community Development, Sustainability, Anthropology and Sociology
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in the design and implementation of local development program either for an international development Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) or agency or within the industry
  • Advanced project management skills and experience
  • High level of interpersonal skills and strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Empathetic towards sensitive cultural, personal and community issues
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure
  • Understanding of the economic, political, and social dynamics in operation
  • Good reporting skills
  • High integrity, capacity to listen, to dialogue essential, superior negotiation and communications skills
  • Creativity, open-mindedness, leadership skills, flexibility essential, excellent analytical skills
  • Strong team player with maturity to build effective partnerships across corporate and cultural divides
  • Strong focus on delivery of results, ability to work to deadlines
  • Good knowledge of English language (speaking and writing)

*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.
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