IDF is looking to hire a full-time Education Project Coordinator to join our Education team. The role will be responsible for supporting IDF medical and digital initiatives and other projects developed as part of the IDF Education Strategy.
The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) is an alliance of over 240 national diabetes associations in more than 160 countries and territories; IDF has been at the vanguard of global diabetes advocacy for over 50 years.
The Education Project Coordinator will work remotely so there is no requirement to reside in Belgium.
Key Responsibilities and Activities
Provide technical and project management support to ongoing online and face-to-face training initiatives
Support the development of new training models by generating evidence and mapping existing gaps
Act as a liaison between internal and external stakeholders to facilitate project communication and implementation
Develop detailed protocols, operation manuals, reports, timelines and other relevant project documents
Prepare and disseminate the programme implementation plan, timelines, resource requirements and utilisation plan to keep track of process and progress of the programme
Collaborate with the Communications to develop strategies for social media promotion
Create and maintain a positive, supportive and team-focused work environment within the team and the organisation
Help monitor and evaluate education initiatives
Perform other duties as required
Master’s degree in Public Health or related field
PRINCE2 or PMP or any other project management certificate is desirable
Minimum of 3 years’ relevant experience in implementing multidisciplinary educational programmes (face-to-face and/or online) in chronic conditions, preferably in diabetes and/or diabetes-related complications
Experience in e/mHealth
Experience in working with multiple stakeholders at an international level (Government, NGOs and Industry)
Oral and written fluency in English. Knowledge of one or more of the six UN languages is an asset, particularly Arabic, Chinese or Russian
Experience in working in low and middle-income countries
Excellent analytical and organizational skills
Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
Experience in writing scientific and non-scientific articles
Action-oriented, a good problem solver and results-driven
Strong interpersonal and team-working skills
Would thrive in a multicultural and international environment
How to apply
Interested applicants are requested to send a CV and cover letter to Ms Audrey Baerten, Office Manager, HR@idf.orgbefore the 25th of April 2021. Please indicate the position "IDF Education Coordinator" in the subject line of the email.