Mercy Corps is a non-governmental & non-profit organization that exists to alleviate suffering, poverty and oppression by helping people build secure, productive and just communities.
Mercy Corps is seeking applications from potential candidates for the following position:
Deputy Director of Health Programs-01 Position (Islamabad based)
Qualifications & Experience:
MPH or equivalent, with at least five (5) years of experience related to public health program design and management, ideally with experience in MNCH and infectious diseases programming. Experience working in developing countries other than Pakistan will be preferable. Experience working in a senior leadership position is required. Demonstrated analytical and research abilities. Ability to successfully initiate and maintain positive working relationships with colleagues, donors, and other stakeholders. Experience leading proposal development efforts. Demonstrated experience to oversee program management. Effective verbal and written communications skills; effective multi-tasking, prioritization, and organizational skills. Responsibilities/Duties:
The person will work closely with the Director of Health Programs in leading and supporting the identification of new health program opportunities, and for technical and design inputs for existing as well as new programs. S/he is responsible for contributing to, and leading the development of project proposals. S/he will work closely with the project managers, theirteams and Senior Program Officer-Health in identifying areas for technical support and responding to the technical needs of the projects. S/he will work to improve the quality of the project deliverables and participates in the project review meetings. S/he will work with the consultants to ensure that the products they deliver are of optimal technical quality. S/he will provide management support to all Health projects, and in the absence of the Director of Health Programs, directly supervises Senior Program Officer and Sr. Manager PR Unit.
Interested candidates may submit their detailed CV/Application to the following address by COB August 31, 2015. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview.
The detailed position description can be downloaded by using the following link; https://www.dropbox.eom/s/fw5dlqmxpywixny/Position%20Description%20 -%20Deputv%20Director%20of%20Health%20Proqrams.pdf?dl=0 Kindly mention the title of position in the subject line for which you are applying.
We are an equal employment opportunity employer.
Human Resources Department Mercy Corps
H. No. 152, Main Margalla Road, F-6/3, Islamabad Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.