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  • Posted: Jan 26, 2023
    Deadline: Not specified
  • The International Rescue Committee is a global humanitarian aid, relief and development nongovernmental organization.
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    Project Manager, Maternal & Newborn Health

    Major Responsibilities:

    • Manage delivery of activities under a growing CBMNC portfolio with cross functional, multi-disciplinary teams to complete tasks on time and with high fidelity; covering program implementation, research, and innovation activities.
    • Facilitate the forming and onboarding of individual project teams including country program staff, technical unit colleagues, partners, and consultants.
    • Coordinate and oversee the establishment of roles and responsibilities with collaborators as projects launch.
    • Lead project teams in creating detailed work plans and drive their successful delivery.
    • Set up and manage trackers for key project deliverables, create and lead monthly project check-ins, and actively follow-up on updates, challenges, and problem-solving with partners.
    • Identify potential challenges and establish strategies to minimize risk.
    • Help team members troubleshoot and coordinate issues that involve work across practices.
    • Schedule, prepare agendas, and facilitate project meetings, take minutes, communicate and follow-up on action items.
    • Maintain communication and knowledge management systems for the project and ensure project teams and partners have access to relevant records.
    • Provide a positive working experience for collaborators and team members.
    • Act as the main point-of-contact for external partners.
    • Support budgeting and business development processes.

    Job Requirements:

    Work Experience:

    • 4-5 years of experience delivering projects and programs ideally in an NGO or social enterprise setting.
    • Preferred experience working in low-resource contexts and/or conflict affected areas.
    • Preferred experience or interest in relevant topic areas of maternal and newborn health and/or community health.
    • Familiarity and experience with project management software tools, methodologies and best practices.
    • High level of proficiency with the Google suite and Excel as well as the Adobe suite of products.
    • Unparalleled team collaboration skills; comfort working with researchers, frontline implementers, beneficiaries, engineers, donors, and communications staff.
    • Strong organizational skills, including the ability to be flexible and work well under pressure and deal with competing priorities in a fast-paced team environment.
    • Ability to apply a diversity and inclusion lens and approach to work.
    • Cares about the mission and goals of the IRC.

    Language Skills:

    • English proficiency is required.

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