Project Manager

The Job

Job title:  Project Manager  

Location: Aden governorate.

Field medical foundation (FMF)

FMF is a non-profit and non-governmental organization aiming to provide health, nutrition, food security and protection and livelihood  services as a humanitarian response to the escalating socio-economic situation in Yemen since 2012

The project Manager (PM) is responsible for implementing livelihood activities FFA/FFT.

 PM will work closely  with Programs Management and support staffs (finance, logistic ,office staff and field staff ) to ensure livelihood activities are implemented according to plan  

Main duties:

  • Ensure timely planning and implementation of livelihood project activities.
  • Oversee ongoing program management and administration of the field teams across the various field locations.
  •  Ensure that beneficiaries are effectively targeted according to established vulnerability criteria.
  • Offer necessary on-site management along with proper quality control measures for ensuring the entire project finish on time.
  • Develop and maintain good lines of communication and relationships with local authorities and the local community.
  • Ensure proper monitoring of livelihood project according to objectives and  indicators. .
  • Ensure effective supervision of project implementation through good management to the team project and project monitoring visits on a regular basis. 
  • Ensure proper and regular program reporting according to Donor standards..
  • Ensure implementing the feasibility assessment to investigate on most appropriate strategy to implement the project.
  • Ensure a monthly follow up of the project indicators..
  • Provide team members with information, tools and other resources to improve performance and reach objectives.

Coordination and Representation

  • Effective communication with external partners/stakeholders and other organizations operating in targeted area for coordination and partnership opportunities
  • Participate in cluster coordination meetings, as needed
  • Maintain effective communications with the local authorities and local community
  • Represent FMF  in  the operational area at government, cluster and donor meetings, as required
  • Conduct himself/herself both professionally and personally
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor.


  • University degree in relevant field (humanitarian assistance and/ or development, economics and management, political and social studies with a management focus).
  • A minimum of four (3) years’ experience in a relevant senior position.
  • A minimum of 3 years field experience with NGOs ,INGOs.


  • Previous experience working on supervisory roles
  • Extremely flexible, and have the ability to cope with stressful situations.
  • Proficient in computer applications, especially with MS Word and MS Excel, MS PowerPoint.
  • Good analytical skills and leadership qualities
  • Strong communication and reporting skills
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize workload
  • Strong interpersonal and intercultural skills.
  • Knowledge with donor’s policies and requirements
  • Ability to work under high pressures
  • Strong English language speaking and writing abilities
How to Apply

Applicants should send a CV and covering letter, both in English, to Field Medical Foundation ( )
with the title of the position, you are applying for in the title of the email.

  • Employer: FMF
  • Category: Development/Non-Profit
  • Location: Aden
  • Posted on: 18 November 2020
  • Deadline: 25 November 2020