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Managing Director – Geschäftsführerin/Geschäftsführer (d/f/m) World Health Summit

World Health Summit

Charité Campus Mitte
Working at the Charité
The World Health Summit (WHS) is one of the world’s leading strategic forums for global health. Under the traditional patronage of the German Chancellor, the French President, and the Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), the World Health Summit brings together leading international experts from science, politics, industry, and civil society to set the agenda for a healthier future. More than 300 speakers and 6.000 participants from 100 nations participate in Berlin and online. In 2022 the WHS collaborated with the WHO and could even increase these numbers. The academic backbone of the World Health Summit is the M8 Alliance of Academic Health Centers, Universities and National Academies, a growing network of currently 30 institutions in 20 countries. The WHS plans to generate formats and initiatives outside of the WHS main conferences. This continuous activity focusses on catalysing meaningful initiatives and effective solutions for imminent global health questions and challenges. In this context, the WHS will strengthen its cooperation with strategic partners, including federal ministries, agencies, the WHO and international global health organizations.
The World Health Summit is organized and administered by the WHS Foundation GmbH, a 100 % subsidiary of Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin.
The job at a glance
The WHS is a small, but successful organization, which is dynamically strengthening its role as a leading worldwide forum and actor for global health. The Managing Director is responsible for its administrative, organizational and financial development. In this function, he cooperates closely with the WHS president, who is responsible for the strategic positioning of the WHS. Together, the President and the Managing Director constitute the managing board of the WHS

Key Responsibilities – Administration:
Financial management and monitoring of balance sheets, liquidity, ongoing business and cost development
Representation to sponsors, committees, cooperation partners, the shareholder (Charité) and other stakeholders
Fundraising, preparation and processing of funding applications
Negotiations on sponsoring and other grants
Contract development and management
Communication with various supervisory, steering and expert bodies
Monitoring, maintenance and development of cooperation with partner institutions
Human Resources – Personnel planning and personnel development, team management
Close interaction with the heads of the WHS Departments (Operations and Finances, Conference Program, Communication)

Key Responsibilities – Development:
Strategic and operational development and expansion of the WHS Foundation GmbH
Expansion of the WHS network by connecting national and international stakeholders in the field of health
Conceptual development and implementation of new formats for the transfer of know-how and to improve the infrastructure in the international health sector
Formulation, description and sustainable measures to achieve all short, medium and long-term corporate goals
Promotion, maintenance and measures to increase the corporate image and sustainable development and positioning of the brand names
Development of concepts to improve work processes and quality assurance

That’s what we’re looking for

You are a proactive, strategically thinking person with a strong background in business administration and fundraising to act as Managing Director of the World Health Summit
You should be a team player with excellent strategic and communication skills in English and German
You should have substantial training and professional experience related to the tasks and responsibilities of the position as listed above
Experience in Global Health is appreciated, but not mandatory

What the Charité brings with it
We offer a competitive salary
The position is a full-time permanent position
Workplace is Berlin, Charité Campus Mitte



100 % (39 h / week)

For further information please contact Prof. Dr. med. Axel Radlach Pries jobs@worldhealthsummit.org

Please send all application documents (e.g. cover letter, curriculum vitae, diplomas, certificates etc.) by the application deadline date 24.02.2023 to the following address:

Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin

THE CHARITÉ – UNIVERSITÄTSMEDIZIN BERLIN makes its human resources decisions based on suitability, competence and professional performance. At the same time, it strives to increase the percentage of women in management positions and takes this into consideration where candidates are equally qualified within the limits of what is legally possible. Applications from people with a migrant background are also explicitly welcome. Severely disabled applicants are given preferential consideration in the case of candidates with equal qualifications. An extended certificate of conduct must be submitted. Any travel expenses incurred cannot be reimbursed.

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