Project Coordinator - Cuba
Region
Americas
Country / Territory
Cuba
Location
Havana
Department
Arts
Job Category
Project Management
Pay Band
Locally appointed Grade H
Vacancy Description
Pay Band: H / Location: La Havana / Contract: One year, with the possibility of renewal / Post holder must be legally entitled to work in Cuba and will have to be approved by PALCO.
 
Details

ABOUT THE JOB 

As our next Project Coordinator you will be responsible for the effective drafting and delivery of British Council Cuba’s programs and projects to a high standard, following all internal and external policies and procedures.

WHAT SHOULD YOU HAVE
You should have:
  • Proven track record in project documents writing, including monitoring and evaluation.  
  • Proven experience in delivering projects and managing budgets.
  • Experience in working with accounts systems to check on budget expenditure.
  • Experience in dealing with the educational and Arts sector.
  • A university Degree in a related area.  
  • The ability to operate in English and Spanish, both written and spoken, at a business level (CEFR B2).

ABOUT YOUR BEHAVIOURS OR COMPETENCIES 
Performing successfully in this position will require much more than a suitable academic and working background, therefore, we are looking for you to demonstrate the (competencies) that are key to our , such as: Making it happen, Working Together, Connecting with others, Creating shared purpose, Being accountable and Shaping the Future.  

WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY
Because you will be joining an organisation that works with over 100 countries across the world in the fields of arts and culture, English language, education and civil society. 
 
This post will support the proposal’s conception, development, delivery and digital engagement required to enable a strong programme portfolio in Cuba which builds opportunities for partnership and collaboration between stakeholders in the UK and Cuba and delivers impact for the UK.

WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION?   
Role Profile Project Coordinator
British Council Behaviours
British Council Core skills

HOW TO APPLY?  
Click on the apply button and follow the instructions. 

WHAT IS YOUR DEADLINE? 
Make sure to apply before the closing date: August 14, 2019 at 23:59 UK time.

HOW LONG DOES THIS PROCESS TAKE? 
  
After reviewing applications, you could be shortlisted for an interview or not. In either you will be notified.  After the 1st interview, there could be a second interview stage or assessment. Once that is done, the panel makes a decision, we run a reference check process and then an offer is extended. In every we provide feedback via e-mail. We thank you in advance for your patience.  
 
IMPORTANT INFORMATION
he British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities,building connections and engendering trust.

The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and is keen to reflect diversity of UK society at every level within the organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. In line with the British Council’s Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks. In the UK, and in other countries where appropriate systems exist, these include criminal records checks.

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