Programme Manager in Sightsavers Conakry, Conakry Region, Guinea

Full Time

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Sightsavers implements projects in over 30 countries in Africa and South Asia working to eliminate avoidable blindness and promote the rights of people with disabilities. We are looking for a Programme Manager to support a number of exciting programmes and projects that work the elimination of NTDs and better eye health on a national basis.

Title: Programme Manager

Location: Conakry, Guinea

Contract: 2 year fixed term contract

Salary: Local terms and conditions apply

About the role

In this position you will lead on programmatic management for the implementation of the NTDs and Eye Health projects in Guinea. You will be responsible for the delivery of NTD programme targets, provision of programme management guidance and direct technical support to build the development of integrated NTD programmes and advocacy for the elimination of NTDs on a national basis.

You will join Sightsavers at an exciting time, leading on several established, successful programmes as well as impending new ones.

As Programme Manager, your key duties and accountabilities will include:

  • Strategic Programme Planning and Development
  • Country Programme Management
  • Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Programme Delivery
  • Advocacy and Strategic Alliances
  • Fundraising
  • Research
  • Child Safeguarding

As the successful candidate you will be an experienced Programme Manager, with experience of managing multiple programmes/projects and a strong understanding of the Guinea health system. maintaining relationships with Government officials, NGO leaders, stakeholders and partners.

Closing date: 18 December 2022

To apply for this exciting new opportunity, please complete an application via our recruitment portal. We are particularly interested in learning of your motivations for applying.

As an equal opportunity employer, we actively encourage applications from all sections of the community. Sightsavers is a Disability Confident Leader and qualified people living with a disability are particularly encouraged to apply.

Sightsavers is an employer that does not tolerate any form of harassment and has zero tolerance for sexual exploitation and abuse. All potential candidates will be subjected to rigorous background checks and controls.

Company: Sightsavers

Vacancy Type: Full Time 

Job Location:  Conakry, Conakry Region, Guinea

Application Deadline: N/A

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