Project Lead Goa Project

Progress is possible, but real progress will only happen if we do it together!

YouWeCan Foundation is a non-profit organisation established by cricketer and cancer survivor Yuvraj Singh, registered under the Bombay Trust Act, 1965. Our Mission is to empower all people to fight cancer, through awareness, early detection, patient support and survivor empowerment. We conduct cancer screening and awareness camps in multiple locations across the country. We also provide financial support  for the cancer treatment of children from underprivileged backgrounds through our empanelled hospitals pan India. Through our initiatives, we ensure that opportunities to detect and fight cancer are equal for all – no matter who you are, your level of education, level of income or where you live in our country. 

 

We are on an ambitious mission to screen 1,00,000 women in Goa for Cancer over the next couple of years. 

 

We are looking for a Project Lead with experience in large scale project management. The Project Manager will be responsible for ensuring successful implementation of the screening program in Goa. You should be a leader, well organized, proactive, and have the ability to interact professionally with multiple stakeholders.

 

To be successful as a Project Manager at YouWeCan Foundation, you must be able to lead a team, multi-task and work with diverse stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Overall management and coordination of the project in Goa

  • Lead the project team to successfully implement the project

  • Responsible to setup processes for smooth implementation of screenings across the state

  • Ensuring scan targets are met and course correction if necessary

  • Ensure risk mitigation for the project

  • Liaise with local leaders and stakeholders to mobilise community

  • Communication and coordination with Project Team, YWC Team and other partners

  • Resolving any issues that arise during the project lifecycle

  • Coordinating with key partners such as Government of Goa and SBI Foundation and driving Project Steering Committee Meetings

  • Send regular project updates and reports to relevant stakeholders

Requirements:

  • Location: Goa

  • Masters in Public Health (MPH) or Masters in Health Administration (MPH) or MBA in Health Administration

  • 8- 10 Years of relevant experience

  • Excellent professional communication skills

  • Ability to communicate professionally in English, Hindi and Konkani

  • Demonstrate high EQ, integrity and resourcefulness

  • Experience in leading successful teams

How to apply?

Write to us at careers@youwecan.org along with the below mentioned documents.

  1. Cover Letter explaining ‘Why you want to be a Project Lead at YouWeCan and why you are the right fit for the role.’

  2. Latest Resume/CV