Organization: Vitamin Angels
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Closing date: 08 Jul 2017
Vitamin Angels (VA) is a US-based, international non-governmental organization whose mission is to help at-risk populations in need – specifically pregnant women, new mothers, and children under five – gain access to lifesaving and life changing vitamins and minerals. To fulfill this mission, we provide annual grants of vitamin A supplements, deworming medication and multivitamins to NGOs that work with children 6-59 months old and/or pregnant and lactating women.
Role or Purpose of Position
VA seeks a dedicated entry or mid-level professional to join Vitamin Angels as part-time Democratic Republic of Congo-based Program Coordinator Consultant to support continued expansion of VA’s micronutrient distribution system in DRC. VA’s donations in DRC have grown rapidly and VA currently makes grants to about 60 DRC organizations reaching over 4 million children under 5. Under direction of the Democratic Republic of Congo Country Program Manager Consultant, the Program Coordinator Consultant will contribute to VA’s continued growth and success in DRC by assuming responsibility for administration and coordination of VA’s micronutrient grants program. Based on their performance the consultant may have the opportunity take on more consultancy days per week in the future.
Role responsibilities will include:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
· Undergraduate degree in public health, nursing medicine, computer science;
· Experience working with a variety of NGOs in the health sector;
· Experience facilitating group workshops or trainings;
· Master’s degree in a relevant discipline, including management, public health, administration, nursing and
· Experience working and/or volunteering with an NGO/community based organization.
How to apply:
please email your professional resume and cover letter to Austen Musso at email@example.com