MD Coordinator of PH Activities

Doctors With Africa
Wolisso, Ethiopia
Full time Staff

START DATE
May 2019

DURATION
6-12 months

REQUIREMENTS

  •  Degree in Medicine and Surgery with Specialization, Master or equivalent title in Public Health
  • Good knowledge of English
  • Experience in the area of Procurement, better within an NGO
  • Citizenship of a country of the European Union (for donor’ administrative requirement)
  • Experience in managing health cooperation projects and in coordinating PH activities
  • Previous experience in developing countries; the experience of epidemiological surveillance in developing countries will be an asset

KEY DUTIES

The PH MD is responsible for the coordination of public health activities in the area and of management and implementation of a project aiming at epidemiological surveillance and contrast to the spread of epidemics and infectious diseases.

Specific duties and responsibilities will be:

  • provide technical assistance to the district, zonal and regional health authorities involved in the field of epidemiological surveillance
  • collaborate to strengthening the epidemiological surveillance system and the capacity to face the epidemics
  • support the improvement of the health information system in districts involved
Closing date: 
28th February 2019