HealthNet TPO still has a vacancy for a Country Director for our programmes in South Sudan. He/she will be leading the strategic development and delivery of the country programme in support of HealthNet TPO’s vision and strategic directions:
Job Title: Country Director South Sudan
Location: Juba , with regular travel to Wau and Aweil
Contract Date: As soon as possible
Reports to: Managing Director HealthNet TPO Amsterdam
1. GENERAL DESCRIPTION
HealthNet TPO’s programme in South Sudan dates from 1996. HealthNet TPO aims to contribute to improving the overall health situation and supports the strengthening of health systems to ensure the provision of quality health care in Sudan. HealthNet TPO also aims to include and build the capacity of Sudanese organisations, communities and authorities.
Currently HealthNet TPO implements a health service delivery programme in Western Bahr el Ghazal (WBEG) and Northern Bahr el Ghazal (NBEG), funded by DFID/Health Pooled Fund (BSF). It is also one of the four members of the Dutch Consortium for Rehabilitation (DCR) that has been awarded Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs funding for the period 2011 – 2015. The main aims of the DCR programme relate to strengthening health and community systems to ensure basic service provision with increasing involvement of civil society. HNTPO is one of the 4 consortium members of the SHARP consortium, sexual reproductive health project funded by the Dutch government implemented in Northern Bahr El Gazal. For 2013 several new proposals are submitted to donors for additional funding and geographic extension.
2. PURPOSE OF POSITION
The Country Director is leading the strategic development and implementation of the country programme in support of HealthNet TPO’s vision and strategic directions. The Country Director manages: i) the staff, and financial and other resources of HealthNet TPO in South Sudan; ii) develops and maintains relevant internal and external relationships including active acquisition for new donor funding and iii) manages key risks and ensures that potential effects of key risks are mitigated.
3. CORE RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS:
Please send your CV and application letter (including your motivation) to email@example.com by March 15, 2013. When applying, include the following title in the email subject line: CDSS. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. Due to the urgency of this position, applications will be shortlisted on a regular basis and we may offer this post before the closing date.
For specific questions please contact our HRM department at HealthNet TPO: firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information on our organization, please check our website
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