Physical Rehabilitation Project Manager

Posted 6 months ago by International Committee of the Red Cross
Location Erbil Job Type Contract
Salary Sector Healthcare, NGO

The Iraq Delegation of International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Erbil

invites qualified candidates to apply for the following vacancy:


Position: Physical Rehabilitation Project Manager 1

Grade: B3

Duration of Contract: One year fixed term contract (with the possibility of renewal)

Location: Iraq – Erbil

Date of Issue:  27 January 2021

Deadline for applications:  09 February 2021



The ICRC is an impartial, neutral and independent organization , which has been working in Iraq for 40 years. Its exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence and to provide them with assistance. The ICRC also endeavours to prevent suffering by promoting and strengthening humanitarian law and universal humanitarian principles.

The Physical Rehabilitation Project Manager  is responsible for the management of daily activities and human resources at the ICRC Erbil PRC, providing advice to the Physical Rehabilitation and Erbil Sub delegation management regarding the annual planning and budget requirements, monitoring and evaluating implementation of activities and budget.


Major Duties and Responsibilities:

The incumbent will undertake the following responsibilities under the direct supervision of the ICRC Deputy Head of Sub-delegation in Erbil:

  • Builds and maintains networks and relationships with relevant actors of influence in the rehabilitation sector both externally and internally ensuring an integrated approach.
  • Project Management -  implements a results based management approach.
  • Supervises and monitors financial administration procedures and guideline implementation, statistics data collection and analysis.
  • Supervises the staff of the Erbil PRC, supports the Prosthetic/Orthotic and Physiotherapy team leaders. Ensures stability of the working environment and contributes to creating a conducive work atmosphere.
  • Property Management and Logistics – in collaboration with logistics dept, senior Prosthetist/Orthotist and Physiotherapist determines the needs of materials, equipment and space for current PRC functioning and preparing for the new Erbil PRC, supervises the related expenses.
  • Organizes and supervises the activities of the center according to priorities, providing accurate statistics and timely reporting, keeping PRP and SD management informed.

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • University degree in Medicine (rehabilitation, orthopaedics, neurology, Physiotherapy, Prosthetics/Orthotics, Public Health)
  • Minimum of 6 years work experience in a similar field
  • Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English, Kurdish and Arabic
  • Computer proficiency

Desirable qualifications:

  • Good communication, interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Ability to draft clearly and concisely.
  • Ability to work effectively and harmoniously with colleagues from varied cultures and professional backgrounds.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Personal commitment, efficiency, flexibility and drive for results.
  • Experience working within the health/rehabilitation sector.
  • Finance management and budgeting.

Key Competencies

  • Leadership
  • Accountability
  • Beneficiary and client-focused
  • People management
  • Project management

ICRC Remuneration and Social Benefits: We offer

  • A monthly salary with benefits including (13th salary, medical coverage, training opportunities and social security scheme)
  • The opportunity to practice your profession in an international, humanitarian and multicultural environment.
  • Support you through ongoing learning and development opportunities.

The successful candidate will submit to a three month probation period.


To Apply

Interested candidates with above required profile should forward the following to (


  • Updated Curriculum Vitae
  • A cover letter stating why you think you have the necessary skills and qualifications
  • Salary expectations

Please indicate the post title you are applying for. Applications will only be accepted with

valid residency and work permit in Iraq.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted, and engagement is needed immediately.

ICRC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and recruits on the basis of professional attributes only. Candidates new to the ICRC, and Women are highly encouraged to apply.




The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organization whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of war and internal violence and provide them with assistance. Please visit our website for further information:


The Iraq Delegation of International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Erbil

invites qualified candidates to apply for the following vacancy:


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