Job Information DEPUTY HEALTH COORDINATOR NGO Information Job Information
Contract Duration 4 Months
Governorate Erbil
Job Shift
Nationality Not Applicable
Working Hours Full Time
Posted 2017-11-15
Requirements
Minimum Education Bachelor Degree
Degree Title
Minimum Experience 2 Year
Required Travel
Job Status
No Of Jobs 1
Published Date 2017-12-03
Deadline Date 2018-02-28
Location
[Erbil,Duhok,Mosul,Baghdad,Iraq ]
Description

Main Objective

The Deputy Health Coordinator assesses and strengthens PUI’s health service provision in order to improve the quality of care and support. The Deputy Health Coordinator acts as a liaison person between the Health Coordinator and the technical health team in the field. He/She provides direct support to the Health Liaison Officers and Project Managers to harmonize and standardize processes, tools and guidelines among the mission. The Deputy Health Coordinator ensures and trains on a day-to-day basis in the field with the objective for maximum coherence with PUI’s health framework, national and international protocols/ guidelines and best practices.

Tasks and Responsibilities

          Programs: He/She conducts assessments, is involved in the implementation and monitoring of health service provision, while integrating PUI’s health policies, national/ international health standards and guidelines.

          Human Resources: He/She supports the health team, provides support to Project Managers for recruiting technical staff and facilitates technical training activities on the basis of identified needs.

          Logistics and Administration: He/She ensures compliance of activities falling under his/her responsibility with logistical and administrative procedures.

          Representation: He/She represents PUI with partners, authorities and local actors involved in the implementation of health programs.

          Safety: He/She contributes to efforts aimed at ensuring compliance with safety rules at the site, and transmits all information relating to safety concerns to his/her immediate supervisor.

          Strategy: He/She contributes to the development of new interventions on the basis of identified needs.

Specific objectives and linked activities

1-QUALITY ASSURANCE OF HEALTH PROJECTS ACTIVITIES

          He/She works in close collaboration with the Health Coordinator and Health Liaison Officers on the definition and improvement of quality health care service provision.

2-REPRESENTATION OF PUI WITH OTHER STAKEHOLDRES

          He/She represents the association with local actors involved in the implementation of medical programs, and ensures that good relations are maintained with each of them.

3-ENSURE THE SAFETY OF PROPERTY AND PEOPLE

          He/She ensures that the safety plan is known by the team falling under his/her responsibility, and that safety rules are respected.

4-CONTRIBUTE TO THE DEVELOPOMENT OF NEW PROPOSALS

Focus on 3 priority activities related to the context of the mission

Implementation and harmonization of health care standards and processes.

Team Management

Direct management responsibilities of the Health Liaison Officer

Qualifications & Preferred Skills

MANDATORY

- Medical training (Doctor or nurse) College/technical diploma                                                              

- Knowledge of international health standards, guidelines (e.g. Sphere, WHO, UNFPA)

- Knowledge of international health standards, guidelines (e.g. Sphere, WHO, UNFPA)

- Knowledge of Project Management

- Knowledge of health education and promotion

- Knowledge of procedures: institutional donors (OFDA, ECHO, AAP, UN agencies…)

- Must be able and willing to travel to Baghdad, Mosul, Anbar, Erbil, and Dohuk

- Good communication skills

- Computer skills, notably Excel

- Languages : English, Arabic, Kurdish

- Pack Office: Word, Excel Etc…..

OPTIONAL

- Experience in a similar position, or related experience

- Solid technical skills in supervision, training and evaluation                                                           

- Experience working for an NGO

- Experience developing standards and guidelines in a constant challenging and emerging needs                   

 

- Ability to work and manage affairs professionally and with maturity

How To Apply

If you are interested to apply, please send your CV and cover letter:

- By email in english at : Ira.erb.hr-recu@pu-ami.org

 Or in hard copy to any of the following PUI office in Erbil, Bagdad, Najaf, Duhok, Bardarash. 

- Please specify as the object of your application: PUI-IRA-DHCO 

- Note that this recruitment will be rolled out on an ongoing basis and PUI reserve the right to select a candidate before the closing date. 

§   Only Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the test

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