Manager – SARI ITC (Re-advertise)

Save the Children Bangladesh is going to establish a Severe Acute Respiratory Infection Isolation and Treatment Centre (SARI ITC) in Teknaf of Cox's Bazar District. Save the Children will ensure appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for the service providers who will provide treatment, care or services.

We invite interested and potential candidates to apply for the above mentioned position. Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply. Minimum requirements will be flexible for the potential female candidates.


The role 

The Manager-SARI ITC will serve as a liaison among SC Health Program Senior Managers of COVID-19 Response, medical and relevant departments staff of SARI ITC. S/he is responsible for organize, control and coordinate services as per the Health Sector and SC set standards. The Incumbent will be responsible for oversee the development and implementation of program and policies for patient services, quality assurance, public relationship and various sections activities. S/he will prepare daily reports, ensure appropriate staffing and stock levels of required medicines/ logistics/equipment, and manage SARI Treatment Centre operational budget. The position will work in close collaboration with the Project Director, COVID 19 Response/Sr. Manager Health Program for FDMN.  


Qualifications and experience
  • Medical Graduate (MBBS), preferably with Masters in Public Health (MPH)
  • At least 6 years’ experience in leading health programs/projects in development and emergency context including 2 years of experience at a health care facility in Hospital Administrator or similar role.
  • The potential candidate should have sound knowledge on maternal, new born, adolescent and child health (MNCAH) and better understanding of epidemic disease related health strategies/programs. 
  • Excellent skill in leading health facility team with organizational, administrative and planning skills. 
  • Critical thinker with strong conceptual and problem-solving skills. 
  • Ability to work under pressure and react effectively to emergency situations. 
  • Ability to work independently and as a part of team. 
  • Computer literacy in MS-Office is necessary

Contract length: Contractual up to 31 October, 2020
Job Location: Teknaf
Number of vacancy: 1 (One) 


The Organisation

We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.  

We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:
• No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday 
• All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
• Violence against children is no longer tolerated 

We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued. 


Application Information

Please apply using a cover letter and up-to-date CV as a single document. Please also include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations 

(Those who applied before need not to apply again)

Only short listed candidates will be invited for interview
‘Save the Children promotes diversity in its workforce’

We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.

All employees are expected to carry out their duties in accordance with our global anti-harassment policy.

Job description:

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Date advertised: 28 Jun 2020

Closing date: 5 Jul 2020 - 23:59 +06

Location: Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh

Department: Programme Operations

Type: Fixed-term contract

Schedule: Full-time

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