Programme Officer - West Africa (Health Sector)

Senegal Permanent 44,150 - 45,150
  • Programme Management/Healthcare experience required/West Africa
  • Programme Management/Healthcare experience required/West Africa

About Our Client

Our client is a multinational pharmaceutical and biotechnology company

Job Description



The Programme Officer - West Africa (Health Sector) will represent the company in the region and be responsible for:

  • Successful implementation of the programme alongside the NGO partner(s) across selected West African countries.
  • Working with all stakeholders to support capacity and capability building activities in the countries of implementation.
  • Providing leadership through mentorship and coaching, guidance and support to NGO partners on all activities being delivered on the ground
  • Key Accountability:
  • Delivery of a successful programme/s in partnership with Governments and the NGO partner(s) in country:
  • Ensuring the programme strategy is aligned with country and programme needs to maximise
    effectiveness and impact
  • Ensuring NGO partners deliver on KPI's
  • Conducting regular reviews with guidance and support on programme deliverable with all NGO partners
  • Supporting the partners towards effective and efficient programme delivery, all within required governance
    and compliance standards.
    Working with stakeholders to support capacity and capability building activities in/across country and compliance standards.
  • Working with stakeholders to support capacity and capability building activities in/across country
  • Establishing stakeholder relationships to ensure long term sustainability of the programme - NGO partners
  • Providing training, mentorship and coaching,guidance and support to NGO partners as required and
    prioritised by the programme
  • Providing leadership and assurance that programme activities are delivered in line with the company's governance and compliance requirements
  • Analysis and verification of programme data.
  • Regular updates to broader Access to Health care team on programme developments/achievements.
  • Maintenance of administrative systems

The Successful Applicant

In order to apply for the Programme Officer - West Africa (Health Sector) role, you need to have the following:

  • Must be a resident or retain a residence permit in West Africa
  • Demonstrate experience and understanding of the West African Health care systems
  • Be fluent in written and spoken English & French.
  • Have at least 3 years pharmaceutical or health care industry experience.
  • Must have previous access programme setup and/or implementation experience
  • A tertiary qualification in Science or Public Health is a requirement
  • Ability to mentor, coach and provide guidance to external stakeholders including senior leaders/management.
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Strong organisational skills with a focus on:
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Planning & Time Management
  • Implementation skills, monitoring and co-ordination of activities
  • Project management
  • Mentorship and Coaching
  • Demonstrable experience of cross functionality across business units
  • Data analytics
  • Finance or budget management
  • The successful candidate should be a team player; have proven competency in Microsoft applications and have
  • a valid driver's license.



What's on Offer

The successful Programme Officer - West Africa (Health Sector) will be joining an established multinational company with a lot of exciting opportunities to grow their career and earning potential. You will also receive a competitive salary.

Contact
Thato Dulcie Paledi
Quote job ref
JN-102021-4503177
Phone number
+27 11 303 8300

Job summary

Job function
Consultancy, Strategy & Change
Subsector
Corporate
Industry
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
Location
Senegal
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Thato Dulcie Paledi
Consultant phone
+27 11 303 8300
Job reference
JN-102021-4503177