JOB VACANCY :IT Project Manager

17 March 2013

Vacancy in Aqaba


IT Project Manager


Post Ref No. (COM01/01)


The Aqaba Community and Economic Development (ACED II) Program is a United States Agency for International Development (USAID) funded program, benefiting the people and businesses of the Aqaba Special Economic Zone (ASEZ). The ACED II Program seeks to recruit a Jordanian short-term IT Project Manager to be based in Aqaba for a period of 8 months. The Expert will work primarily to support an ACED II Program beneficiary in implementing a number of IT projects including, but not limited to: Oracle ERP and Public CRM.

Main responsibilities of the IT Project Manager

·          Manage the implementation of IT systems namely Oracle ERP and Public Sector CRM.

·          Monitor the quality of IT projects and ensure that the IT systems consultants abide by contractual deliverables and specified implementation timelines.

·          Develop an implementation plan for related IT projects that follows the subcontractors' implementation plans.

·          Build the capacity of relevant staff in terms of IT systems project management.

·          Develop SOWs and RFPs/RFTOPs, as needed.

·          Manage resources involved in the implementation of IT systems.


Education, Experience and Required Skills

·          University degree in IT, MIS, Business Administration and/or related field.

·          At least 10 years of professional working experience managing Oracle implementation projects.

·          Sound knowledge & previous experience in Oracle e-Business Suite Financials, HR, , specifically the R12 version.

·          Experience with system architecture, planning, design, implementation and development.

·          Oracle Certified Professional and PMP preferred.

·          Should have strong organizational, decision-making and time management skills.

·          Ability to document and produce complex reports in a clear and concise manner in Arabic and English.

·          Fluency in spoken and written English and Arabic.

·          Must be a Jordanian National.


Qualified applicants are required to visit our website ( to download the scope of work and submit their CV by email to for the assignment indicating the Post Ref. No. (Com01/01) in the email subject line. The deadline application is March 21, 2013, 16:00 Hrs. Only short listed applicants will be contacted.

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