Project Manager for Transcription Services Project

  • Remote
  • Remote
  • TBD USD / Year

Accord Worldwide

Accord Worldwide is seeking a highly skilled and motivated Project Manager to lead our transcription services project (a potential one not awarded to the firm yet). The Project Manager will be responsible for overseeing the project’s execution from inception to completion, ensuring that all objectives are met within the defined timelines and budget. This role demands a blend of leadership, technical proficiency, and exceptional communication skills.

The PM will be in charge of the contract’s day-to-day management and implementation. The PM will serve as the point of contact for the client (one of the UN offices), stakeholders, and the project team. The PM is the top position for this project on the ground and is expected to lead the team, solve problems, and make sure the project goals and objectives are fulfilled on time with approved resources and acceptable quality. This is not a direct job opportunity, but a potential one. It is because we are at the stage of submitting our proposal at this time.

About Accord Worldwide:

Accord Worldwide is an international development and training firm. We provide services with a passion for bringing about change at the grassroots level. We come from various cultural and geographical backgrounds to make a diverse team connected by a shared vision and mission. Our core value is to develop and empower individuals at the community level, within corporate teams, government entities, and public/private establishments. We believe that in developing the individual with the right skills, they can change the environment around them, contributing to the growth of their community and nation as a whole. We believe in the importance of equipping individuals with skills and knowledge, bridging the distance between infrastructure and information, and shaping them into dynamic professionals, making a positive impact in an increasingly competitive world. We connect organizations and teams to be part of community development activities that contribute to the nation’s growth and development.

About The Project

The transcription services project represents a pivotal initiative designed to support comprehensive documentation and analysis efforts within a globally recognized, humanitarian-focused framework. The project aims to convert different voice-recorded interviews and discussions into accurate, written transcripts. These documents will play a crucial role in enhancing accessibility, ensuring meticulous record-keeping, and supporting the strategic objectives of enhancing communication and knowledge sharing across diverse stakeholders. The project underscores a commitment to precision, confidentiality, and the highest standards of data security, reflecting the critical nature of the information being handled. Candidates will have the opportunity to contribute to a mission-driven effort, utilizing state-of-the-art technology and innovative methodologies to deliver exceptional results that will have a lasting impact on global humanitarian efforts.


  • Manage project planning, execution, monitoring, and closure phases.
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for all project-related communications.
  • Coordinate and oversee the project team’s activities to ensure efficient workflow and task allocation.
  • Implement risk management strategies and mitigate potential project hurdles.
  • Prepare and present regular progress reports to stakeholders.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Project Management, Business Administration, or related field.
  • Experience with international organizations, the UN offices and auditing assignments is preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in project management, preferably in transcription services or related fields.
  • Strong leadership and team management skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in project management software and tools.

How to apply

Interested candidates can apply for this job from the company’s website by clicking here.

Deadline: 31-Mar-24