General Manager - Belgian NGO - Healthcare - FR & DU

Brussels City Permanent

Added 22/11/2023

  • General Manager - Opperational Management - FR & DU
  • Belgian Non Profit organization - Healthcare field

About Our Client

Our partner is a discreet yet impactful non profit organization that operates behind the scenes, dedicated to the advancement of scientific research and the improvement of patient care.

From groundbreaking research projects to the development of innovative treatment modalities, the foundation tirelessly works towards a future where patient's conditions are better understood and effectively managed.

Its network of brilliant minds includes esteemed neuroscientists, clinicians, and researchers who collaborate on cutting-edge projects.

In addition to its scientific pursuits, the NGO is known for its philanthropic endeavors toward patients & relatives.

Its influence reverberates through the corridors of medical progress, leaving an indelible mark on the landscape of research and patient care.

They are currently looking to recruit the new General Manager that will take over and collaborate closely with the board in order to pursue & sustain their missions.

Job Description

As the successful General Manager - NGO - Healthcare field - Belgium, you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Strategic Leadership:
    • Develop and implement strategic plans to advance the company's mission and objectives.
    • Provide visionary leadership and guidance to all departments, fostering a culture of innovation and continuous improvement.
  • Operational Management:
    • Oversee daily operations, ensuring efficiency, quality, and compliance.
    • Identify areas for improvement and implement effective processes to enhance overall operational performance.
  • Advisory Role:
    • Take the lead in preparing and implementing advisory actions, ensuring comprehensive coverage.
    • Manage the publication process in the official bulletin, adhering to BNB regulations.
    • Manage all the communications aspects of the organization - internal & external communications.
  • Finance and Accounting:
    • Conduct periodic reviews of financial statements, ensuring a thorough understanding of balance sheet management.
    • Maintain relationships with financial institutions, managing banking affairs on behalf of the organization.
    • Oversee and manage tax inspections, reviewing and ensuring follow-ups.
    • Profit and Loss Management
    • Coordinate the collaboration with external entities for accounting services.
    • Facilitate external reviews & Audits to ensure the organization's financial health and compliance.
  • Scientific Project Management:
    • Coordination of the scientific advisory councils.
    • Administer the platform for project funding requests.
    • Relationship management with the public entities & universities.
    • Manage the annual project submissions, ensuring thorough selection processes.
    • Collaborate closely with the board on financial and scientific reporting.
    • Management of the CRM tools.
  • Personnel Management:
    • Provide leadership in the day-to-day administration of the organization.
    • Lead the recruitment processes.

The Successful Applicant

As the successful General Manager - NGO - Healthcare field - Belgium, you will have the following requirements:

  • At least a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or related field; MBA is a plus.
  • Proven experience in the field of NGO - at a leadership responsibility
  • At least 5 years' experience in people management responsibilities
  • Proven experience in managing complex CRM systems.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Strong knowledge of financial management, accounting, and audit processes.
  • Ideally experience in overseeing scientific projects and events.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to navigate challenges in a familial work environment.
  • Experience with budget management
  • Fluent in Dutch, French & English

What's on Offer

As the successful General Manager - NGO - Healthcare field - Belgium, you will:

  • Lead a dedicated and inspiring team with the ambition to contribute & enhance the scientific research
  • Integrate a renowned NGO and lead the future of the organization
  • Join a strong scientific board to advise them on the operational aspects of the NGO
  • Have an attractive salary package in line with your experience
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Job summary

Consultancy, Strategy & Change
Sub Sector
Not For Profit
Brussels City
Contract Type
Consultant name
Charles Jean
Job Reference

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