Leprosy Program Coordinator

International Nepal Fellowship

International Nepal Fellowship (Nepal) is a Non-Government Organization established in 1952 and serving poor and disadvantaged people of Nepal to enable life in its fullness through health and development service. INF Nepal is currently working in health and community development service in Gandaki, Lumbini, Karnali, and Sudurpashim provinces of Nepal.

Job Information

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    Duty Station Pokhara
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    Type of Appointment Full time
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Salary Negotiable / Monthly
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    Job Level : Mid-Level
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    Job Experience : 3+ years
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    Job Category Health Care | Public Health
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    Job Qualification : Master
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    Posted Date : Dec 07, 2021

Job Description

1. Position: Leprosy Program Coordinator

Required No: 1

Location: Pokhara with frequent travels particularly to Shining Hospital Banke and Surkhet

Purpose of the Job: 

Post holder is responsible to provide managerial leadership and oversight for the implementation of INFN’s Leprosy strategy, lead the INF leprosy team in designing and implementing projects to achieve the goals of the strategy, lead the further development and improvement of INF leprosy services in line with international best practices, and ensure that lessons learned are integrated into project implementation to improve quality of interventions and outcomes. This position will also liaise with the Government of Nepal and other related stakeholders, and monitor donor compliance and reporting in Leprosy

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Master’s in Public Health or related field, additional MBBS with NMC registration is an advantage with minimum three years of professional experience in project management and managing large, multi-year, multi-sectorial health related projects. Must have at least 3 years’ experience working with donor community.
  • Leprosy related experience or training, experience in teaching, facilitation and research is an advantage.
  • Excellent communication and writing skills as well as negotiation skills with proven skill in project management and operation.  Excellent analytical skill to make informed decision in project operation and provide leadership to the team members.
  • Strong technical skills and abilities in developing proposal, reports and program modalities for effective implementation.
  • Ability to see big picture and how multiple departments and project components work together in achievement of larger goals.
  • Ability to analyse and synthesize large amounts of information and utilize it in operation management and improvement.
  • Ability to coach, mentor and develop technical and operational capacity of team members. Willing to take on leadership and opportunities for improvement and can influence positive change within the organization.
  • Excellent skills in facilitation, team building and coordination between hospitals, community and government.  Creative and innovative, able to think out-of-the-box.
  • Ability to motivate and inspire others to change and adopt new ways of working.
  • Proven ability in multi-tasking, working independently, flexibility, and adaptability.
  • Good English language skills (written and spoken) and good numeracy skills, good computer skills in Word and Excel.
  • Ability to function efficiently under tight deadlines and stressful situations. Sets clearly defined objectives; plans activities and projects well in advance and takes account of possible changing circumstances. Highly organized and follows systematic approach to results delivery.
  • Exhibits strong leadership qualities and decisiveness. Able to effectively and proactively respond to problems or barriers on the ground and trouble-shoot.
  • High level of personal and professional integrity, and demonstrates high regard towards organization policies and regulations.
  • Able to keep all matters pertaining to work confidential.
  • Able to be an example of excellent work ethic and behaviour.
  • Good understanding of, and agreement with INF’s core values.

How to Apply

All eligible and interested candidates who meet the above criteria can send their application stating the post applied for in subject line along with CV to following email by 20th December 2021.

INF Nepal, Pokhara

Email: recruitment@nepal.inf.org

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted to participate in further assessment and selection process.

INF Nepal encourages applications from persons with disabilities, disadvantaged and vulnerable groups.

INF Nepal reserves the right to hold partial or whole applications process any time without giving any reason whatsoever.  Any effort by the candidates to influence the selection process may result to disqualify.