Programme Manager

ORBIS International is a leading International development, humanitarian organization, which works in developing countries to save sight and transform lives through capacity building activities for ophthalmologists and improved access to eye care. ORBIS is seeking a qualified Vietnamese national for the post “Program Manager” based at the ORBIS South East Asia Office in Hanoi with frequent travels to project sites in Vietnam and selected countries in South East Asia.

Under the overall guidance from the Director SEA and the direct supervision from the Senior Program Manager, the incumbent is responsible for day- to- day management of project activities, monitoring and evaluation of all aspects of the eye care projects under his/her responsibilities in alignment with ORBIS Mission and procedures.

1. Provide guidance and support for partners’ project staff  for project implementation,
2. Participate in ORBIS’s annual planning and budgeting processes, and in finalizing budgets for each project for the upcoming fiscal year;
3. Assist in development, implementation and adjust the project plans for ORBIS-financed activities as required, in the light of implementation results
4. Track, measure, evaluate, and report on the outcomes and impact of programs/projects;
5. Help ensure that ORBIS-financed inputs are delivered in a timely manner and are well coordinated with those of ORBIS’s partners in South East Asia;
6. Participate in developing new project proposals and make recommend to the Director, South East Asia any steps considered necessary to improve the quality and effectiveness of these projects and  related activities;
7. Promote the mission of ORBIS, actively participate in public relations activities and fundraising events, and represent ORBIS at professional forums, as required. 
8. Carry out other tasks as required, to be determined by the Director, South East Asia.

- Advanced degree in medicine or in relevant social public health.
- At least 5 year proven experience in managing and developing government and/or NGO-supported programs in the field of public health, preferably including an ophthalmology component.
- Able to work independently and as team member.
- Highly responsible, dynamic and committed person.
- Strong organizational skills and attention to details.
- Excellent spoken and written English language competence is essential.
- Strong computer skills and good working knowledge of MS office applications.

A competitive remuneration package will be offered based on the successful candidate’s abilities, experience and qualifications.

Interested candidates are encouraged to send via email an application letter, CV in English together with a recent picture and photocopies of qualification certificates before May 10, 2010 to 

Ms. Tran Thi Lan Anh, Operations Manager, ORBIS South East Asia,
Email: [email protected]

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Job Details
Organisation Name: 
Ha Noi
Application Deadline: 
Mon, 2010-05-10