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Team leader - International Health

Job Profile

Mott MacDonald is committed to improving people’s lives through creating and delivering tailored development solutions.

We work in developing countries to alleviate poverty, establish good governance, and increase access, capacity and resilience in healthcare, education, water, sanitation, transportation, infrastructure and renewable energy – while safeguarding the environment and promoting human rights and gender equity.

What makes us different is that we approach problems from a fresh perspective. As an employee-owned company, we have the freedom and independence of mind to find new ways to enhance human well-being and foster social and economic development through connected thinking.

Provide strategic leadership and overall programme management, financial management and reporting.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.

Job Description

  • Manage the programme, including team management, staff management, budgeting and financial management, reporting (to DFID , MM
    and GOP).
  • Be accountable for systems and business processes for finance, HR, contracts, facilities and IT that are integrated and aligned with MM policies and procedures.
  • Ensure programme activities and outputs are in line with the programme log frame, deliverables and agreed payment milestones in an output based contract, and aligned with DFID’s broader health and nutrition policies and programmes in Pakistan.
  • Ensure effective project delivery at all levels, in conjunction with Technical Director.

Skills & Attributes
  • Strategic thinking and leadership abilities
  • Excellent management, negotiation, and advocacy skills
  • Ability to operate within the corporate and public sectors to effectively liaise with private companies, development agencies, and governments in different cultures.
  • Ability to use initiative, prioritise, multi-task, and work well under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Clear and systematic thinking that demonstrates good judgment, expert problem solving, and creativity.
  • Strong communication skills in multicultural, multi-lingual environments.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a multicultural team.
  • Excellent analytical skills.

Candidate Specification

  • Significant experience of managing and reporting on a donor funded programme of similar scale and complexity in the health and nutrition sectors, preferably in Pakistan.
  • Experience in delivering health and/or nutrition programs or other public health programs in Pakistan or the region.
  • Familiarity with management, delivery and reporting on output based contracts
  • Experience building and leading teams in a start-up environment
  • Experience working in Pakistan and leading DFID funded programmes is highly desirable.
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