Program Director

Vacancy Number:SAF-Jan-012
Title: Program Director
Duration:One year extendable with three months Probationary period
Exp.: 2019-01-24-(3 Months Ago)
Jobs no:1
Salary: Based on SAF salary scale


Organization: Solidarity for Afghan Families SAF | About Solidarity for Afghan Families SAF
City: Kabul
Country: AF


Education:• Master’s degree in Public Health or health management
Work Experience:with at least 5 of working experience in pub Years

Qualifications and requirement:


Medical Doctor

Master’s  degree in Public Health or health management with at least 5 years of working experience in public health management

Excellent language skill of English Dari and Pashto

Excellent interpersonal communication skill

Excellent computer skills MS- Office Package (Word Excel and Power Point)

Excellent report writing proposal writing and presentation skills.

Excellent time management skill

Excellent managerial skill

Excellent conflict management and troubleshooting skills

Ability to travel extensively within Afghanistan as well as abroad

Excellent team builder / player

Duties & Responsibilities

General responsibilities:

Act according to the policy of SAF

Keep confidential with issues related to SAF

Develop Spirit of co-operation and understanding among members of the team


Specific responsibilities:

Overall responsible for SAF Projects/ Program

Prime responsible for planning implementing and follow-up of SAF program

Take part in both designing of health and non health projects and development of proposals

Leading and supervising Program teams at both central and provincial levels.

Develop/Adjust health standards management manual  and guidelines in line with MoPH instructions

Ensure effective coordination and communication within SAF program department provincial offices and other departments in terms of program activities.

Ensures effective and efficient relation with line governmental and non-governmental organizations related to SAF programs

Conducts quarterly Program review workshops at the central/Kabul level.

Provides timely technical support to Program staff at the central and provincial levels.

Conducts regular monitoring and supervision visits at the project sites.

Analyses and evaluates progress VS the index and maximum levels of the performance indicators of Jawzjan and Sar-e-Pul BPHS/SEHATMANDI projects and takes corrective actions when necessary to meet program/project contractual requirements.

Ensures that SAF health and health program is implemented in line with MoPH policies strategies and guidelines

Ensures timely supply of pharmaceuticals and medical and non medical materials to health and non health projects.

Ensures that all health facilities are supervised regularly and proper feedback is provided

Ensures that updated MoPH policies strategies manuals and guidelines are communicated with relevant Program units and projects.

Active participating in SAF management board meeting and all other relevant meetings

Conducts performance appraisal of her/his direct subordinates on timely manner

Finalize health and non health projects’ technical reports on timely manner

Ensures the program’s work plan and action plan are finalized and submitted to DG on timely manner

Ensures monitoring follow up reports are submitted on timely manner to DG

Ensures all tasks of the program staff are completed within deadlines.

Perform any other related duty assigned by DG.

Submission Guideline

Interested Applicants are requested to submit a cover letter and detailed CV with names of three professional references (including telephone and email address) through e-mail address ([email protected]) indicating on the Subject line the title of the position and vacancy number          (Program Director).

Please note that applications received after the closing date will not be given consideration. Only shortlisted candidates whose application responds to the above criteria will be contacted for test/interview

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