Project Coordinator

Recycle Up Ghana (RUG)

Recycle Up Ghana (RUG)

Project Coordinator

RUG is seeking a full-time project coordinator for our Nationwide Waste Education Project (NWEC) in Schools.

Position responsibilities:

Planning, implementation, management, monitoring and evaluation of the project activities as well as the measurement of impacts of the project
Design and optimization of project activities and procedures
Human resources management (coordination of volunteers)
Frequent interactions with the various stakeholders, such as schools (headmaster, teachers, students, parents), international project team and waste sector enterprises
Budget controlling and forecasting
Frequent reporting (financially and narratively)
Representing RUG in negotiations and meetings with stakeholders from different administrative levels
Providing training, coaching and mentoring
Overseeing the creation and dissemination of relevant PR materials
Other duties assigned to you by the supervisor

At Recycle Up!, we provide you with;

Full-time contract position for 1 year with the possibility of extension
Personal and professional growth through various tasks and further training
Freedom of refining project content and implementation
Support through an international network of changemakers
Opportunity to establish a striving organization at the forefront of waste education and entrepreneurship in Ghana
Opportunity to hone professional project management skills

Also see:

cost accountant

finance officer

Lead Electrical and Instrumentation Engineer

Administrative Officer

Deputy General Manager
A workplace in Kumasi with frequent travels between Kumasi, Cape Coast and Accra


Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s degree is an advantage)
Minimum of 3 years post-tertiary working experience
Ability to fluently use Word and Excel (including formulas)
Tech-savvy understands how to use website builders, digital tools and social media
Knowledge file management, transcription, and other administrative procedures
Ability to work on tight deadlines

Additional Qualities

Must be able to work well in a fast-paced high-stress environment
Must be able to work independently with little supervision
Must take pride in work and be meticulous in detail
Must be able to critically think and solve issues based on root causes, not surface issues
Confidence in decision making
Must be able to speak and write English fluently
Ability to read graphs and charts and interpret information
Understanding of a circular economy and/or environmental issues such as climate change
Interest in graphic design a plus

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