Project Officer (Digicel Foundation)

Job Title: Project Officer – Digicel Foundation
Reporting to: Head of Projects
Location: Papua New Guinea


The Project Officer is responsible for providing support in the coordination of Digicel funded projects In PNG. The position will support with procurement of goods and services, mobilization of contractor personnel to site, conducting baseline surveys and support quality assurance checks at completion of projects.


  • Conduct initial assessments of approved projects and collate and prepare all baseline survey information for presentation to the Board as part of the project submissions
  • Assist in the negotiate and procure any/all logistical support (shipping/airlifting/cartage) of building hardware and materials to projects sites and/or laydown areas
  • Provide support to contractors during mobilization and construction of projects
  • Assist to plan effective travel plans to each project sites with minimal supervision and provide travel reports, acquittals of travel funds in a timely manner
  • Assist the Project Managers to conduct final quality assurance visits to project sites at the completion of projects
  • Provide assistance and support to Foundation staff as required

Education and Experience

  • At least three years of relevant experience in a project officer role
  • Preferably a Degree in Business (Project management) or a related field;

Functional Skills

  • Ability to prioritize and execute tasks to meet deadlines
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Computer literate with Word, Excel and Power point. Microsoft project would be an advantage
  • Experience in quality assurance and compliance
  • Able to create strong relationships and networks with other stakeholders
  • Willingness to learn new knowledge and skills

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