Médecins du Monde Medical coordinator Jobs in Kenya

Médecins du Monde Medical coordinator Jobs in Kenya


  • For more than 40 years, Médecins du Monde, a campaigning medical organisation committed to international solidarity, has been caring for the most vulnerable populations here and abroad. It has continued to bear witness to obstacles that exist in accessing healthcare and has secured sustainable improvements in health-for-all policies.

  • Those working for this independent organisation do not solely dispense care and treatment but condemn violations of human dignity and rights and fight to improve matters for populations living in precarious situations.

    Job Description
    In the context of mission opening, the medical coordinator will be specifically in charge of the following :

  • Participate in the definition of the country strategy led by the general coordinator and drive the medical and technical aspects in the development of this strategy

  • Design, plan, implement, adapt and monitor the programme’s health activities

  • Ensure the quality and relevance of health activities, supervise the collection and analysis of medical data

  • Recruit, manage, train, and motivate the medical team

  • Ensure the management of pharmaceutical products

  • Carry out health needs assessments and evaluations of medical partners

  • Cooperate with the administration team regarding budgeting and supervise the medical purchase process

  • Represent MdM with authorities, partners and other NGOs on health issues

  • Participate in the writing of proposals and reports


  • Medical Doctor
    or Nurse or Midwife.

  • Master’s in Public Health is desirable.

  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in similar positions or in humanitarian sector.

  • Experiences in public health and in managing health welfare in communities.

  • Experience in supervising Sexual and Reproductive Health and Nutrition programs.

  • Experience in outbreak management and emergency response.

  • Experience in hard negotiations with local authorities, partners and staff in a tricky context.

  • Understand a healthcare system (including organisation, curriculum of medical profiles and national healthcare programmes) and summarise the broad outlines.

  • Understand and analyse a health context, health problems and data.

  • Define a level of emergency (micro and macro).

  • Plan and quantify health activities.

  • Define medical needs and adapt operational activities to new constraints in the field of new scientific information.

  • Draft a project (including funding formulation).

  • Identify training needs, create and lead medical training modules.

  • Discuss, present arguments and negotiate with healthcare authorities

  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills (especially Word and Excel).

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Médecins du Monde Medical coordinator Jobs in Kenya

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