Medical Coordinator (M/F)

Employer: Médecins du Monde
Location: Palestinian territories - Jerusalem
Closing date: 30 Jun 2017

Tasks & Responsibilities: 

Under the responsibility of the general coordinator and in close collaboration with the medical referent from HQ, you are the medical program manager.

More specifically, you:
-Ensure the implementation, the quality and the consistence of the medical component of the program.
-Develop, update and validate medical/MHPSS standards, protocols and good practices.
-Monitor the public health context and challenges and react to any change.
-Are responsible for the monitoring and evaluation.
-Ensure medical activities have needed equipment, material and drugs to function.
-Support the medical procurement process and the supervision of the pharmacy.
-Ensure the implementation of a global medical training plan for all staff, including the partner’s staff.
-Ensure the technical supervision of all medical/MHPSS staff working for the organization/partners.
-Represent MdM in coordination meetings, and actively participates to medical groups like Health Cluster meetings or the MHPSS subworking group.

-Lead on liaison with the MoH authorities to ensure an excellent working relationship.
-Participate in the identification of MdM implementation and/or strategic partners.
-Proactively lead on external coordination with other health actors, UN agencies at the relevant level.
-Support field teams to coordinate on the ground with all stakeholders.
-Support the general coordinator in the monthly reporting.
-Participate actively in the writing of donor’s reports and proposals.


Status : Employee

Contract : Fixed-term contract

Duration : 12 months

Based in Jerusalem, with regular visit in the field (Gaza and West-Bank)

Starting date: ASAP

Single posting


Ability to pro-actively build relations with stakeholders
Reactivity, adaptability, capacity to take initiatives
Excellent organizational skills
Good writing and communication skills
Team spirit
Capacity to work and to live in tense conditions
Languages: English fluent
French is an asset
Arab is an asset
You are committed to MdM’s values as an organisation and motivated by its non-statutory, NFP model.


Médecins du Monde reserves the right to fill the vacancy before the closing date for applications.

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