Job Opportunities: Director Viral Initiative
[Closing date: 19 June 2020]

We are currently recruiting for Director Viral Initiative. Fore more information, please visit the following DNDi website. 

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The Director of the Viral Initiative takes the leadership in defining and supervising the programme strategy for the Initiative portfolio,  identifying new opportunities in R&D and access to affordable drugs, and ensuring success of development of new therapies, while managing the diseases teams through supervision of the Heads of Diseases.

The Director of the Viral Initiative has considerable autonomy to make decisions concerning the Initiative programmes and assumes end to end strategic accountability over the diseases within the scope of the Initiative.

The Director of the Viral Initiative is expected to deliver on programme objectives and ensure future growth of the pipeline. The Director is expected to represent DNDi at a global level, communicating at high level conferences and events to promote partnerships between private and public sector, and advocating for removing barriers to access to care and treatment. The Director is expected to maintain and grow a large network of stakeholders and partners. 

The Director of the Viral Initiative manages a team in Geneva, operations across 5 continents and DNDi offices, plus partner organizations.