The Program Manager will be responsible for the oversight of various national and international medical programs. Oversight will include program development and management, volunteer recruitment and direction, interaction with local, regional and national officials, project management, relationships with donors, grantees and other NGO's involved with projects.
This position will lead all aspects of their individual medical programs as well as being familiar with other Heart to Heart International (HHI) programs and assisting as necessary with the planning and implementation of those programs. They will ensure that HHI adheres to appropriate regulations in its programs, including international standards and regulations of host countries.
The Program Manager will work with HHI Volunteer Management, Programs, Resource Development, Crisis Management, Logistics, Operations and Finance to ensure coordination of all activities with HHI operating policy and procedure. This position is an integral team member of Heart to Heart International helping to support the growth of HHI’s humanitarian services operations.
- Has a thorough working knowledge of public health - Ability to plan, create and adhere to timelines and budgets for programs - Develops Measurement and Evaluation (M&E) and submits quarterly progress reports. Creates, oversees and reports quality assurance monitors and quality improvement activities - Brings and involves networks of peers and professional organizations to participate in development, execution and management of HHI program strategy - Keeps abreast of recent developments in the field of public health - Willing and able to respond to crisis situations with HHI - Ability to lead volunteer teams in service projects - Attends conferences, workshops, seminars for professional growth. Periodically presents at local, regional, national and international meetings about HHI - Ability to work independently without close supervision - Enjoys working in a team environment and supportive of colleagues - Performs other duties as required
- This is an extraordinary opportunity for a mature healthcare professional with more than seven years of management experience - Integrity, credibility, commitment and a high level of interest in HHI’s mission; a proactive, hands-on manager who will own, in partnership with the Program Director, the responsibility for HHI programs - Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products - Commitment to mentoring, training, and retaining a diverse team of both domestic and international staff with the foresight and ability to delegate accordingly - Keen analytic and problem solving skills which allow for strategic data interpretation versus simple reporting - Strong interpersonal and communication skills; experience in effectively communicating key data to stakeholders - Cultural sensitivity in diverse settings with foreign language skills a plu.
- B.S. degree in healthcare field. Masters preferred, Masters can be in a variety of applicable fields encompassing business or healthcare - Seven (7) years of experience as manager in a healthcare setting with an additional six (6) years of hands on healthcare experience - Must successfully pass a health and drug screen - Experience with healthcare in resource poor settings, both international and domestic - Experience with travel and working in developing nations - Extensive travel required at times - 25% (+)
Heart to Heart International strengthens communities through improving health access, providing humanitarian development and administering crisis relief worldwide.
We engage volunteers, collaborate with partners and deploy resources to achieve this mission.