Libya Initiative | VACANCY NOTICE for a PROJECT ASSISTANT | deadline 12/01/2020


The Middle East Directions Programme is looking for a project assistant for its activities in Libya. The project assistant will be mainly responsible for project management related tasks by:

  • Coordinating the daily management of project activities in Libya, Tunisia and, where relevant, the wider MENA region, in close contact with the collaborators based in Libya and under the supervision of the MEDirections project manager;
  • Organizing and supporting the gathering of relevant documentary proof, in line with EUI and donor procedures;
  • Coordination of the preparation of regular financial and narrative reports of the project, under the supervision of the MEDirections project manager;
  • Support in liaising with the donor in terms of deliverables, updated work plan and ad hoc requests;
  • In coordination with the project team, assessing the project’s progress against agreed-upon indicators, and conducting ongoing assessments of risks to project implementation, including mitigation measures;
  • Supervising the overall organisational support to the project collaborators in Libya and Florence;
  • Training and mentoring the Libyan team in project management skills.

Deadline for application: 12 January 2020 at midnight (CET)

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