MED International (Sales)


Job Type

Full Time Contract

Salary

Minimum: $15,000.00
Maximum: $25,000.00

Published:

03/28/2018

Start Date:

06/01/2018

Application Deadline:

05/15/2018

Address

Lima
Callao Region
Peru

Description

MED International Associate


Position Description:


The MED International Associate is a key member of the MED International team which handles student Chapters and volunteers within MEDLIFE. Based out of our headquarters office in Lima, Peru, the Associate will advise their own region of Chapters and Student Advisory Board Members, serving as the main point of contact between our Chapter / Volunteer base and the organization. The associate will help students organize and facilitate local initiatives and plan for MEDLIFE Service Learning trips. More importantly, the Associate will be a storyteller - they will build bonds between students and MEDLIFE patients / communities by sharing first hand experiences from the field to educate our Chapter base on the on the ground realities and to call students to take action to further engage with MEDLIFE to help our partner communities.


To become a master of storytelling, the MEDIntnerational Associate will spend time accompanying our nurses, community organizers, and development team on field visits. The Associate will often be responsible for documenting these visits for social media in the form of short videos or photos. Associates will also spend time in the field with our student volunteers assisting on mobile clinics and development projects.


MEDInternational Associates will also be expected to travel to the United States or Canada once a year (potentially more) to meet with student leaders, work with our Chapters and meet with prospects at high schools and universities where MEDLIFE does not yet have a presence.


Qualifications


Skills and Experience:


  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience with public speaking, phone and email communication
  • Leadership experience or experience facilitating group activities
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Flexible, able to adapt to fast paced and dynamic nonprofit setting
  • Familiarity with public health, international development
  • Experience with Google Docs, Salesforce and Constant Contact is a plus!


Education and Language Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution
  • Native fluency in English
  • Intermediate to advanced Spanish


General:

  • Ability to relocate to Lima, Peru
  • Ability to travel to the United States and Canada to meet with Chapter base and on occasion to our sites around Latin America to meet with students on SLTs
  • Travel experience either personal or professional
  • Educated in or familiarity with the United States / Canadian school systems
  • At least one year work commitment
  • One to three years professional experience


Benefits

  • Flexible vacation time (30 days per year)
  • Competitive salary with potential to earn bonus commission based on effort and quality of work
  • Peruvian Health insurance
  • Peruvian work visa

Benefits

Private Peruvian health insurance

Level of Language Proficiency

English - Native Fluency

Spanish - Functional Fluency (sufficient to live and work in Lima, Peru)

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

jobs@medlifeweb.org

http://www.MedlifeMovement.org

Please email your cover letter describing why you want to work with Medlife and your resume.


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