International Medical Corps is a global humanitarian nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs.
Established in 1984 by volunteer doctors and nurses, International Medical Corps is a private, voluntary, nonpolitical, nonsectarian organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in areas worldwide. By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at high risk, and with the flexibility to respond rapidly to emergency situations, International Medical Corps rehabilitates devastated health care systems and helps bring them back to self-reliance.International Medical Corps is currently implementing approximately 15 programs across eleven sites in South Sudan. Through nearly 50 health facilities in urban and rural areas, International Medical Corps provides basic health care and integrated service provision, from preventative care to emergency surgery. To address South Sudan’s acute health worker shortage, and foster self-reliance, International Medical Corps trains health professionals and community volunteers. Also, IMC is implementing nutrition, sexual and reproductive health, mental health, and GBV and public health interventions in South Sudan.
IMC South Sudan is implementing OFDA, DFID, UNICEF, SSHF, WFP, BPRM, and UNFPA. The Program Manager will be responsible for overseeing OFDA, SSHF, and UNFPA grant.
Summary of responsibilities:
This post holder shall be responsible to work in close collaboration with other members of the team to conduct needs assessment; spearheads development of concept papers and full donor proposals. Overall responsibilities with main focus on project design and implementation of project life cycle steps and coordination mechanisms, including kick-off meetings at country and headquarters levels, regular project reviews, financial pipeline inputs and close-out meetings for donors such OFDA, UNFPA ,SSHF . Responsible for general implementation of all projects including achievement of activity targets; coordination with various departments, partners and donors (as required); development and implementation of a project-related M&E system as well as preparation of project reports.
Identification, Development and Acquisition of Projects
Effective Implementation of the Project Portfolio
Contribution towards the Development and Implementation of the International Medical Corps Mission and Strategy
Coordination and Representation
Compliance & Ethics: Promotes and encourages a culture of compliance and ethics throughout International Medical Corps. As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of International Medical Corps’ and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards. Conducts work with the highest level of integrity. Communicates these values to staff and to partners and requires them to adhere to these values.
OTHER COMMENTS: working environment in South Sudan had always been precarious. Situation has further aggravated by the June 2016 conflict. IMC being a first-responder of emergency and committed to work in remote locations, incumbents are expected to be able to cope with stressful situations, sudden developments and above all capable of exuding confidence as well as positive spirit