VMMC Programmes Manager: Grassroots Soccer

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Deadline: 15 November 2018
10 months contract
Grassroot Soccer has partnered with PSI to implement a soccer-based VMMC, condom distribution and HIV self-testing demand creation project for adolescent boys and young men ages 15-29 in Harare, Mazowe, Bulawayo, Chipinge, Mutare and Makoni district. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) Programme Manager to lead the team in these districts. The Programme Manager will be responsible for the coordination and the implementation of the programs in the districts and will also lead, develop, implement and manage the objectives of the VMMC programme, ensure that all activities are aligned to achieve programme objectives and targets, provide technical assistance to all District Program Coordinators. This is a 10 months contract with the possibility of renewal.
Job Responsibilities
Supervision & Management: Manages team of Staff who are responsible for overseeing program delivery either at site level or within a department; Management of VMMC program staff to ensure that programs are delivered as planned and staff are held accountable to measurable objectives and targets; Develop and implement quality control measures to ensure GRS Zimbabwe’s programs are relevant and effective.
Programme Management: Develop overall strategy for the VMMC programme; Develop annual implementation plans with clear deliverables, indicators of success and timeframes; Work with the Monitoring and Evaluation team to ensure a monitoring and evaluation system for the programme is in place
Reporting: Compile periodic programme reports as required for the following purposes: Management meetings. Stakeholder engagement, Programme meetings, Funders / donors, Write quarterly and annual reports, Ensure appropriate reports are developed by the teams to monitor operational parameters
Experience & Qualifications
Relevant Degree or other related field or equivalent experience; Experience in creating demand for VMMC programs; Experience working with the Government of Zimbabwe; Demonstrated skills in data analysis, program design, strategic planning, program coordination, implementation and evaluation; Excellent problem-solving, decision-making, organizational and communication skills, with ability to prioritize multiple tasks and work effectively in a demanding environment
To apply
Interested candidates with relevant experience are requested to e-mail their CVs and a motivational letter on why they should be the selected candidate to bmoyo@grassrootsoccer.org
CVs without cover letters will not be considered. Please note: Only shortlisted CVs will be contacted.