Intersos recruits 01 Medical Coordinator
Terms of reference
Job Title: Medical Coordinator
Duty station: Erbil, with constant and regular presence in field locations
Starting date: 29/05/2019
Contract duration: 12 months
Reporting to: Hierarchical: Head of Mission – Technical: HQ Medical Unit
Supervision of: N/A
Dependents: Non family duty station
General context of the project
INTERSOS had been working in Iraq from 2003 till 2010 with programs aimed to respond to urgent material safety needs and enhancing access to basic social services for vulnerable individuals and communities in Central and Southern Iraq, Baghdad and Kurdistan. Following the conflict in the Syrian Arab Republic and the deterioration of the humanitarian situation which is negatively affecting also the neighboring countries, in November 2013 INTERSOS has resumed the operations in the area to contribute towards ensuring emergency relief and social protection assistance for the Syrian refugees fleeing their home in search of safety. Following military operations to retake the control of Ninewa, Salah EdDin and Anbar governorates, in 2017, INTERSOS directly engaged, in providing humanitarian assistance and relief to those Internally Displaced (IDPs) during the conflict in Ninewa and Salah EdDin Governorates. INTERSOS currently concentrates its interventions in the sectors of health, Protection and Education in Emergencies (EiE).
General purpose of the position
In close collaboration with the HoM and the Medical Department, strengthening and implementing the medical strategy of the mission and to support the Mission’s efforts to ensure integrated health and protection approaches and interventions. Being responsible for the planning and coordination of all medical activities and resources in the mission, according to INTERSOS charter, policies, and ethical principles with consideration of international and national protocols, in order to ensure the delivery of quality medical care for patients and their communities as well as to improve the health condition and humanitarian living conditions of the target population.
Main responsibilities and tasks
|Ville||Erbil, with constant and regular presence in field locations|
|Expériences / Formation du candidat||Education |
Advanced university degree in medicine or other paramedical studies. Desirable specialization in Tropical Medicine or a degree in Public Health.
Minimum 3 years relevant work experience as Medical referent in the humanitarian sector especially in fragile and unstable environments.
|Experience||3 à 5 ans|
|Secteurs d’activité||Droits humains|
|Pays||Moyen Orient, Irak|
|Comment postuler||For further information and to apply, follow the link below:|
In case you encounter difficulties applying through INTERSOS’ platform, you can also apply by sending your CV, motivation letter and at least 2 references via email to firstname.lastname@example.org , with subject line: « SR-29-896 – Medical Coordinator – Iraq ».
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the first interview.
|Date de fin de validité||28/05/2019|