The total salary package for this position is approximately £67,129 - £76,381 ($105,951 - $120,5545 USD)* including basic salary, programme management allowance, hardship allowance and per diem.
This role is subject to the receipt of funding and a start date is to be confirmed depending on this.
MAG is seeking a Technical Operations Manager to lead technical operations in Sudan, where MAG has been working since 2006.
You will be the senior technical representative in country, responsible for leading and safely managing all mine clearance and EOD operations, as well as managing a team of international staff and multiple technical teams. Working closely with the Country Director, you will provide technical input into proposals and reports, liaise with donors, and government agencies. As a member of the Programme Senior Management Team you will need to be able to think strategically and make operational recommendations to enable MAG's work in a complex context.
You will be responsible for managing projects across geographically diverse and challenging sites and therefore you will need previous experience in a similar role, ideally managing multiple teams. A patient, tactful and diplomatic approach will be required in this challenging environment
The Technical Operations Manager will be based in Khartoum with frequent travel to MAG's operational bases
Salary: The total salary package for this position is £67,129 - £76,381 ($105,951 - $120,5545 USD)* including basic salary, programme management allowance, hardship allowance and per diem. *Please see the general information further information related to this.
Accommodation: MAG will provide accommodation in-country.
Leave: We recognise our staff work hard and need the appropriate time out to stay motivated. You'll have a minimum of eight weeks out of the programme per year and your entitlement rises with service.
Flights: MAG provides three international flights per year.
Career Development: You'll be appointed on a global open-ended contract, offering you job security and career development, with opportunities to work in different MAG programmes should you wish to develop a long term career with us.
Insurance: All international staff are automatically covered by MAG's comprehensive insurance package
How to apply
Application is by application form (see below).
This document should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org by the closing date of Sunday 9 September 2012.
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