International Medical Corps Deputy GBV Program Manager Jobs in Ethiopia

International Medical Corps Deputy GBV Program Manager Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Id: 222210

Category: Development and Project Management, Social Sciences and Community

Location: Gambella, Gambela

Career Level: Senior Level (5+ years experience)

Employment Type: Full time

Salary: xxxx

Job Description


International Medical Corps is a global, humanitarian, non profit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs.

Established in 1984 by volunteer doctors and nurses, International Medical Corps is a private, voluntary, non- political, non sectarian organization.

Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in underserved communities worldwide.

By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at highest risk, and with the flexibility to respond rapidly to emergency situations, International Medical Corps rehabilitates devastated health care systems and helps bring them back to self-reliance.

International Medical Corps in Ethiopia has been operational since 2003. Presently, International Medical Corps Ethiopia is implementing WASH & Nutrition, GBV, SRH and Mental Health in different parts of the country.

Essential Job Duties/scope of Work:

Under the supervision of the GBV program Manager, the Deputy GBV Program Manager will support the implementation of quality GBV prevention and response projects in the refugee camps and host community woredas and promote International Medical Corps as a leader agency in GBV.

1. Program Planning

  • Work closely with the Gambella based GBV Program Manager to understand program goals and to meet expectations

  • Support the camp-based team in ongoing assessments and analyses to better understand protection risks, to map points of service for survivors of GBV and vulnerable individuals, and to identify support structures

  • Serve as a GBVIMS focal person for the field office and provide support to the camp-based team on GBVIMS analyze to inform programming and coordination.

  • Support the GBV program Manager in the development of concept notes and proposals, providing necessary field information/ data

  • Contribute to developing and adopting the GBV Strategy

    2. Program Implementation and Capacity Development

  • Supporting organizing and facilitation of trainings for IMC staff and implementing partners based on project work plans.

  • Lead the GBVIMS utilization: ensure ethical data management and sharing with relevant stakeholders as per the data Sharing

  • Support Program M&E process: ensure project activity and progress reports are compiled in line with internal IMC and Donor reporting requirements.

  • Maintain flexibility to take on added responsibility as and when needed

    3. Coordination – with the guidance from the GBV Program Manager

  • Actively participate in protection/GBV working groups and contribute to interagency initiatives, also promoting International Medical Corps as a leader agency in GBV

  • Ensure maximum visibility of International Medical Corps amongst relevant donors

  • Contribute to the positive image and overall credibility of the organization, notably through the application of the organization’s Code of Conduct

    4. Human Resources and Financial Management

  • Assist in the selection, training and support of qualified program staff

  • Support the development of strategies for staff and introduce principles of self-care

  • Actively participate in the development of work plans, spending and procurement plans in line with International Medical Corps ’s financial pipelines and donor regulations

  • Work closely with Logistics team to ensure timely procurement of project supplies

  • Support pipeline reviews to ensure spending is inline within budget and financial regulations

    5. Security

  • Ensure compliance with security protocols and policies

  • Consider security implications of all program activities, reviewing all new initiatives with national/ field staff and community leaders and incentive workers or volunteer

    Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Public Health, or other relevant field of study

  • Above Three years’ experience in GBV program design and implementation, including at least one year in a humanitarian/ camp setting

  • Familiarity with standards GBV guidelines and tools

  • Experience in representing and promote the agency in relevant coordination forum.

  • Ability to exercise sound judgment, to remain flexible to a changing environment, and to make decisions independently

  • Ability to work well with a cross-cultural team

  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written

  • Supervisory experience

  • Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply

    How to Apply

    Interested applicants who meet the above requirements should submit their application letter and CV through before OR on September 15, 2019.

    Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

    Note: IMC is equal opportunity employer and hence candidate from all background: religion, ethnic group, qualified women and people living with disabilities, etc are all encouraged to apply.

    International Medical Corps Deputy GBV Program Manager Jobs in Ethiopia

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