Projects manager – Road Traffic Safety, needed


Shamseya is a social enterprise founded in 2012 in Egypt. The primary focus of Shamseya is to solve healthcare challenges while placing actual and potential patients at the center of healthcare decision-making.

Shamseya provides customized healthcare and management solutions for developmental projects and businesses alike.

Purpose of the position

Shamseya as part of its management solutions provide direct support for the management of different organizations with variable scales and scopes of action. The latest of which cover activities around road traffic safety as a key public health concern in Egypt.

Shamseya is looking for a project manager to take this role forward, managing the operations of a key civil society player working on road traffic safety.

The recruited manager should show the skills and competences that would enable him/her to head this file fully in the near future.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

1 – Active participation in designing and implementation of the organizational structure for the consulted organization.

2 – Working with the Shamseya team in the daily management of the consulted organization, leading to taking over the role of the executive manager.

3 – Manage teams of volunteers, sponsors and supporting partners to the consulted organization

4 – Prepare and hold presentations representing both Shamseya and the consulted organization to private, public and government officials alike.

5 – Organize events, activities, field researchers and manage the organizational portfolio in road traffic safety..

Your profile

1 –  Have a practical experience and / or a relevant degree in management / organizational development.
2 – Seeking a challenging position
3 – Have a confident and enthusiastic approach
4 – Ability to work independently in a wide range of assignments/tasks with great agility and flexibility.
5 – Organized and detail-oriented with good analytical skills to run day-to-day operations.
6 –  Fluency in both written and spoken English and Arabic.
7 –  Strong presentation and communication skills.
8 –  Skilled at softwares which perform the different functions of microsoft office.
9 –  flexible and able to multitask.
10 – Ready to carry out field work activities

What we offer you:

1 – Opportunity to be involved in building and managing organizations of different scale and size.
2 – Flat hierarchies that allow you to directly work together with, and lead the whole team of partners and staff
3 – An essential role in a highly motivated and resourceful team.
4 – Possibility to grow within the organization and beyond the designated file
5 – Attractive compensation and benefit packages

Expected starting date: July 2018 or according to chosen candidate’s availability

Reports to: Shamseya CEO, though Shamseya follows a semi-flat hierarchy where everyone can mobilize the rest of the team in collaborative work.

Contract type: Full-time

Benefits: We are willing to provide an attractive package that increasingly ensures the best work environment you can ask for. These include an adaptive work schedule that fits the needs of the employed team member and ensures optimal performance.

Work location:
Our main office is in downtown Cairo, 2 minutes from the Saad Zaghloul Metro station.
37, Mobtadayan Street, Apartment 1006.

Application and selection process:

If interested in this position, kindly send to: the following:

  1. An updated CV
  2. A cover letter explaining your background and why you believe this position is suitable for you and if you will be having any other professional commitments we should be aware of.
  3. Following a scheduled interview with the selected candidates and selection, a 3 months probation period would follow before permanent employment.

Application deadline: None, we will close this position as soon as a suitable candidate is found. So, apply soon.