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.
In response to the significant humanitarian needs in the South Sudan, International Medical Corps offers comprehensive primary and secondary health care in emergency program sites including Juba, Malakal, Maban, and Wau. Currently, International Medical Corps supports one County Hospital and 14 primary health care facilities. IMC health care site coverage includes: Juba PoC, Malakal, Maban, and Wau. As part of a country-wide ebola preparedness initiative, IMC currently supports in the areas of Ebola case management and infection prevention/control with trainings across 20 medical facilities as well as with qualified medical staff at one ebola treatment unit in Juba. In addition to comprehensive primary health care, International Medical Corps also implements multiple complementary programs including mental health, reproductive and sexual health, GBV prevention and response, and health outreach activities. IMC also manages robust nutrition interventions across four operational areas: Juba PoC, Malakal, Maban, and Nyal. International Medical Corps also supports three midwiferies and nursing colleges in South Sudan in Juba, Kajo Keji and Wau. The organization is composed of over 750 national staff and 50 expatriates.Job Summary
The Field Site Manager (FSM) will provide daily field-level operational and programmatic oversight and support to ensure optimal program delivery. The FSM will function as the primary public and professional representative of IMC in the service area. The FSM will liaise with the Program Coordinator at country level on all facets of project implementation and service delivery. Including logistics and supply procedures, security mechanisms and analysis, finance and budget management, monitoring and evaluation tools, and capacity building and training. To this end, the FSM will also regularly liaise with country level focal points across all domains (logs, HR, finance, security, compliance, etc). The FSM will embody core humanitarian principles and represent those principles in all aspects of their roleMain Responsibilities
Perform other duties as assigned. The duties and responsibilities listed in this document are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and not necessarily all inclusive.
Internal coordination and program management:
Logistics management (with technical support from roving field logistics officer)
Finance/HR/Admin management (with technical support from roving finance and admin officer):
Security management: with technical support from security coordinator based in Juba ensure that security procedures are implemented:
Coordination and Representation:
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Bachelor degree in Medicine, Management, social science and international development with MPH preferred and strong surgical skills
Three years’ experience in field project management at sites in crisis areas
Willingness to work in a low-resource setting with potential security risks.
Knowledge of IMC and its donor’s policies
Superb organizational skills
Advanced multi-tasking skills
Complete competence in all relevant software applications (MS Office suite)
Excellent verbal and written communication and language skills: fluency in English
An ability to manage complex organizational dynamics in extremely volatile environments
Proven ability to solve problems that may involve life-threatening risks Budgetary management capacity
Excellent diplomatic aptitude
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