Programme Manager

Lusaka, Zambia
ZMW 240,000 pa negotiable
Fixed Term, 
Full Time, 38 hours per week
About VSO
VSO is the world’s leading development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty. We are unique in the way we bring people together to share their skills and experience, generate insights and ideas and, most of all, take action against poverty and exclusion. It’s a highly effective approach that works, and today is helping millions of people in some of the world’s poorest communities lift themselves out of poverty.
Role overview
To manage the strategic development, implementation and successful delivery of the health programme, supporting all of VSO’s work in- country as required by the Head of Programme Delivery in order to optimise the contribution towards reducing poverty.
Skills, qualifications and experience required
• Bachelor’s Degree in Public Health, Development studies or any other related field
• 5 years experience in managing health programmes
• Experience in proposal writting
• Leadership and people management skills
• Experience in monitoring and managing expenditureAdded advantages:
• Masters Degree in Public Health
• Experience in managing volunteers
How to apply
If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job description to read more details about the position and the skills and experience we’re looking for. To submit your application, click on ‘Apply now’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.
Application closing date
13 Aug 2017
Interview/Assessment date(s)
28th August 2017
Start date
4th October 2017
Click here to download the job description in PDF format
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