Project Manager: Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) Management

In Vacancy by HKI NP

Helen Keller International (HKI) /Nepal, an International non-profit organization (INGO) works to improve the sight and lives of the vulnerable by combatting the causes and consequences of blindness, poor health and malnutrition through public health approaches, building the capacity of organizations, and contributing to policy changes through systems strengthening and operations research. HKI/Nepal’s nutrition is the largest portfolio.

HKI/Nepal currently seeking applications from qualified, experienced and self-motivated candidates for a Project Manager position to be based in Nepalgunj, for a Retinpathy of Prematuriy (ROP) project in Banke. This position will be full time for one year. 

Position Description Requirement for the role
Project Manager: Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) Management- (Position no.1) Overall responsible for the implementation of the ROP project in Banke, in collaboration with the implementing partners.
Collaborate with the implementing partner hospitals, governmental and non -governmental organizations, eye hospitals and other partners /stakeholders to plan for services and to reach the target audience
Develop the ROP project implementation work plan and a monitoring and evaluation plan.
Plan for and assist with launching the ROP project in collaboration with the partner hospitals,
Assist to plan and roll out the various key trainings for the project.
Responsible to meet the Project deliverables and submit various reporting requirements timely.
Responsible to oversee data is being collected as designed babies are being followed,
Responsible to collaborate and plan activities with the partner hospitals and to keep them informed through regular meetings and updates
Educational Degree:

Master’s in medicine in a related field (ophthalmology, pediatrics, general medicine, etc.).
Staff Nurse/ Health Assistant with at least 3 years of project management experience.
Experiences years:
Minimum of  2/3 years’ experience in any of the related medical areas.  
Technical knowledge in areas related to NICU, new-born and infant care.
Communication Skills:
Demonstrated ability to be self-directed and confident to effectively interact and communicate with government, academia, and other stakeholders.
Ability to write/produce program and technical reports.

Download Job Description here (pdf): HKI ROP Project Manager JD

Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

Submission to:

  • A cover letter
  • Updated CV
  • Minimum of three reference contact details (mobile and e-mail), including ONE current employer.

Deadline for Submission: COB August 28, 2019 

Previous applicants for this vacancy need not apply again

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the selection process.

Helen Keller International promotes workforce diversity and is an equal opportunities employer