Medical Coordinator - Medical Emergency Relief International (Merlin)

Location: Sudan (Nyala & Sanyafundu – South Darfur)

Closing date: 08 Jun

Dependent Salary and Benefits: £15,574 - £20,023 per annum dependent on relevant experience plus an annual cost of living allowance of £4,647, insurance cover, accommodation and return flights.

Person Specification


  • Qualified doctor or nurse with extensive post qualification experience, some of which should be international in relief context.
  • Qualification in tropical medicine and/or public health.
  • Experience of managing a nutrition programme with general knowledge of CTC programming.
  • Excellent management and personnel skills to enable the motivation, encouragement and participation.
  • Ability and flexibility to understand the cultural and political environment.
  • Ability to travel to all field sites and to offer close supervisory support to both expatriate and national Merlin medical staff
  • Excellent communication skills, with good spoken and written English
  • Good computer skills – ability to use data analysis software including Excel.
  • Experience in epidemiological analysis. Desirable
    Previous experience within a humanitarian aid organisation in the region.

    Arabic Language

    Vacancy Contact:
    To apply for this post please register your details on the recruitment page of the Merlin website and then complete and submit the online application form.

    For more information, visit: Medical Coordinator - Merlin Website
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