Deputy Country Director

Location: Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Merlin is the only UK specialist charity, which responds worldwide, with vital healthcare and medical relief for vulnerable people affected by natural disasters, conflict and healthcare collapse.

Essential Qualifications

  • Strong communication skills, with excellent written and spoken English & French.

  • Strong project management skills and tools as well as proposal drafting and report drafting.

  • Strong security management experience.

  • Strong leadership skills.

  • Good communication skills.

  • Experience of conducting needs assessments and project development.

  • Ability to work under stressful conditions in an isolated area with basic living conditions.

  • Good team-worker and able to live and work closely with a small team

  • Experience of a flexible approach to managing and prioritising a high workload and multiple tasks in a fast paced environment with tight deadlines.

  • Confident and proficient in the use of MS Office.

  • Ability and willingness to undertake frequent travel to field sites.

  • An understanding of and commitment to Merlin’s mission and values.

    Closing date: 30 June.

    For more information and job application see; Deputy Country Director

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