Deputy Program Manager
Location: Darfur, N. Sudan
Samaritan’s Purse is a nondenominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world.
The Deputy Program Manager is to assist the Program Manager in directing activities which promote the success of Darfur programs and operations.
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; in international studies and management; social work or related field; one to two years related field level experience and the training in programmatic activities.
Knowledge of Arabic preferred.
Willingness to live and work in a conflict area and extreme weather conditions and very basic accommodations.
Ability to access transport such as helicopters and 4 wheel drive vehicles; often traveling on extremely rough roads.
Clear understanding of the workings of major donors and their perspectives, requirements and standards (especially OFDA).
Excellent organizational and time management skills.
Excellent interpersonal and written oral communication skills.
Ability to coordinate activities with other agencies, build and maintain positive working relationships within SP and with external actors.
Ability to partner with communities and individuals, obtain community support, facilitate community meetings which include military, civilian, and government actors.
Closing date: 31 May.
For more information and job application see; Deputy Program Manager