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General Manager Monitoring

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July 18, 2010
Job Responsibilities:

Primary job responsibility will be to ensure effective and progressive monitoring of all R&D Funded projects, with a view to strengthen the performance of these projects.

Design and implement Monitoring mechanism

* Design and implement monitoring and evaluation tools and strategies in line with the ongoing proposal approval criteria.
* Analyze and recommend methods to match current interests of National R & D Fund with Industry priorities.
Oversee the monitoring process and ensure compliance with timetables
* Maintain tracking system for prospect clearance and project monitoring; coordinate, follow-up on successful proposals ensuring timely submission of narrative and financial reports and adherence to project timetables. Take appropriate actions incase of irregularities.
* Give recommendations on monitoring team composition for individual project, depending on the scale and criticality of the project.
* Facilitate the monitoring team in designing monitoring schedules for R&D projects, to track project progress against planned tasks.
Prepare budgetary recommendation of the department
* Determine fiscal requirements of the office and prepare budgetary recommendations; ensure expenditures are monitored, verified and reconciled.

Qualification & Experience:
* Advance degree in Business Administration or ICT related discipline. * 8-10 years progressive experience in the similar position preferably in a donor agency/financial institution or a non-profit organization. Experience within Telecom Industry would be a big plus.
Reports To:
Chief Executive Officer
Age Limit:
Remuneration/ Benefits:
Contract basis, market competitive salary, car/monetization equivalent to 1300 CC, medical and other facilities.
Last Date to Apply:
02-08-2010
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General Manager Solicitation & Evaluation

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July 18, 2010
Job Responsibilities:

Primary job responsibility will be to receive, analyze and approve solicited and unsolicited proposals according to the themes and guidelines defined by the R&D Fund Co. Board.

Developing Proposal solicitation and evaluation strategies
* Provide the services of research, prospect identification, proposal design, evaluation and solicitation strategies.
* Design a conceptual framework to help evaluators assess the extent to which the project generally supports the broad policy objectives.

Identification of theme and project definition

* Identify, develop and maintain themes and project definitions for consideration by the Board. Define projects corresponding to theme.

Monitoring review process

* Research, review, evaluate and edit proposals developed by principal investigators.
* Create an external review panel for external evaluation of proposals, depending on the funding activity in progress.

Coordinating with other departments

* Work closely with other departments to ensure timely involvement of research bodies and principal investigators, disbursement of funds, effective monitoring, publishing of results and beneficial commercialization.

Approval on technical proposals

* Analyze evaluation results synthesized by evaluation managers. Assess their implications for R&D Fund program performance.

Ensuring adherence to policies and procedures

* Monitor the day-to-day operations to ensure that the department is meeting goals and objectives, is following policies and procedures and is adhering to deadlines, takes corrective action as appropriate.

Qualification & Experience:
Advanced Degree in Telecom or ICT related discipline * Work requires communications, analytical and organizational skills. * Ten years of progressive experience in the similar position preferably with a donor agency or a nonprofit organization.
Reports To:
Chief Executive Officer
Age Limit:
Remuneration/ Benefits:
Contract basis, market competitive salary, car/monetization equivalent to 1300 CC, medical and other facilities.
Last Date to Apply:
02-08-2010
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