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.
Background to the Assignment
International Medical Corps’ mission in Mali was initiated in 2013 to respond to the humanitarian needs following the conflict and violence in Northern Mali. Since 2013, IMC’s health response in Gourma-Rharous and Timbuktu districts promotes free, quality, curative, and preventive health services in areas severely affected by the conflict in Northern Mali through several interventions namely:
International Medical Corps Mali is preparing to submit an unsolicited proposal to the Swiss Development Corporation (SDC) focused on addressing immediate humanitarian needs in MHPSS for conflict-affected populations and promotion of resilience and sustainability by addressing systemic gaps in Mali’s MHPSS system. The proposal will integrate mental health care practices, gender, and protection.
International Medical Corps recently completed a MHPSS rapid needs assessment in Mali which will support the development of the proposal.
Purpose of the Assignment
Under the general direction of the Regional Coordinator, and technical advice and guidance from the Director of Program Development, the Proposal Development Officer will assist in new business development efforts and manage the development of proposals.
Scope of the Assignment
The consultant will serve as the Technical Application writer and overall proposal manager. Specifically, the Consultant will complete the following tasks:
Code of Conduct
All Consultants are required to adhered to and promote International Medical Corps shared responsibility and obligation to report matters involving Sexual Exploitation & Abuse, Trafficking in Persons, Child Safeguarding and any suggested violation to our Code of Conduct which may involve Conflicts of Interest, Fraud, Corruption or Harassment. If you see, hear or are aware of any suggested activities then you have an obligation to report to International Medical Corps.
International Medical Corps is proud to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or status as a veteran.