Provincial Project Manager

  Agency for Assistance and Development of Afghanistan (AADA)
  Afghanistan Unspecified 267
Date Posted:Jan 5, 2010
Reference:BMN-PCH-11
Closing Date:Jan 10, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Health/Medical
Nationality:International
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:10 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About Agency for Assistance and Development of Afghanistan (AADA):

 

Job Summary:

AADA has been awarded by MoPH the implementation of “Partnership Contracts for Health Services (PCH)” in Bamyan province. The project started on November 24, 2009 and will last for two years, with additional one year extension based on the performance of the organization. The Provincial Project Manager will be responsible for overall technical management of the project in the province, and will report to Program Director in AADA main office in Kabul.

Duties & Responsibilities:

• Ensure overall management, administration and supervision of the project in the province.
• Represent the Organization and the project in meetings with MOPH, GCMU, and other stakeholders in the province; liaise, communicate and coordinate with MOPH, donor, other NGOs, UN agencies and other relevant institutions in the province.
• Ensure appropriate information from the field is provided for the quarterly reports.
• Ensure that active supportive supervision and monitoring is taking place regularly and as planned in the province and that corrective actions are taking place to address weaknesses.
• Ensure that the Organization’s human resource and other policies, guidelines and procedures are implemented appropriately in the province.
• Ensure the project implementation in the province is in compliance with organization, MOPH and donor requirements.

Job Requirement:

• Graduate from a recognized medical faculty – mandatory.
• Master of Public Health (MPH) – preferred. If interested individuals do not have MPH, they are encouraged to apply for the position and present demonstrable experience of public health management in their CVs. Their solid and convincible experience will be taken into consideration instead of the MPH degree.
• At least 5 years work experience managing and supervising BPHS project implementation activities, preferably in province(s) with deep rural areas.
• Demonstrable computer experience with Excel / Word, and internet.
• Excellent written and verbal communication in Dari and Pashto languages, and good written and verbal communication in English language are required
• Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work and deal successfully in a multi-cultural environment is required.

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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