The World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA) is a global not-for-profit professional organisation representing family doctors from all regions of the world (www.wonca.net).
We are looking for a Chief Administrative Officer to work in the new Secretariat of WONCA, based in Brussels. We seek a highly motivated individual, with a strong ‘can-do’ attitude and positive mentality.
You will have the opportunity to work for a not-for-profit organisation with a mission to improve the quality of life of the peoples of the world by promoting the development of general practice/family medicine globally, fostering high standards of care, and disseminating information concerning the educational, research and service provision aspects of our discipline.
The Chief Administrative Officer will be responsible for day-to-day organisation of WONCA, including human resources, finances and membership management.
This is a full-time position (38 hours per week), offered under the Belgian law. The candidate must possess a valid passport and a valid EU working permit. The working location is in Brussels. The Secretariat office is located in the Brussels Madou area and is easily accessible by public transport.
WONCA offers an initial contract of 2 years, with the view to extend beyond that. We offer a monthly gross salary of between €3,000 and €3,600 depending on the level of experience, in addition to a 13th stipend, holiday bonus, lunch vouchers (€7 per working day), and 20 days of legal annual leave.
Costs relating to travel (economy class) and accommodation for WONCA business will be covered by the organisation. In addition, a per diem will be paid for every day away on WONCA business.
Desired starting date is 2 November 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter.
WONCA is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive working environment. Candidates from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Apply on Workable https://apply.workable.com/wonca/j/5C86C24575/ by sending your CV and cover letter (maximum one page) explaining why you are interested in this post and how your skills and experience make you suitable for the post. Your cover letter should explicitly state how your profile matches the job requirements as indicated above.
Please also include the names and contact details of two people (ideally one former or current supervisor / manager and one person that you supervised) who could provide references and be contacted by us.
Your application must be received by 9 October 2020, 17.00 CEST. Incomplete and late applications will not be considered. Only well-qualified candidates will be invited for an interview.