Wednesday, July 12, 2017

VSO,Health Project Manager Jobs in Rwanda

Employee Job
Kigali (with frequent field travels across 3 districts), Rwanda
As per VSO rates
Full Time, 35 hours per week
About VSO
VSO is the world's leading development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty. We are unique in the way we
bring people together to share their skills and experience, generate insights and ideas and, most of all, take action against poverty and exclusion. It's a highly effective approach that works, and today is helping millions of people in some of the world's poorest communities lift themselves out of poverty.
Role overview
VSO is looking for a dynamic Rwandan national to manage health projects including a 3-year Eye Glasses project under Building Learning Foundation (BLF) that is DFID funded intervention. This project will be implemented in partnership with British Council (BC), Education Trust (EDT) and Ministry of Education, Rwanda Education Board and District Local Governments.
The Health Project Manager (PM) is responsible for planning, organising and utilising project resources to achieve sustainable project results with good value for money. S/he is responsible for regular monitoring, documenting learning and communicating project results to relevant stakeholders. S/he reports to Head of Programmes and is accountable to primary actors, district officials, VSO partners and other relevant stakeholders. The health Project Manager will be expected to contribute to the strategic development and implementation
Skills, qualifications and experience required
Key Skills and Qualities
  • Must be a Rwandan National
  • Master degree in public health or relevant area of study from a reputable University;
  • Specific experience in managing health projects is mandatory.
  • Solid project management experience gained from complex programmes in Rwanda;
  • Good understanding of social inclusion, social accountability and resilience principles;
  • Experience in programming to achieve Rwanda’s vision 2020 and global goals (SDGs);
  • Excellent people skills; relationships, negotiation, networking and coordination skills;
  • Excellent communications, including fluency in written English; analytical, presentation and public relations skills; and
  • Experience in field operations planning, management, coordination and security.
  • Attention to details; Capability to multi task; Task completer
  • Able to work autonomously
  • Tenacious and possessing a strong work ethic
  • Able to work under pressure and in a multi-cultural environment
Salary: A competitive salary will be offered for the right candidate
VSO reserves the right to close this job early if we receive a sufficient number of applications.
Qualified female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.
How to apply
If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job description to read more details about the position and the skills and experience we’re looking for. To submit your application, click on ‘Apply now’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.
Application closing date 28 July 2017
Interview/Assessment date(s) August
Start date October 2017

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