Job Title: City Cancer Challenge, City Manager, Yangon
Report To: City Cancer Challenge, Regional Director Asia
Location: Remote from Yangon, Myanmar
Availability: From January 2019
In January 2017, the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) launched an ambitious new initiative City Cancer Challenge, to support cities to design, plan and implement cancer treatment solutions that meet the needs of their citizens and the national priorities for cancer control. Our ambition is to build a collective movement of cities supported by a network of global and local partners to deliver quality, equitable and sustainable cancer treatment solutions.
Yangon joined City Cancer Challenge as one of four “Key Learning Cities” across the globe (Asunción, Cali, Yangon and Kumasi) in 2017, and has moved rapidly through a needs assessment phase to planning for implementation of local solutions.
UICC is seeking a consultant to manage and coordinate activities in Yangon, Myanmar. This position will support city level implementation of City Cancer Challenge by providing on-site administrative and logistical support to key city stakeholders participating in the initiative in Yangon. The consultant will serve as primary liaison between Yangon stakeholders and the City Cancer Challenge regional and global teams.
This position reports to the Regional Director, Asia as primary supervisor. The incumbent will also receive direction and guidance from senior members of the City Cancer Challenge global team in specific areas of activity where appropriate.
The City Cancer Challenge, City Manager, Yangon will:
Logistical and administrative support
Monitoring, Evaluation & Reporting
Applicants must be eligible to work in Myanmar. Preference will be given to those based in Yangon.
Send your CV and motivation letter explaining how you think your skills and experience make you a strong candidate for this position and CV to email@example.com.
Deadline for applications: 5 December 2018
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
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