International Medical Corps (IMC) is a global humanitarian non-profit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and medical relief 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.
IMC started operations in Nigeria with a focus on building the capacity of local health system and communities and ensure the provision of quality, accessible health and nutrition care for children under five years. The Government of Nigeira declared a state of emergency (SoE) in Adamawa, Borno, and Yobe states in the north eastern part of the country in 2013. Since the SOE was declated, there has been a significant increase internally displaced persons in the northeast International Medical Corps has launched an emergency response in Northeast to assess and address the needs of the affected populations..
International Medical Corps (IMC) is currently recruiting to fill the following position:
Position: GBV Manager
Location: Abuja, Nigeria.
Bachelor of Arts and M.Sc in Social Science, Public Health, Human Rights or other related field 2-3 years professional management experience in community-based Protection or GBV programming, preferably in an emergency context.
At least one year of experience supervising a large team providing direct services and/or working at the community level.
Clear understanding of gender, human rights, and issues surrounding violence against women and girls,
Demonstrated experience facilitating trainings and workshops on Gender/GBV issues
Familiarity with M&E system design and implementation.
Experience writing reports for donors, governments and the general public
Excellent drafting and oral communication skills in English.
Positive and professional attitude, including ability to lead and work well in a team setting.
Strong ability to organize work, meet deadlines, maintain attention to detail.
Fluency in English and Hausa.
Excellent computer skills including MS Word, Excel and Power Point.
Familiarity with program design, including log frames, budgeting and grants/report writing
Successful advocacy experience and strong presentation skills.
Method of Application:
All potential job applicants are invited to send their CVs with 3 referees that include current or former employers and application letters to:
Alternatively Send a Hard Copy To:
Admin/Human Resources Officer.
International Medical Corps,
Plot 3, Tsafe Road,
Off Sama Road,
Sokoto, Sokoto State,
NB: State position clearly in the subject field as applications without appropriate subject will be disqualified. Also, applications received after the deadline will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidates with be contacted; female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
All Positions are Subject to Funding.
International Medical Corps is an equal access opportunity employer.
Application Deadline: 23rd April, 2015
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