Nauman Adil A Results-Driven Project Manager Email:[email protected] Contact No: +92-332-3365667 D.O.B: August 18, 1988 LinkedIn: http://linkd.in/1FPaPH9 Twitter:@naumanadil Skype: Naumanadil1 Why Nauman? Innovative and goal-driven Project Manager with around 8 years of rich experience of project management in multiple industries i.e. Development sector, Education, Research & Development, Health, Construction and Government/NGO Funding Organizations A Project Management Practitioner who has executed various International and National Projects from conception and development to implementation that have consistently impacted the bottom line of client’s financial portfolio A skilled Project Expert who has managed teams of up to 38 and controlled annual budget of PKR 200M+ A resourceful Project Manager with proven history of taking projects to new heights. Recent results include attainment of the Charter for the Qalandar Shahbaz University of Modern Sciences (QSUMS), development of legal and operational framework for Public-Private Partnership between Sindh Technical Education and Vocation Training Authority (STEVTA) & QSUMS and acquisition of Community mobilization projects funded by the World Bank A team builder, effective negotiator and analytical problem solver with leadership skills, crisis management , team mentoring, training and motivation to retain skilled resources CORE STRENGTHS AND ENABLING SKILLS Project/Contract Management Business Development Research & Development Management Financial Management Planning/Budgeting Public Relations Strong Communication & Presentation Skills MS Office ___________________________________ PROFESSIONALEXPERIENCE_________________________________ IQRA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL SYSTEM (IUSS) Working as “DIRECTOR / MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT”, January 2018 - Present Responsibilities: Make sure that support staff and personnel are given high quality human resource development programs and activities to enhance each individual continuous growth and development in carrying out their profession Make sure that students receive fair and just treatment from every member of the faculty staff and other school personnel Organize student groups to enhance their other potentials as in music, sports and other extra scholastic capabilities Organize parents association so the parents and guardians can also actively participate in the programs and projects of the school Manage the different operations of the school and make sure that each one meets the goals, objectives and standards set Attend meetings at the different levels as called for Make sure that school facilities and equipment are always in good condition and protected for the optimum benefit of the students, faculty and staff as well as parents Manage school funds transparently Make accurate reports regularly Khadim Ali Shah Bukhari Institute of Technology (KASBIT) (Management rights held with Iqra University, Karachi) A Chartered Higher Education Degree Awarding Institute Working as “Registrar”, August 2016 – December 2017 Responsibilities: Responsible for the supervision and management of all administrative and operational functions of the Office of the Registrar. Ensures the integrity, accuracy, and security of all academic records of current and former students. To facilitate effective student registration and enrollment To build secure student data files and sets policy and procedure for their responsible use To maintain up-to-date course schedules, catalogs, final examination schedules To manage efficient use of classrooms, supervises and maintains the banner and degree audit systems. To supervise the processes for the articulation of transfer credits, graduation and certification of baccalaureate and associate degrees, enrollment and degree verification, production of official transcripts, diplomas, and commencement ceremonies. To counsel and advise students, faculty, and staff on academic matters; and interprets and enforces policies and regulations of the Institute. Socio Engineering Consultants (SECON) – A Management Consultancy Firm Working as“General Manager - South”, March 2015 – July 2016 Responsibilities: Management activities of project to ensure that goals, objectives and all elements of the projects are accomplished within the prescribed time frame and funding parameters Reviewing funding applications/tenders/expression of interests to determine time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing a project, staff requirements and allotment of available resources to various phases of project Establishing work plan, staffing for each phase of project and planning assignments of project staff Reviewing status reports prepared by project personnel and modifying schedules or plans as required Preparing and reviewing project reports for presentation to Executive Committee and Client/Partners and to confer with project personnel to provide technical advice. Developing tools and best practices for project management and execution Liaison and coordinate with Donor Agencies and developing strategies for the implementation of program with them Recommending staff for program/project implementation, supervising program delivery, assessing client needs and recognizing & solving potential problems Providing program content expertise that include training and development,conducting research and writing reports/articles and analyze funding sources Networking with government organizations and other national or international funding sources for future business development SHMEN Education Society A Parent-body of Iqra University Working as“Project Manager”, January 2011 – February 2015 Responsibilities: Planning, directing, coordinating and leading activities of project to ensure that goals, objectives and all elements of the projects are accomplished within the prescribed time frame and funding parameters Reviewing funding applications/tenders/expression of interests to determine time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing a project, staff requirements and allotment of available resources to various phases of project Establishing work plan, staffing for each phase of project and planning assignments of project staff Responsible to coordinate with all clients/partners of contract and all planning/administrative staff assigned to the Project to ensure it is on schedule and within budget Reviewing status reports prepared by project personnel and modifying schedules or plans as required Preparing and reviewing project reports for presentation to Executive Committee and Client/Partners Developing tools and best practices for project management and execution Liaison and coordination with Donor Agencies and developing strategies for the implementation of program with them Providing program content expertise that include training and development,conducting research and writing reports/articles and analyze funding sources Networking with government organizations and other national or international funding sources for future business development ____________________________________________ACADEMICS____________________________________________ Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science & Technology (SZABIST), Karachi (Expected to be completed by December 2019) Ph.D (Management Sciences & Majors: Education Management) Iqra University – Karachi, Pakistan, (2009 – 2012) MBA University of Karachi – Karachi, (2006 – 2009) B.Com _________________________________ Test & Exams_____________________________________ Teaching of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL) English Proficiency Test Test conducted by ETS, Attained 90 on the scale of 120 GAT (Subjective) Business Administration Test taken for the admission in Ph.D Program Test Conducted by National Testing Services (NTS), Attained 60 on the scale of 100 GRE Test Conducted by ETS, Attained 283 on the scale of 350 ____________________________ PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS_______________________ Darden School of Business, University of Virginia , United States of America. (2015) Fundamentals of Project Management Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, USA, (2015) Better Leader - Richer Life Microsoft Office Specialist(2015) Microsoft Word 2013 Institute of Business Administration, Karachi, Pakistan (2013) Crisis Communication CORE PROJECTS Independent Expert for 7 school of Education & Literacy Department, funded by USAID under the Project Sindh Basic Education Program. Establishment of Incubation center in Public sector Engineering University/College to promote Startups and SMEs in the Province of SIndh” funded by Government of Pakistan under National ICT Fund. Training of Trainers for “SMEs Development in the region of Sukkur and Tando Mohammad Khan” funded by QF Chinese Language program (HSK Level 1 , HSK level 2 & HSK Level 3) under the funding of Benaizr Bhutto Shaheed Youth Development Program.” "Establishment of Microsoft ICT Academies in 40 Public Sector Schools operated by Government of Sindh", funded by Education & Literacy Department Government of Sindh "Establishment of Microsoft Testing Centers at Divisional level in the Province of Sindh", A Joint venture of SE Consultants, Soneri Bank and Certiport. "School Consolidation - Phase II", funded by World Bank, Awarded by Reform Support Unit, Education & Literacy Department Government of Sindh. LARMIS -Land Record Management Information System and Data Entry for District Tharparkar, Badin and Karachi" funded by Board of Revenue , Government of Sindh. “School Management Committee Awareness and Mobilization” funded by World Bank , Awarded by Reform Support Unit , Sindh “School Management Committee IT & Complaint Management System” funded by World Bank , awarded by Reform Support Unit , Sindh “Training of Trainers” , funded by World Bank , Awarded by Reform Support Unit , Sindh “Development of Education Management Information System – EMIS”, awarded by Government of Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa , Pakistan “District wise SMC’s Formation and Facilitating School Development Plan”, Funded by Asian Development Bank Regional Director Sindh: “Imparting Vocational Training Program – 8900 students” KPK and Sindh awarded by Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) THESIS AND PUBLICATIONS Conducted a research on “Which is the best most method for Time Series data: Time series analysis or Frequency Domain Analysis” in 2012 as “MBA THESIS” at “Iqra University” Conducted a research Paper on “Fiscal Policy, Monetary Policy & Asset Prices” in 2014 at “SZABIST” (Unpublished) Research Paper on “School Management Committee’s: Proposed Framework for Strengthening Process and Outcome” in 2014 (Published) Citation: Nauman Adil, Zaki Rashidi, Reema Frooghi, (2018) "Strengthening school management committees: a framework for process and outcome", International Journal of Educational Management, Vol. 32Issue: 4, pp.701-718, https://doi.org/10.1108/IJEM-03-2017-0072 SEMINARS AND CONFERENCES “CPEC – New Economic Gateway of Pakistan” organized by Mass Human Resource , Karachi “National Youth Conference on Buldge and Dividends of Youth of Pakistan”, Lahore “Entrepreneurship Conference 2010” , organized by Memon Professional Forum , Karachi “2nd Sindh Youth Summit” , PYDN , Karachi (Participant & Speaker) “BRAND YOU”, organized by Octara Training , Karachi “Dealing with Trauma of the Flood Affectees”, organized by IBM , Stimulus , Karachi “Global Investment Research Challenge – 2010 ”, Organized by CFA , Karachi “Investment Opportunities in Pakistan” Iqra University , Karachi “MediaPreneurship 2011”, Iqra University , Karachi “IU Leaders Workshop” , Iqra University , Karachi “Unlocking Human Potential” , Dr. Zsuzsanaa Fajsck , Iqra University, Karachi ACHIEVEMENTS Restructured the Academic model of Khadim Ali Shah Bukhari Institute of Technology Achieved targets for the management of computerized entries of Land of Government of Sindh under Board of Revenue. Developed legal framework and attained the Charter for the Qalandar Shahbaz University of Modern Sciences, A chartered University of Province of Sindh, Pakistan Developed the operational framework and entered into a Public-Private Partnership with Sindh Technical Education and Vocation Training Authority to promote Vocational and Technical Education in the Province of Sindh, Pakistan Developed conceptual framework for the projects related to community mobilization and attained two projects funded by World Bank and awarded by Reform Support Unit, Government of Sindh Developed module for the preparation of Microsoft Office Word 2013 MOS Sepcialization Got selected as Youth Chief Minister (Sindh) – Youth Senate of Pakistan Secretary and Founding Member of Association of Private Training Institutes of Pakistan (APTIP) REFERENCES 1- Saleem Adil, FCA CFO, SAMAA TV 0321-2432630 2- Dr. Fauzia Naeem Khan Director, Education & Literacy Deparment, Govt. of Sindh 0321-9200520 3- Shariq Ahmed Secretary Law Department, Government of Sindh 0302-2706690 D-6/1 Block-7 Gulshan-e-Iqbal Karachi, 75300.