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 underserved communities worldwide. By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at highest 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.
ESSENTIAL TASKS AND EXPECTED RESULTS:
Development of projects proposals
Visibility/Communication and information management:
Compliance & best practices
Compliance & EthicsPromotes 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.
LANGUAGE AND COMPUTER SKILLS:
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports and proposals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers.
Ability to speak, read and write is a definite advantage
REASONING ABILITY / ORGANIZATION:
Outstanding organizational and problem-solving skills, analytic & pragmatic.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
Master degree in International Affairs or relevant field.
Valid international Driving license.OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES:
Ability to cope with stressful situations and work with limited resources.
Profound cross-cultural awareness and insight into health care issues
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
Excellent self-motivation skills.
Experience in effectively dealing with National and International staff; the ability to deal with a broad spectrum of people.
Ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions independently.
Excellent decision-making skills.
Excellent ability to handle multiple tasks and many administrative details in a fast paced and constantly changing environment.
Creativity and the ability to work with limited resources.
Must be able to work independently or in team under difficult and stressful conditions.
The work environment in the field site office may involve risks or discomforts requiring normal safety precautions typical of such places as offices, meeting and training rooms, libraries, and residences or commercial vehicles, e.g., use of safe work practices with office equipment, avoidance of trips and falls, observance of fire regulations and traffic signals, etc. The work area is adequately lighted, air conditioned, heated, and ventilated.
The work environment in the field may involve high risks with exposure to potentially dangerous situations or unusual environmental stress requiring a range of safety and other precautions e.g. under threat of physical attack or mob conditions, or similar situations in which conditions cannot be controlled.