Project Director/Dem Republic of Congo

Job Type
Full Time
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Date Posted
Democratic Republic of Congo
Company Information
Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health

General Summary/Purpose:

The Senior Program Officer II oversees technical, programmatic, and administrative aspects of one or more large-scale programs and leads the development and implementation of programs independently.

The Senior Program Officer II will mentor staff and oversee teams. The Senior Program Officer II will lead technical work and center-wide initiatives independently. The Senior Program Officer II will lead proposal development and lead strategic partnership development and donor cultivation. The Senior Program Officer II will lead and oversee high-level strategy design and implementation and proposal development.

As the Democratic Republic of Congo Project Director, The Senior Program Officer II will have overall responsibility for coordination of Breakthrough ACTION activities and staff. The Senior Program Officer II will provide strategic direction and engage stakeholders to advance social and behavior change practice and capacity. The Senior Program Officer II will represent Breakthrough ACTION to USAID, the Government of Democratic Republic of Congo (GDRC), USAID implementing partners, and relevant stakeholders.

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Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree (M.A., MHS, MPH) required. Six (6) years related experience required. Additional relevant experience and/or training may substitute for some education. Preferred Qualifications: Advanced degree in public health or communication, preferred or commensurate experience. At least fifteen (15) years’ experience in international health programming strongly preferred. Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Potential for extensive travel throughout the country and limited travel internationally.