International Medical Corps UK is a global humanitarian organisation saving and rebuilding lives through health care, training and community development. International Medical Corps UK works alongside International Medical Corps, responding to humanitarian emergencies and communities afflicted by conflict, poverty and natural disaster in more than 20 countries.
International Medical Corps and International Medical Corps United Kingdom with headquarters in the United States and the United Kingdom respectively, work collaborate to maximize resources for the delivery of appropriate relief and development activities.
Working under the supervision of the Programme Manager, the Programme Officer assists in coordinating emergency relief and development activities and program design and development for assigned country programs, supports in-country teams and provides guidance to field staff (field sites). As requested or delegated by supervisor, the Programme Officer represents and advocates for International Medical Corps' and International Medical Corps UK programs to partners in the international development community, donors and government representatives.
KEY RESULTS AREAS/ACCOUNTABILITY
CORE COMPETENCIES OF REQUIRED FOR TO PERFORM EFFECTIVE IN THIS ROLE
Demonstrates a thorough understanding of the responsibilities specific to the job, as well as the ongoing capacity to stay abreast of changes in job functions.
Demonstrates the ability to work cooperatively and effectively with other employees. Maintains good work relationships both internally and externally and has the ability to work productively as a team.
Demonstrates the ability to make good decisions about what should be done given a specific situation. Thinks carefully before taking action and behaves appropriately for the circumstances.
Problem Solving Skills
Demonstrates the ability to use creativity, reasoning, past experience, information and available resources to resolve issues.
Compliance & Ethics
Promotes and encourages a culture of compliance and ethics throughout International Medical Corps and International Medical Corps UK. As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of International Medical Corps’ and International Medical Corps UK and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards. Conducts work with the highest level of integrity. Communicates these standards to partners and requires them to adhere to these values.
Takes responsibility for actions, decisions, and outcomes. Can confidently take the lead role on a team, if and when necessary.
QUALIFICATION AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS