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Regional Program Coordinator

Regional Program Coordinator

15 August, 2019

Ipas Ethiopia is an international non- profit organization working to improve women’s lives with focus on reproductive health. In light of the need to strengthen our relationship with stake- holders and expedite programme implementation, we are planning to hire the following position:

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Job Title: Regional Program Coordinator

Place of Work: Oromia

Reported to: Health System Advisor for Oromia region

Terms of employment: One year with possibilities for extension

 Salary: Negotiable

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

The regional program coordinator will serve as Ipas’s focal person in Oromia region. Based in the premises of the regional health bureau, the incumbent will coordinate Ipas’s work in the region by closely working with partner organizations to expedite project implementation. S/he is expected to work closely with the staff of the regional health bureau and create a positive working environment in discharging her/his responsibilities.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Coordinate the implementation of project activities as per the plan of action jointly developed with the regional health bureau.
  • Organize and conduct the training of health providers in the region.
  • Ensure that project supplies are timely distributed to health facilities and maintain appropriate records. Maintain a database of trained providers in the region.
  • Undertake periodic visits to health facilities and facilitate the resumption and continuous delivery of services.
  • Establish a system of collecting and compiling data on service utilization from facilities to the responsible bodies within the health system and submit quarterly reports to Ipas.
  • Closely follow-up and support regional training centres as a part of the effort to build regional self-sufficiency in training health providers.
  • Compile periodic reports.
  • Maintain a database of trained providers in the region.
  • Undertake periodic visits to health facilities and facilitate continuous delivery of services.
  • Establish a system of collecting and compiling data on service utilization from facilities to the responsible bodies within the health system and submit quarterly reports to Ipas.
  • Closely follow-up and support regional training centres as part of the effort to build regional self-sufficiency in training health providers.
  • Work closely with model clinics to ensure organization and delivery of quality safe health care integrated with other RH services.
  • Compile periodic reports

CORE REQUIREMENTS

  • BSc in health with a minimum of 3+ years’ work experience.
  • Relevant experience in health program management.
  • Good grasp of the national policies and strategies pertaining to reproductive health.
  • Demonstrated team player with cross-cultural/language skills.
  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Oromiffa language.
  • Willing and able to travel
  • Established positive rapport with the management of the respective regional health bureau. Demonstrated skill and experience on information communication technologies (ICT) and other audio visual materials is an asset.

Note: lpas management reserves the right to modify the contents of this position description at any time.

Please send CV and application within 15 days from the day of announcement to the following postal address or hand-deliver to our office:

Micky Leland Street (22 Mazoria)

Behind Yeshi Buna

Tel: 011 663 3379/011 662 6311

P.O. Box 63001 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

 N.B. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted Ipas is Equal Opportunity Employer

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