Medical Officer

Location: Beirut , with field visits to Bekka/Akkar
Closing date: 15 Apr 2017

Position will collaborate closely with Field Operational Coordinator, Administrative, Financial and Logistic personnel based in Erbil. More precisely, you he/she be in charge of:

1. The team management
He/she will technically supervise the health program team leaders and other medical staff;
He/she will hold technical meetings, briefings and debriefings with the medical teams;
He/she will validate and support to organize health training for  staff, Partners and/or MoH health workers.

2. The program management
He/she will participate to the development of the general strategy on organization activities with Field Operational Coordinator and Field General Coordinator;
He/she will participate to the implementation of medical activities in link with the needs of IDPs or host population;
He/she will contribute to medical assessments on geographical areas in according to the organization strategy and with Field Operational Coordinator agreement.

3. The coordination and representation
He/she will evaluate the needs and requests made by partners;
He/she will communicate with donors and head office upon request by Field Operational Coordinator;
He/she will participate to regular coordination meetings;
He/she will represent of organization in health clusters and NGOs health meetings.

4. The management of medical stock and logistic chain for medical purchase
He/she will technically validate the medical purchases;
He/she will supervise the pharmacies operations quality (consumptions, orders & inventory) in collaboration with the  Health Team Leaders;
He/she will ensure a specific storage for medicines.

Medical Doctor preferably, or nurse and midwife, with a degree in public health;
At least 2 years of significant international experience on similar positions in humanitarian sector;
Experience in working with IDPs or refugees;
Experience in remote management and emergency response;
Experience in hard negotiations with local authorities, partners and staff in a tricky context;
Capacity to work in a volatile security context and able to apply strict security rules;
Good management skills;
Reactive, flexible and able to take initiatives;
Very organized and has a good team spirit;
Languages: English and Arabic speaker;


Interested applicants can send only their CV including education, qualifications, contact number and relevant documents: by email, to address The closing date for submission is CET (18.00hr) 15th April 2017.

(Note: Email for application is available to paid up members ONLY)