Projects Manager (Australia – India Water Security Initiative (AIWASI))

Australia Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)
New Delhi, DL, India
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Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)
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About the Role

The Australia – India Water Security Initiative (AIWASI) is a multiple-million dollar program established following a Joint Working Group on Water meeting in September 2020. It aims to improve access to safe water and sanitation services in cities/regions experiencing significant water-related challenges.

Reporting to the First Secretary Economic, you will oversee projects funded by AIWASI. This role is responsible for: oversight of project delivery, providing broad policy and engagement direction and administrative matters for the work unit including financial management, contracts management and procurement. The project manager also closely assists the Specialist Technical Officer on contract-related and strategic stakeholder engagement.

This role plays a key role in identifying public diplomacy opportunities for Australia by closely working with counterparts, other program contractors and short term advisors. 

This role is appointed on a contractual basis for a temporary period of 12 months. This agreement may be extended subject to ongoing approvals.

Commitment to diversity

The Australian High Commission is committed to achieving diversity within its workforce. We are looking for people who share our values and who are as diverse as the community we serve.

Note: Due to the large volume of applications received, we are unable to respond to each applicant. Candidates shortlisted for the contractual position will only be contacted, if you are not requested to attend an interview, please assume that your application has not been successful.

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