Project Manager, EU supported CLUSTER4GREEN – Egypt
Opportunity type : Job Opportunities
The Federation of Egyptian Industries (FEI) is one of the country’s largest employers’ associations. Since its inception the [FEI] has been carrying out its responsibilities towards defending and supporting Egyptian industries, firmly believing in industry as the pillar of the sustainable development of the country and as the tool to alleviate poverty and attain prosperity.
FEI effectively advocates the common interests of its members, defends their positions and implements projects with international donors to raise the competitiveness of the industry.
The FEI is participating as one of the implementers of the project “promoting Innovative clusters and value chain of SMEs for sustainable development-CLUSTER4GREEN”. The project is a two – year financed by the European Union The project is to be implemented simultaneously in Mediterranean countries namely: Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Tunisia, Spain, France and Italy, as the late considered the lead applicant.
The project aims at continuing the green path with the generation of a “Common MED Circular Economy Programme” aimed at supporting both small and medium enterprises and entrepreneurs responsible for the creation of an adequate green business environment. Innovative and sustainable business models will be elaborated and presented by the federation to a wide number of enterprises during specific training and assistance activities. As a final step on the green way, sustainable investment alliances will be established forging Public-Private Partnerships at national and international scale: as a result, the project will contribute to the “greening” of several Mediterranean industrial sectors.
The Project Manager will play a key leading role in planning, coordinating and monitoring the implementation of this 24 months project.
S/He will be responsible for the daily implementation and management of ongoing project, work packages and tasks, including the facilitation of further spinoff project as part of the project activities.