Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organization that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters and exclusion from healthcare. MSF offers assistance to people based on need, irrespective of race, religion, gender or political affiliation (www.msf.org). We are seeking qualified and highly motivated applicants for:
MEDICAL FOCAL POINT ASSISTANT
General objectives of the function:
Assist the Medical Activity Manager in the implementation of the medical activities of the project.
Key responsibilities include:
Assist in the supervision, technical support and coordination of the medical team/clinical operation.
Assist in the medical data collection and reporting requirements.
Assist in the implementation of National Staff Health Care Policy.
Assistance to Medical Activity Manager in communicating with the hospital administration, local Authorities.
Assist Medical Activity Manager in supervision of ER, MCH, NBU, OT and Medical Support activities in absence of respective supervisors.
Represent medical department in coordination meetings in absence of Medical Activity Manager.
Qualifications & Experience:
MBBS or equivalent with valid PMDC registration
Minimum 1 year MSF experience in a medical position or equivalent experience with an INGO (after graduation)
Experience in a management / administrative medical position
Experience in basic epidemiology and statistical analysis
Experience in networking with health actors working in the area
Knowledge and Skills
Good communication skills in English, Urdu and Pashto
Good knowledge of Timergara and surrounding health actors
Knowledge of MS Office (excel, word, power point)
The deadline for reception of applications is: 02 November 2016
Incomplete applications will not be processed. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for test.