Project Manager Days Week Jobs Vacancy at Primary Care International Home Based
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Project Manager Days Week Jobs Vacancy at Primary Care International Home Based Jobs Details:
12-month fixed term contract with extension possible beyond the first year depending on programme growth and funding.
3 days/week @ FTE £27-30k (depending on skills and experience)
Home-based with occasional meetings in Reading/Oxford area and in London.
Please note that this is a UK based role and applicants must have the right to live and work in the UK.
We are a dynamic social enterprise looking for a Project Manager to join our friendly and highly motivated team. The project manager role will be working on our developing Healthcare Innovation Programme (HIP). The HIP supports projects mainly in sub-saharan Africa to start-up or scale-up financially-sustainable primary care models that tackle non-communicable diseases (NCDS), a significant and growing challenge globally. Working from home you will be sourcing and supporting innovative projects. The role will include responsibility for building relationships with partners and potential partners, working with them and PCI’s Clinical team to develop proposals, plan and coordinate projects, keep records and manage cross-cultural stakeholder communications sensitively and diplomatically.
About Primary Care International (PCI)
PCI was launched as a social enterprise in 2014 by Red Whale | GP Update, one of the UK’s leading providers of continuous medical education (CME) in primary care. We are a small ‘virtual’ team comprised of a team of part-time staff supported by a Board of Directors.
PCI seeks to find sustainable solutions for delivering quality and cost-effective front-line healthcare worldwide. To date we have worked with clinicians in three languages and several countries across Africa and the Middle East, in some of the harshest and poorest conditions that exist. We are also working in high-income settings like Scandinavia and Australia. PCI seeks specifically to grow the capability of the health workforce to learn and develop, raising clinical care standards, addressing related health systems issues, and ultimately delivering improved health outcomes.
Working collaboratively with the HIP Programme Manager to be responsible for:
Sourcing potential new HIP partnerships through a blend of networking (with support from the wider team) and cold approaches
Setting up and participating in meetings with potential partners (face-to-face / phone / Skype)
Preparing progress briefs and meeting notes, and keeping track of pipeline on Salesforce
Supporting potential partners to draft proposals ready for submission to the HIP project selection committee
For approved projects working with partners to set up a Cooperation Agreement
Project management of selected HIP projects including coordination of project visits by PCI Clinical team
Supporting relationship with funding partner(s) including reporting
Experience working in the social enterprise/non-profit sector with partner organisations in resource-poor settings (ideally Africa)
Solid project management skills gained in an office environment
Excellent IT skills
Strong communicator with good relationship building skills
Ability to work flexibly, including occasional evenings and weekends
Ability to multi-task and juggle competing priorities
Proactive and takes own initiative to support team working
Access to broadband Internet for home-working
Experience communicating with diverse people around the world
Efficient, organised, accurate record-keeper
Have the right to live and work in the UK
Experience of working on health-related projects in resource-poor settings
Experience of working with corporate funders or in CSR within a corporate
Proficiency in Portuguese would be of benefit
Equality and diversity is at the core of PCI values. Staff are expected to work collectively and individually to promote a constructive and sensitive approach to others from a variety of backgrounds, where the work of others is valued and respected.