Ghana Red Cross Society Vacancies (3 Positions)

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28 Nov, 2011

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The Ghana Red Cross Society (GRCS) is inviting applications from suitably qualified Ghanaians for the position.

1. Secretary-General:

Responsibilities for Secretary-General:
As Chief Executive of the National Society, he/she will be responsible for the:

  • Day-to-day functioning of the organisation and report to the President and Board
  • Strengthen links with Government and local/international Partners
  • Resource mobilization for execution of programmes
  • Co-ordination of integrated health, disaster and organizational development programmes
  • Regular monitoring and evaluation of projects to ensure sustainability
  • Ensuring execution of Operational plans
  • To advocate and promote the Red Cross fundamental principles; Humanity, Independence, Neutrality, Impartiality, Voluntary service, Unity and Universality
  • Should be ready to work at odd hours and travel extensively in and outside the country

Salary: Commensurate with qualification and experience

 

Required Skills or Experience

  • A minimum of Master’s degree from a competent administrator with social sciences background and at least 5 years post qualification experience or first degree with at least 15 years post qualification experience
  • At least five years experience in Humanitarian work at Senior management level\\
  • Good at Report writing, communication skills and ability to meet strict deadlines
  • Team player with ability to work independently
  • Computer literate

 

2. Regional Manager

Responsibilities for Regional Manager:

  • Day-to-day functioning of the organisation at the Regional and report to the Secretary General
  • Strengthen links with Government and Partners
  • Resource mobilisation for execution of Operational plans and monitoring of projects
  • Should be ready to work at odd hours
  • To advocate and promote the Red Cross fundamental principles; Humanity, Independence, Neutrality, Impartiality, Voluntary service, Unity and Universality

Salary: Commensurate with qualification and experience

 

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Required Skills or Experience

  • Master’s degree from a competent administrator with social sciences background and at least 3 years post qualification experience or first degree with at least 7 years post qualification experience
  • At least five years experience in Humanitarian work at Senior management level
  • Conversant  with First Aid and knowledgeable in Humanitarian work
  • Good report writing, communication skills and ability to meet strict deadlines
  • Team player and ability to co-ordinate projects
  • Computer literate
3. Health Co-ordinator

Responsibilities for Health Co-ordinator:

  • Management and coordination of health programmes in the National Society and report of the Secretary General
  • Strengthen links with Government and Partners
  • Support disaster management
  • Resource mobilisation for health programmes, execution of Operational plans and monitoring of projects
  • Should be ready to work at odd hours
  • To advocate and promote the Red Cross fundamental principles; Humanity, Independence, Neutrality, Impartiality, Voluntary service, Unity and Universality

Salary: Commensurate with qualification and experience

 

Required Skills or Experience

  • Master’s degree in public health or relevant field with at least 3 years post qualification experience or first degree with at least 10 years post qualification experience
  • At least five years experience in Humanitarian work at Senior management level
  • Good at Report writing and Communication skills
  • Team player and ability to co-ordinate projects
  • Computer literate

 

How To Apply

Applicants must submit their detailed CV together with a vision for the position applied and a plan of action for the first two years to:


OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT
GHANA RED CROSS SOCIETY
P. O. BOX GP 835
ACCRA

E-mail: [email protected]

The completed application, together with CV should reach the above address. Receipt of all applications will be acknowledged.
Closing 30th November, 2011

 

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