The IST Portfolio Manager will be responsible for the overall management and coordination of the WB-Supported project portfolio in accordance with the Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica [GoCD] and World Bank’s management and implementation requirements.

Qualifications and Experience

In order to fulfill the described responsibilities, a Consultant with the following requirements is needed:

  • Minimum Master’s level degree in Project Management, Economics, Business Administration, Financial Management or related field
  • Have at least 7 years of experience working in project management with multiple implementing partners and preferably external donors
  • Project management qualification (PMP) or equivalent
  • Have proven experience and familiarity with World Bank fiduciary, procurement, safeguards and operational guidelines
  • Have good knowledge and experience working with local organizations, ministries and multilateral agencies
  • Good command of Financial Management (budgets, financial processes and financial reporting and compliance with donor requirements)
  • Strong management, supervisory, and capacity building skills, including at least 5 years’ experience in managing multi-disciplinary teams of professional staff
  • Previous experience working with international donors and similar projects will be desired

Expression of Interest

Interested applicants should submit their CV and a letter of motivation / application stating suitability for the position on or before June 22, 2018 to the Financial Secretary of the Ministry of Finance (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.). References may be requested to be provided if necessary, on demand.

View the entire Implementation Support Team (IST) Portfolio Manager (PDF, 45 KB) vacancy announcement.

Posted: 29/05/2018