Project Manager, Social inclusion of persons with mental disabilities at WHO, Ankara, Turkey

Deadline: 28 November 2018

World Health Organisation (WHO) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Project Manager, Social inclusion of persons with mental disabilities in Ankara, Turkey. The duration of this post is 2 years.

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The primary role of WHO is to direct and coordinate international health within the United Nations system.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Project Manager, Social inclusion of persons with mental disabilities will perform following functions-

  • Provide project management functions which include planning, organizing activities, monitoring and coordinating the writing of technical narrative reporting and financial reporting as for project agreement and deadlines.
  • Ensure that the Project implementation is consistent with the administrative and financial rules and regulations, and reporting requirements of the Organization.
  • Liaise with local counterparts, the Beneficiary Institutions, and the donor agency, keeping them informed about the implementation status of the project.
  • Manage the establishment of task force for the coordination of project activities and related committees (Steering Committee, Advisory Committee, etc.)
  • Coordinate the activities related to need assessment and analysis of existing situation of service delivery system of the MoFSP and MoH (financial and other assets, human resources, staff, legislation; strengths and weaknesses of related sectors).
  • Disseminate project findings by giving presentations and producing papers.

Eligibility Criteria

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Applicants must have:

  • University degree in business administration, psychiatry, psychology, public health or social sciences.
  • Post-graduate studies in mental health, business administration and public health.
  • At least 5 years of national working experience in the field of mental disability, particularly working with policy makers, experts and leading NGOs in field, of which at least 2 years of proven experience in coordinating and managing relevant public health related activities.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills in project management.
  • Sound knowledge of the policy development process in Turkey and the national systems, health education system and policies in the area of mental health.
  • Expert knowledge of Turkish.
  • Expert knowledge of English.
  • Nationality of Turkey.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit WHO.

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