21 August 2016

Medical Coordinator , South Sudan

Location: South Sudan
Closing date: 30 Sep 2016

Paramedic Trained
As part of our activities in South Sudan, we are looking for a Medical Coordinator.

The Medical Coordinator is responsible for the success of the mission’s health strategy and the quality of current and future health programmes at the definition, implementation and evaluation phases. He/She provides support to programme managers who report to him on the basis of a dotted-line relationship.

In addition to the health programs, the Medical Coordinator will also be requested to support the implementation of the food security and livelihoods (FSL) small scale activities in order to have a coherent integrated multi-sector approach.
Strategy: Working alongside the Head of Mission and cooperating closely with the STC, he/she contributes to the development of the integrated/multi sector approach mission’ strategy. He/She carries out epidemiological monitoring for the country and analyses strengths and weaknesses from the point of view of public health.
Programmes: He/She ensures that health programme(s) are in line with PUI’s technical policies and monitors them for quality and efficacy.
Representation: He/She represents the association to partners, authorities and local stakeholders involved in implementing health
Human Resources / Training: He/She supervises the medical and FSL coordination team (PUI employees), provides support to programme managers for recruiting technical staff and supervises technical training activities on the basis of identified needs.
Logistics and Administration: He/She ensures the activities for which he/she is responsible comply with logistical and administrative procedures.
Safety: He/She contributes to compliance with safety rules within the mission and communicates any safety-related information to the Head of Mission. He/She ensures healthcare is provided for expatriate staff involved in the mission.

Training and Experiences

Medical training

OR Paramedic training + Public health

Medical internship

Professional Experiences:



Technical – Previous experience in running multi-sector programs

Knowledge and Skills:

Good written communication skills

Knowledge of project management

Knowledge of multi-sector programming


Pack Office

Other (please sepcify)


English is mandatory

French and / or other languages are a plus
Proposed Terms

Employed with a Fixed-Term Contract – 12 months

Starting Date : 1st September 2016

Monthly gross income: from 1 980 up to 2 310 Euros depending on the experience in International Solidarity + 50 Euros per semester seniority with PUI

Cost covered: Round-trip transportation to and from home / mission, visas, vaccines…

Insurance including medical coverage and complementary healthcare, 24/24 assistance and repatriation

Housing in collective accommodation

Daily living Expenses (« Per diem »)

Break Policy : 5 working days at 3 and 9 months + break allowance

Paid Leaves Policy : 5 weeks of paid leaves per year + return ticket every 6 months

How To Apply: 

Please, send your application (Resume and Cover letter) to: xxxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxx.org with the following subject : «MedCo-SouthSudan».

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