Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe recruits 01 Head of Mission
Job Title Head of Mission
Organisation Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe e.V. / Johanniter International Assistance
Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe e.V. (www.thejohanniter.org) is a German Christian non-governmental organisation, dedicated to excellence in the field of first aid, ambulance service, social service programmes and other projects in the medical and social field. The Federal Headquarters are based in Berlin, Germany. Johanniter International Assistance is the operational unit for humanitarian aid, development co-operation and emergency relief, implementing and supporting projects in Health, Nutrition, WaSH as well as Food Security & Income Generation worldwide.
Job Location Goma, DR Congo
Closing Date Application Sunday, March 31, 2019
Interviews are scheduled for: April 3-5, 2019
Johanniter has been active in DRC since 1995, with a focus on North Kivu since 2008.
The overall objective of Johanniter International Assistance’s Program in North Kivu, DRC, is to reduce mortality and morbidity by improving the health conditions and reducing vulnerability of IDPs and host population. Johanniter’s interventions aim to improve, in close cooperation with the MoH, the provision of and access to quality primary health care and to support the improved nutrition status of children under five, pregnant and lactating women and other vulnerable people (such as elderly people, people with disability, people living with HIV/AIDS, and survivors of SGBV). Furthermore, the improved access to water, sanitation and hygiene is part of Johanniter’s DRC programme.
Job Responsibilities and Accountabilities
Overall job purpose
The Head of Mission is responsible for the planning, management and development of all Johanniter programmes in DRC and for ensuring that all activities are within the strategic framework of Johanniter. The Head of Mission provides strategic leadership to develop and maintain strong national and local partnerships, develop and nurture a high performing team and has ultimate responsibility for all security issues. He/she positions and protects the organisation. The Head of Mission cooperates closely with the Global Support Unit (GSU) and HQ in Berlin.
Regional Head of Desk in HQ (first level supervisor)
Director International Assistance in HQ (next level supervisor)
directly: Medical Coordinator, Finance Coordinator, HR & Admin Coordinator, Supply & Pharmacy Coordinator, Logistics and Construction Coordinator, Project Development Assistant, Security Assistant, indirectly: team of international and national staff
Receives technical advice from: Relevant Advisors at Head Office
Gives technical advice to: ./.
Standing in for: Medical Coordinator
Replaced by: Medical Coordinator
second: Finance Coordinator
Strategy and Programme Development
Human Resource and Team Management
Financial-, Logistics and Compliance Management
Safety and Security
Representation and Communication
Professional Qualification and Experience:
University degree in a relevant field
Terms and Conditions
Start date: Wednesday, May 01, 2019
Contract duration: Definite contract for 12 months (with possible extension)
Remuneration: Between 53 185€ and 55 948€ annual gross salary (according to Johanniter AVR DWBO Anlage Johanniter) internal tariff and depending on relevant previous working experience).
– Social security provisions (lump sum 485€ per month) (for expats not falling under social security)
– International insurance package
– 29 days annual paid leave plus additional R&R regulations
– Yearly home flight (for contracts > 1 year)
– Per diems (for international postings) for days in project country (currently 56€ per day)
Please note that this position is unaccompanied.
Contact and application process
Applications for this position (including a cover letter, CV, reference contacts of three former supervisors as well as job certificates if available) should be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate “Head of Mission DRC” in the subject line of your e-mail and mention your earliest date of availability.
Only complete applications will be considered. Only short-listed candidates will be notified.
Please be advised, that due to the urgency of the situation, we might start short-listing even before the end of the closing date.
|Experience||0 à 3 ans|
|Fonctions||Direction et administration|
|Date de fin de validité||31/03/2019|