SightLife is seeking an experienced Chief Global Officer (CGO).
The global health organization is looking for a chief global officer capable of maintaining their status as the world leader in addressing corneal blindness in an ever-changing landscape, not only with a proven track record of health systems development in low and middle income countries, but experience developing innovating business models and industry partnerships. They will work alongside the CEO to execute the company vision, provide compelling leadership to a geo-dispersed organization, put procedures and resources in place to promote scaling, optimize inefficient areas in the organization and coordinate with department heads. Their ideal CGO has at least 15 years of experience working with international health systems development and managing global subsidiaries.
Successful leadership experience in developing global health systems
Change management experience
Consulting and problem-solving skills and experience
Strategic planning expertise
Strong project leadership skills and experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Broad cultural knowledge and cultural sensitivity
Strong analytical capabilities and proficiency in relevant systems
Ability to travel internationally to developed and developing countries for long periods of time
Ability to communicate vision to board of directors, other C-level officers and company employees
Ability to inspire diverse and international employees to live up to their potential and optimize their productivity
Education and/or Equivalent Experience
Master’s in Business Administration, Public Health or International Development preferred
15+ years experience in health systems development
10+ years experience in international market development, primarily low and middle income countries
Successful experience managing international subsidiaries
Strong analytical and data-driven mindset that translates into leadership skills
Masters in Business Administration, Public Health or International Development preferred
Join a creative, dedicated team in a role that builds and connects knowledge to inform policy and foster best practice across the global eye health network. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced eye health professional to make their mark in global eye health.