Ended Project Manager

The Job

Field medical foundation (FMF)

FMF is a non-profit and non-governmental organization aiming to provide health, nutrition, food security and protection services as a humanitarian response to the escalating socio economic situation in Yemen since 2012.

 Project title:  Enhancement and strengthening of case finding and case holding

Among TB and Leprosy Patients during Humanitarian Setting in Yemen.

Position: Project manager

Duty station: Aden with frequent travel to ALdalea, Hadramout and Taiz.

Start date : immediately

Duration : 6 months


The Project Manager will manage and lead the project implemented by FMF in Aden , ALdalea, Hadramout and Taiz. His/her primary role will be to provide technical guidance and programmatic supervision of project staff in day-to-day management of all aspects of the project.  

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  •  Responsible for project planning, reporting, and budget management
  • Develop work plans, reporting mechanisms and training plan using the project-monitoring tool.
  • Work closely with the field teams to determine the operational needs.
  • Frequent supervision travel to the field
  • Works with the M&E officer to implement and maintain prescribed reporting systems to monitor and evaluate the objectives, indicators and outcomes and ensure accurate and timely data collection at the field level
  • Provide technical guidance on the overall strategy for project design and management
  • Ensure that all program activities and trainings are both in line with global standards and ministry and local government requirements
  • Attend health cluster/coordination meetings relevant to the project
  • Contribute to the creation of a positive image and overall credibility of the foundation.
  • In cooperation with HR Manager, hire and supervise staff to ensure their smooth and effective operations.  Follow the contacting process of the filed staff plus reviewing staff payroll with finance officer.
  • Maintain open lines of communications with all staff                                                                         
  • Attends coordination meetings
  • Working effectively as team member and solve staff problems whenever occur.
  • Maintain flexibility to take on added responsibility as and when needed

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • A medical doctor with qualification in Public Health (preferred).
  • At least 2 years of experience working as project manager.
  • Previous experience working on supervisory roles
  • Extremely flexible, and have the ability to cope with stressful situations.
  • Proficient in computer applications, especially with MS Word and MS Excel, MS PowerPoint.
  • Strong English language speaking and writing abilities
How to Apply

Applicants should send a CV and covering letter, both in English, to Field Medical Foundation ( jobs@fmfyemen.org ) with the title of the position you are applying for in the subject of email.