Primary Health Care Advisor, International Rescue Committee - DRC

Organization: International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Location: Congo (Democratic Republic of the)

Closing date: 31 Dec

Requirements:

- Preferred Masters degree in Public Health, health services administration/management or similar related public health field;

- MD an advantage;

- At least three years experience in implementing and managing rural primary health programs at district/provincial level in developing countries (experience in African context preferred);

- Experience in the provision of technical assistance in primary health care / health system management to MOH at provincial/district/county level;

- Candidate must be fluent in French and be capable of writing technical reports in both English and French;

- Demonstrated ability to build relationships with local partners;

- Strong management, project planning, organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills;

- Ability to write clear and concise reports and project proposals;

- Previous budget oversight responsibilities;

- Strong computer skills;

- Preferred experience in working with HF radios (CODAN), VHF radios, satellite telephone and fax and standard office equipment.

Peronal Characteristics:

- Ability to work well in unstable security environments, and under intense administrative and programmatic pressures.

Must demonstrate flexibility to adapt to changing requirements;

- Must be willing to endure basic living conditions at field sites;

- Must be willing to travel often to support remote sites;

- Applicant should have a wide range of skills and interests;

- Must be able to work independently while being a team player.

Vacancies Contact

All applications must be completed on line at; Primary Health Care Advisor, International Rescue Committee .

Please be sure to indicate how you became aware of this vacancy.

Please note that IRC does not set closing dates/deadline dates for applications, recruitment is ongoing until the position is filled.

The IRC reviews all applications and you will be contacted directly if you are selected as a candidate.

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