International Federation of Red Cross Job Vacancy: Health Manager, Jakarta

Job description:
The Health Manager will provide technical support and oversight of the IFRC's programmatic vision for Community Pandemic Preparedness Programme (CP3) and its implementation; ensure close collaboration with Geneva and the Regional offices. The Health Manager will be based in Jakarta and work with the Indonesian Red Cross (PMI) and other stakeholders and partners  to ensure quality programming with an emphasis on capacity building, creating networks and facilitating partnerships with the support of the Programme Support Officer.

In addition to specific responsibility for CP3 programme, the Health Manager will have an overview of IFRC Health and WASH activities, in support of PMI. The Health Manager will be responsible for the CCST Jakarta Health Unit, for providing strategic direction and quality control on the ongoing WASH and Health programmes. The Senior Health Officer and the Senior WASH Officer will report directly to the Health Manager.

Qualifications, skills, experience

  • Master in Public Health / Epidemiology.
  • At least 7 years working experience in the humanitarian or development sector, with a focus on global health, epidemiology, surveillance and community based action.
  • Experience in preparedness and response to epidemics.
  • Coordination and representation experience in a cross-cultural environment.
  • 3 years management and supervisory experience including budget management.
  • Experience working in a RC/RC National Society and/or Federation/ICRC is preferred.
  • Demonstrated leadership and management skills, including the ability to lead within a matrix management structure and utilise talent and experience of team members in a productive way.
  • Fluently spoken and written English and Bahasa
Please email your resume with the reference “Health Manager” to [email protected] by Friday, 02 March 2018

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.