The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) is an umbrella organization of over 230 national diabetes associations in over 170 countries. It represents the interests of the growing number of people with diabetes and those at risk. The Federation has been leading the global diabetes community since 1950. IDF’s mission is to promote diabetes care, prevention and a cure worldwide.
The International Diabetes Federation has seven regional subsidiaries, with the aim of strengthening the work of national diabetes associations and enhancing the collaboration between them. IDF European Region of the International Diabetes Federation unites 69 diabetes associations in 44 countries. We represent people with diabetes and their families, as well as health professionals working in diabetes. Through our work, we aim to influence policy, increase public awareness and encourage health improvement, promote the exchange of best practice and high-quality information about diabetes in all countries throughout the Region.
IDF European Region is looking to hire a Regional Manager to be based in the IDF European Region Office in Brussels, Belgium. The Regional Manager will be accountable to the Regional Board through the Regional Chair of IDF Europe.
Interested and qualified candidates should send their curriculum vitae and cover letter addressed to the Chair of IDF Europe Prof Dr Sehnaz Karadeniz firstname.lastname@example.org describing interest and relevance to the position, with copy to email@example.com latest by 23 June 2019.
Desired starting date: latest by end July 2019
The applicant will be the most senior executive of the IDF European Region Office and will be responsible for the overall general management of the office and ensuring sustainability and sound financial stability of the IDF European Region.