Program Manager, Life-Changing Surgeries

International Disaster Relief – Virginia Beach, VA

Operation Blessing (OB) is seeking an experienced Program Manager to provide strategic planning, development, technical oversight, medical/clinical coordination and general management of its Life-Changing Surgeries program.  This professional will perform program monitoring and evaluation (M&E), and case management to include medical review coordination, medical review follow-up and reports to support program reviews and fundraising initiatives.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Strong experience in non-profit, humanitarian development assistance
  • Experience in surgical procedures, medical evaluation and health-related programs
  • Working knowledge of Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) best practices with reporting and analysis capability
  • Working knowledge of, and sensitivity to, cross-cultural environments and customs with ability to work effectively with in-country Health Managers
  • Demonstrated ability to strategize, develop and present work results; and to monitor and evaluate implementation of programs
  • Critical thinker with strong research, analytical skills and ability to make sound recommendations
  • Proficient in MS Office with ability to learn new software and technology
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation skills with ability to train others
  • Strong project management and organizational skills with attention to detail
  • Adaptable with ability to take appropriate initiative, be resourceful and innovative
  • Self-motivated with ability to work independently and as an effective member of a team
  • Flexible with ability to work well under pressure and consistently meet deadlines
  • Ability to travel, both international and domestic
  • Bachelor’s degree in Humanitarian Studies, Nursing or related field
  • Health professional as a Registered Nurse (RN), Medical Administrator, or Medical Doctor (MD) preferred