05 June 2016

Resuscitation Program Manager , Middle East

Employer: American Heart Association
Location: U.A.E. 

Job Description
The American Heart Association (AHA) has a great opportunity for a Resuscitation Program Manager in our U.A.E. International Division . This position is responsible for providing consultation, support and services to the AHA International ECC staff and volunteers on matters relating to establishment and administration of the ECC training programs in MENA markets. Manages assigned projects and programs supporting the growth of the MENA Training Network. Functions include, but are not limited to, consultation and mentoring to developing international training centers, monitoring MENA training activities, budget monitoring, and conference management. Will act as change agent to implement ECC MENA training program initiatives. Supports relationships between MENA components of the ECC training network and international training community.

Provide consultation and support to parties or organizations expressing interest in establishing AHA training programs in MENA boundaries. Maintain contact and provide follow up to parties or organizations who have initiated the ITC application process
In consultation with the Territory Director of MENA and the ECC Intl. Program Development Mgr., plan instructor development for new ITCs (International Training Centers) and for ITCs adding disciplines and support and services to ECC staff on matters relating to MENA ECC Training Programs
Review MENA training communications for appropriateness for international release; recommend alterations
Identifies and develops volunteer faculty to support ongoing growth of the training network
Provide quality review with existing ITCs for compliance with AHA policies, in coordination with ECC Intl. Development Mgr. Implement remediation plans as needed
Maintain comprehensive knowledge of entire ECC product line to help meet customer needs
Respond to correspondence relating to ECC training programs

Want to help get your resume to the top? Take a look at the experience we require:Required Experience
Bachelor’s degree with healthcare or business focus. Candidate must also have a current healthcare provider license, such as a Paramedic, Registered Nurse (R.N.), or physician (M.D.)
Minimum of two (2) years of relevant experience
Ability to conceive, plan, implement and monitor projects and conferences for inception through follow-up
AHA instructor level certification in BLS, ACLS, and PALS and has served as Training Center Faculty
Understanding of cultural differences and demonstrates cultural sensitivity
Demonstrated organizational skills
Computer experience with proficiency in Microsoft Office™ products (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook)
Skilled in written and oral communications. Knowledge of business English, spelling, grammar and punctuation
Ability to prioritize projects, meet multiple deadlines and handle several large projects simultaneously and develop, monitor, and work within an assigned budget

Preferred Experience:

Knowledge of national Emergency Cardiovascular Care/CPR programs, policies and procedures
Arabic Language proficiency preferred
Ability to read, write, and/or converse in Arabic language(s) in addition to English
Ability to travel up to 25% local and over night stay