Emergency Response – Ebola Technical Coordinator

Job Type
Full Time
Job ID
Date Posted
06/17/2019
JOB LOCATION
Nord-Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of Congo
Company Information
NAME
Medair
JOB DESCRIPTION

Lead, monitor and evaluate Medair’s Ebola response in DRC, effectively managing and reporting on the projects in line with the objectives, defining the strategy based on real-time epidemiological data as well as gaps within the response. Oversee both health and wash components to ensure integration in the areas of community engagement; infection, prevention, and control; and in case management.

QUALIFICATIONS
  • Clinical degree or diploma (nurse, midwife or doctor), or Public Health degree; Previous experience working in an Ebola outbreak required or experience in other complex outbreak settings.
  • Strong working knowledge of English and French (spoken and written).
  • 2 years’ post-qualification nursing / medical professional experience.
  • At least 1 year management experience in a health context.
  • At least 1-2 years’ work experience in health in developing country.
  • Willing to work long hours in a complex coordination environment.
  • Willingness to support others and to share workload.
  • Capacity to work under pressure. Able to cope with basic living conditions.
  • Team-player with good inter-personal skills. Self-motivated, energetic, hard-working, servant-hearted.
HOW TO APPLY
To apply, go to this vacancy on our Medair page (link above). Please do not make multiple applications. We will not review email applications. Only English-language applications / CVs will be reviewed.