Project Coordinator

Medical Emergency Relief International (Merlin)

International Health NGO

Location city: Adilla– South Darfur

Location country: Sudan

Closing date: 30 Oct

Job Description

Programme: Phc To Host And Idp Populations In Adilla Loaclity Of South Darfur

Responsible To: Country Director

Working With: Medical Team, Field Coordinator

Location: Adilla– South Darfur-Sudan

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: 6 Months

Allowance: £1000 - £1500, dependent on relevant experience, plus comprehensive insurance cover, accommodation, return flights, a per diem to cover daily living expenses, and holiday allowance ($145 per month).

Person Specification

Essential

  • Fluent spoken and written English
  • Minimum of 2 years previous field experience essential in an insecure humanitarian context, preferrably in a co-ordination role
  • An interest in basic and preventative health care
  • Proven problem solving and organisational skills, flexibility and calm under pressure
  • Proven experience in security management, including developing and implementing SOPs and security guidelines
  • Experience in financial, budget and administrative management or related issues
  • An understanding and interest in logistical systems and functions
  • Familiarity with relevant software for logistics and accounting and office (MS Office systems).
  • Ability to work under stressful conditions in an isolated area
  • Good communicator, including strong written skills in report and proposal writing
  • Good teamworker; able to live and work closely with a small team under isolated circumstances
  • Strong leadership skills and a supportive management style

    Desirable

  • First-hand knowledge of Darfur
  • Experience of donor liasion
  • Knowledge of Arabic (Not essential).

    Vacancies Contact

    To apply for this vacancy Please download an application form from our website www.merlin.org.uk.

    Completed applications should be emailed to applications@merlin-uk.org stating in the subject field the job title, country and reference number (if any) of the vacancy you have applied for.

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