International Medical Corps Senior Project Officer- COVID-19 Jobs in Ethiopia

International Medical Corps Senior Project Officer- COVID-19 Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

Employee Position Summary

  • This position is more of a technical position in IMC Ethiopia country office, and the position holder will work under the direction and support of COVID-19 Project Coordinator.

  • The position holder is responsible to planning and implementation of emergency health response especially COVID-19 intervention of International Medical Corps designed in assigned zone.

  • He/she also facilitate trainings and other project activities as planned.

  • Also participated on report collection and compilation on COVID-19 case detection, isolation, management Prepare and submit Biweekly, monthly and quarterly, donor and government reports timely.

    Essential Job Duties and responsibilities/Scope of Work

  • Implement COVID-19 project interventions i.e. training for HWs, orientation for HEWs.

  • Provide technical support for staffs at woreda, health center and health post level.

  • Participate in regular surveillance data collection, compile, analyze and interpret data and submit to field office regularly.

  • Prepare work plan based on the project agreement for the woreda and ensure the implementation of each planned activities.

  • Make regular follow up at the health center and health post to provide technical support.

  • Work with integration with other sectors i.e. Health, Nutrition and WaSH officers at the woreda.

  • Prepare and submit biweekly, monthly, quarterly, donor and government reports timely to field offices.

    Reporting and M/E

  • Regularly collect information and data from Health
    centers and health posts and submit monthly project updates and regular progress reports to field office.


  • Represent the organization during emergency health technical meetings at zone and woreda level.

    Additional Tasks

  • Collaborate with other actors working in the target community.

  • Be flexible and be able to give assistance with different activities not included in this primary job description.

  • Implement other PHEM related activities as per direction from senior health response coordinator.

    Job Requirements

  • BSC in Public health officer or Nursing.

  • Five years relevant and practical work experience of which at least 1 years in NGO.

  • Experience in clinical management of communicable diseases, outbreak investigation and management, early warning, preparation of emergency preparedness and response plan at all levels.

  • Excellent on the job training facilitation experience and skills.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Extremely flexible with ability to cope with stressful situations and challenging conditions with limited resource

  • Must be able to write technical reports in English and meet reporting deadlines.

    How to Apply

  • Interested applicants who meet the above requirements should submit their application letter and CV through OR before April 01, 2020.

  • Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


  • IMC is equal opportunity employer and hence candidate from all background: religion, ethnic group, qualified women and people living with disabilities, etc are all encouraged to apply.

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