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.
BackgroundIMC has built partnerships with government authorities such as Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation (MOPIC), Ministry of Public Health and Population (MOPHP), National Security, Cleaning Fund, General Authority for Rural Water Supply Projects (GARWSP), Ministry of Agriculture, in order to facilitate access to facilities and communities, for monitoring, and to support the transportation of supplies. IMC also participates in clusters and coordinates with local and International NGOs to improve quality and to avoid duplication support.
Job PurposeInternational Medical Corps (IMC) seeks an experienced Program Director for its Yemen response. This position, currently based in Yemen (but potentially with some remote management from Jordan depending on changes in security conditions and visa approvals), will oversee and ensure the continued success of IMC Yemen’s emergency programs across the country. The primary function of the Program Director includes overseeing the planning, design, implementation, supervision, expansion/development and administration of overall country programs, working closely with the Country Director, Finance and Admin Director, Logistics Coordinator, and all departments under the Yemen mission. The Program Director acts as the lead point of contact with all donors as well as other agencies and actors in Yemen, including other NGOs, UN agencies, and coordination forums. The selected candidate will be responsible for all development and expansion of emergency health and nutrition, WASH, and food security and livelihoods assistance, as well as MHPSS and protection interventions, including management of all grants and program staff. Travel may be required to field sites, including Ibb, Taiz, Aden, Lahj, Al Dhale’e, Sana’a, and other target Governorates
Main ResponsibilitiesTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function with or without reasonable accommodation. The tasks listed are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.
Proposal Development and Grants Management
Support Monitoring and Evaluation Systems
Code of ConductIt is our shared responsibility and obligation to prevent 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 made aware of any suggested activities then you have an obligation to report.
Equal OpportunitiesInternational 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.