Health Coordinator , Ukraine

Location: Ukraine
Closing date: 31 Jan 2017

As part of our activities in Ukraine, we are looking for a Health Coordinator.

The Health Coordinator is responsible for the success of the mission’s medical strategy and the quality of current and future medical programmes at the definition, implementation and evaluation phases. S/he provides support to programme managers (RDB and RT – field officers) who report to them on the basis of a dotted-line relationship.

In addition to the Medical programs, the Health Coordinator will also be requested to support the implementation of WASH and Rehab 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 Head Office technical Department, S/he contributes to the development of new medical and FSL initiatives for the mission. S/he carries out epidemiological monitoring for the country and analyses strengths and weaknesses from the point of view of public health.
Programmes: S/he ensures that medical programme(s) and FSL ones are in line with PUI’s technical policies and monitors them for quality and efficacy.
Representation: S/he represents the association to partners, authorities and local stakeholders involved in implementing medical and FSL programmes.
Human Resources / Training: S/he 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: S/he ensures the activities for which s/he is responsible comply with logistical and administrative procedures.
Safety: S/he contributes to compliance with safety rules within the mission and communicates any safety-related information to the Head of Mission. S/he ensures healthcare is provided for expatriate staff involved in the mission.

Training and experiences
Medical training OR Paramedic training
Public health
Medical internship

Technical (previous experience in running multisector programs)

Knowledge and skills:
Good written communication skills
Knowledge of project management
Knowledge of multi-sector programming

Pack Office

Required Personal Characteristics:
Ability to work independently, take the initiative and take responsibility
Resilience to stress
Diplomacy and open-mindedness
Good analytical skills
Organisation and ability to manage priorities
Proactive approach to making proposals and identifying solutions
Ability to work and manage professionally and maturely
Ability to integrate into the local environment, taking account of its political, economic and historical characteristics

Required: English
Desirable: French, Ukrainian and Russian

Proposed terms
Employed with a Fixed-Term Contract – 3 months
Minimum duration of commitment: 3 months
Monthly gross income : from 2 200 up to 2 530 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 :

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