Health Project Technician, South Sudan

General Coordination and Management

LOCATION

South Sudan

PUBLISHED

2019-07-09

CLOSING DATE

2019-09-09

LANGUAGE

English

EXPERIENCE

3 years min

CONTRACT

Employee contract

VACANCY DESCRIPTION

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for the medical management of MDM Projects in Bor (Jonglei State, South Sudan)
 

GEOGRAPHICAL SCOPE OF INTERVENTION:

The successful candidate will be based in Bor (Jonglei State).
 

ORGANIZATION CHART:

The successful candidate will be part of the team in Bor and will report to the Base & Projects Coordinator based in Bor.

He/she will have direct technical link with the Country Medical Coordinator based in Juba.
 

FUNCTIONS:

Ongoing Projects:

- Medical management of MdM projects in Bor County (Jonglei State) including interventions in the Hospital and Primary Health Care facilities

- In charge of local MdM medical staff in Bor. Recruitment and selection of medical and paramedic staff when needed

- Coordination, supervision and monitoring of MdM implementing local partners activities in Bor.

- Responsible for the medical sections of MdM monthly report, as well as Donor reports

 

Preparation of new possible interventions:

- Identification, collection and report to the Country Medical Coordinator the epidemiological data in Bor County and provide an analysis of the morbidity and mortality in the areas of intervention.

- In Coordination with the Country Medical Coordination, conduct health needs assessments in Bor areas for new possible interventions and participation in context analysis.

- Responsible for identification and updating program needs (alert in case of outbreak)

- Contribute to the design of new projects and proposal formulation

- Contribute with the rest of the team in new proposals writing to Donors

 - Contribute to develop and implement MEAL systems in the project´s framework

 

Insitutional responsabilties:

- Coordinate with the Health Authorities and Local partners the daily planning and implementation of the Projects and ensures periodic meetings and monitoring activities with them: Jonglei State Health Ministry, Bor County Health Department, Bor Hospital…

- Participate actively in Health and Nutrition Clusters in Bor

 

 
 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Academic background: Medical Doctor University Degree or Registered Nurse or Registered Midwife

Desirable:

- Master in International Cooperation and/or Humanitarian Aid

- Public Health Studies
 

REQUIREMENTS:

•Language requirements:  English: fluent speaking and writing.

•Computer requirements: Fair knowledge of Windows environment (MS Word, MS Excel, PPT)
 

EXPERIENCE:

• At least 3 years’ field experience in similar positions.

• Previous experience in emergencies contexts

• Knowledge of public health issues

• Experience as international team manager

• Experience in hard negotiations with local authorities, partners and staff

• Ability to have a global overview of a program (not only on medical plan)
 

COMPETENCE PROFILE:

• Excellent planning, managerial and coordination skills

• Strong communication (written and spoken) and interpersonal skills with experience in managing diverse teams

• Stress management

• Willing and able to work productively in a challenging environment

• Cultural awareness and adaptability

• Good team work and networking skills

• Strict compliance with the safety protocols established for the country and MdM mission

• Alignment with principles and ethics of Medicos del Mundo

• Ability to take quick decisions according to the context in coordination with the team

• Diplomacy

HOW TO APPLY

Offered by
Médicos del Mundo
2019-07-09
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