Project Manager (Mobile Library Project) Job Vacancy – Pangea Educational Development (PED)

Job Title:          Project Manager (Mobile Library
Organization:  Pangea Educational Development (PED)
Duty Station:  Katale, Seguku, Wakiso
Reports To: Country Director

About US:
Educational Development (PED) is a small nonprofit organization that believes
in the liberating power and opportunities provided by a quality education. Our
model was developed to empower communities to improve their own educational
circumstances: the school environment, livelihoods of teachers, and access for
under-resourced students and to do so in a way that is sustainable. We are a
community of changemakers, mixed with staff, volunteers, and community
champions. Each member of our community is working towards realizing our mission
by dedicating their time and skills through a wholehearted commitment to it. As
a result, we are equally dedicated to those who work with us.

are seeking an individual whose dedication to the value of education matches
our own. We are seeking an individual who has a heart for empowering Ugandans
to recognize the richness and importance of their cultural heritage and has a
desire to share it with others. We are seeking an individual who is willing to
work odd and sometimes long, exhaustive hours to do what is right and not just
what is easy or will suffice. We are seeking an individual who can laugh as
hard as they can work, someone who is not just looking for a job, but an avenue
to pursue their passion.

Job Summary: The Mobile Library Project Manager (Project Manager) will focus on
growing the impact of the
project within the
communities we are currently work in and beyond. The Project Manager will
oversee Mobile Library Project execution and drive expansion
and develop sustainability
through iterating on new
recruiting methodologies. The Mobile Library Project Manager will take
the lead role in the execution of the following
Primary Responsibilities and an assistant role on
following Secondary Responsibilities.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
Primary Responsibilities:
Manage, motivate and develop the mobile library team through rigorous
performance management, coaching, mentoring and learning interventions to
create a team able to deliver the desired mobile library goals
Work in liaison with mobile library teams in all the mobile library hubs
to identify key target segments, challenges and formulate plans to engage and
acquire new clients
Manage timely payment and settling of accounts with customers in
collaboration with the Operations Manager
Supervise the management of Mobile Library Project assets, including but
not limited to, library collection, vehicles, uniforms, and all other assets
and manage the library inventory system.
Ensure accurate and timely mobile library data management

Secondary Responsibilities
Assist the Director of Teaching and Learning to ensure timely
Implementation of baseline
Assessment among
the Mobile Library Users

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

The ideal applicant must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in the following
fields: Business Administration, Management Science, Social Sciences, Project
Planning, and Management.
At least three years of experience in Business Management
Experience in the Education Sector Highly Valued
Leadership experience in the educational sector preferred
Superior oral and written communication skills in English Required
Familiarity with basic computer skills Required
Motorcycle Riding skills and permit Preferred

Things We’ll Bring To The
A passionate working environment
Building your capacity in all areas of your work
2 Weeks Paid Leave/Year

Contract Period: 3 Months Probationary
Contract to Hire

How to Apply:
candidates should send an updated CV and cover letter to

Deadline: 31st  December 2019

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