Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    July 3, 2024
  • Expiration date
    July 12, 2024
  • Experience
    5 Years
  • Gender
  • Qualification
    Bachelor Degree
  • Organization
  • Required Languages

Job Description



Trócaire is an International NGO. We work with local partners in the world’s most at-risk communities and  with people in Ireland to tackle the underlying causes of poverty and injustice and respond to the crises  they create. Together we bring about positive and lasting change for a just world. 

Job Title: EU Project Coordinator 

Location of position: Freetown, Sierra Leone 

EU Project Coordinator – The EU Project Coordinator is responsible for the overall implementation of a  EU contract focusing on supporting Gender Equality & Social Accountability through a strengthened civil  society in 14 wards in Western Area Rural, Kambia and Bombali districts. 


  • Graduate university degree in Development of related field of study. 


  • At least 5 years of demonstrable experience in the management of development of projects, Key Responsibilities:  
  • Provide overall support to partners in project implementation and ensure timely and qualitative  implementation of the project by partners in line with Trócaire and donor requirements and  regulations. 
  • Act as a focal point for the project with the partners in the field; and ensure effective referral and  support on technical issues by relevant Trocaire Technical Advisors, Program Accountant. Work closely with the Business Development and Grants Manager to ensure donor compliance,  grants management and timely reporting. 
  • Organise Implementation Committee meetings with implementing partners. Conduct frequent field visits to the project sites to assess activities and ensure efficient use of  resources. 
  • Review the Project Budget versus Actual reports to avoid under/overspending and ensure  accurate budget forecasting and expense planning. 
  • Take the lead in ensuring quality and timely implementation activities to strengthen the  managerial, organisational, technical and financial capacities of local CSOs and CBOs to  effectively promote women’s inclusion and participation in governance and developmental  processes. 

Closing Date For Applications is 12th July 2024 

The successful applicant will be expected to sign up to and adhere to Trócaire’s Safeguarding Policy