We are seeking a Director to lead the Swiss Office of PoMA. They will be responsible for overseeing the planning, development and implemention of large-scale development projects in several international locations; managing staff and consultants; and providing clinical services to Afghan migrants.
Project Management: Direct the planning and implementation of international projects. Develop annual project work plan and monitor achievement of activities. Coordinate with project staff to adapt to the country and context in which the project is operating, utilizing a network of international consultants.
Staff Management: Build strong and cohesive project teams; manage and supervise project staff and project consultants. Hire and orient new staff and consultants as needed. Coordinate and facilitate team meetings. Pay attention to group dynamics and resolve conflicts. Promote diversity and cultural tolerance in the team.
Budget Management: Guide teams in project design, planning, monitoring and managing budgets. Ensure reporting compliance with grants and contracts. Work directly with finance officer (based in Kabul, language requirement) to meet applicable financial and regulatory compliance standards.
Clinical Services: Provide direct clinical psychotherapy or coaching to vulnerable migrants in Switzerland, in Farsi or Dari. Develop trust and build relationships with migrant communities in and around Bern and Basel, identifying cases for treatment.
Development: Manage strategy and foundational planning for the new office, establishing financial and compliance systems. Manage the development of grant proposals for development initiatives and for research. Coordinate fundraising to support humanitarian aid projects.