American Leprosy Missions seeks Director of Program Operations
Founded in 1906, American Leprosy Missions (ALM) is the oldest and largest non-profit in the United States dedicated to restoring the lives of people affected by leprosy and related diseases such as Buruli ulcer. ALM is a non-denominational Christian ministry of hope and restoration that currently facilitates/implements dozens of projects in 15 countries.
The Director of Program Operations (DPO) will report directly to the Chief Program Officer, Jim Oehrig, and indirectly to the President/CEO, Bill Simmons. The DPO will also liaise with the Medical Director, Dr. Paul Saunderson, while providing strategic oversight of day-to-day operations and project cycle management. The DPO will be based out of the headquarters location in Greenville, South Carolina, USA.
The DPO will focus on preparing multi-year operational plans, budgets and long-term goals; selecting, developing, monitoring and evaluating projects; managing, monitoring and evaluating program-related grants and funders; managing the collection, analysis, maintenance, organization and disbursement of program data; building capacity with/for partner agencies; mentoring, empowering and affirming team members; and be able to articulate and promote what God is doing in and through ALM’s ministry. The DPO should be spiritually mature, results-oriented, experienced and learned, disciplined, energetic, strategic and collaborative.
For more details about this position and American Leprosy Missions, we invite you to review the Opportunity Profile on the ALM website at www.leprosy.org/careers.php