Project Manager / Deputy Director for Social Welfare and Human Rights Project

Are you passionate about making a positive impact in the field of social welfare and human rights? Do you have a strong background in development, planning, and human rights initiatives? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

Job Description For Social Welfare Jobs:

Job Field of Experience: Social Welfare and Human Rights Job Type: One (1) year / Completion of the Project Job Scale/Grade: PPS-08 (equivalent to BPS-18) Min. Experience Required: 5 Years working experience in development sector, planning and development, Human Rights, preferably in merged districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Vacancies/Slots: 01 Max. Age Limit: 28-35 (5 years General Age Relaxation applicable)

Location: Peshawar / Merged Districts, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Job Title: Project Manager / Deputy Director

Qualification: Minimum 2nd Division Master’s Degree in Law, Sociology, Social Work, Anthropology, Gender Studies, Human Rights, Peace & Conflict Studies, or equivalent.

Domicile Quota: KP

Responsibilities: As the Project Manager / Deputy Director, you will play a pivotal role in leading the implementation of the Empowerment for Social Welfare and Human Rights Project. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Implementing the project according to the approved PC-I and reporting to the Director, RDHR, Peshawar.
  • Managing project staff and activities, overseeing financial and record management.
  • Creating a comprehensive implementation schedule and annual work plan.
  • Delegating tasks effectively to project staff.
  • Preparing and submitting progress reports as required by the Ministry.
  • Providing quarterly physical and financial progress reports as per the Development Wing’s requirements.
  • Evaluating the performance of project staff, offering guidance and feedback.
  • Monitoring project performance and identifying and addressing bottlenecks.
  • Establishing connections with civil society organizations, UNCTs, INGOs, NGOs, academia, media, and other development partners.
  • Building strong relationships with government departments, particularly district and local governments.
  • Organizing meetings, seminars, workshops, human rights education, and community awareness programs.
  • Undertaking any other assignments given by higher authorities to contribute to the project’s success.
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  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in the development sector, planning and development, and human rights, preferably in merged districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
  • A Master’s Degree with at least a 2nd Division in Law, Sociology, Social Work, Anthropology, Gender Studies, Human Rights, Peace & Conflict Studies, or an equivalent field.
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Proficiency in project management and financial management.
  • Familiarity with the local context and community engagement strategies.

We Offer:

  • An opportunity to lead a critical project that aims to empower social welfare and human rights in the merged districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
  • The chance to work with a diverse range of stakeholders, from government bodies to civil society organizations and international partners.
  • A competitive salary package as per the PPS-08 scale.

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Terms & Conditions

1. Interested candidates can apply online through National Job Portal at website within
15 days from the date of publication of advertisement.
2. Advertisement can be downloaded from website
3. ToRs/Job Descriptions for the post of Project Manager / Deputy Director (BPS-18) can also be
downloaded from website
4. Only short-listed candidates will be called for written test/ interview.
5. Candidates already in Government Service should apply through proper channel, along with NOC from
their organizations clearly stating the length of service and other particulars.
6. Candidates will have to produce original documents at the time of interview. Candidates already in
Government Service, will also have to produce original NOC from their departments/organizations.
7. The general age relaxation of 5 years and others in upper age limit would be granted as admissible
under the rules.
8. No TA/DA shall be admissible for appearing in test/interview.
9. If a candidate is interested to apply for more than one post, he should apply separately.
10. The competent authority reserves the right to cancel the process of recruitment at any stage without
citing any reasons.

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If you are ready to take on a meaningful role that contributes to positive social change, please submit your application including your CV and a cover letter explaining your relevant experience and motivation for this position.

Apply now and be a part of driving social welfare and human rights empowerment in our community!

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Application Deadline: 25 August 2023 

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