Vacancy Announcement No: EM-SUD/SSA/018/002
The World Health Organization, Sudan Office is looking for a qualified candidate to fill the following post:
|Job Title:||Polio Eradication Officer|
|No. of Post:||Multi vacant posts|
|Duty Station:||Blue Nile, Central and East Darfur States+Roster|
|Closing Date:||15 March 2018|
The Polio Eradication Officer works under the direct supervision of the Polio Coordinator or Polio Team Leader of the geographical location or in a small Country Offices directly under the WHO Representative. S/he receives technical guidance from various WHO Specialists in the respective field of work .The incumbent coordinates activities of local surveillance personnel but does not have direct supervisory or managerial responsibilities.
|Duties and responsibilities:
The incumbent will perform the following duties:
Function 1 (incl. expected results)
Carries out basic analyses to evaluate progress towards polio eradication objectives, achieving results such as:
Function 2 (incl. expected results)
Facilitates the implementation of polio eradication activities, achieving results such as:
Function 3 (incl. expected results)
Meets and liaises with local counterparts involved in polio eradication activities, achieving results such as:
Minimum Qualification, Skills and Experience Required:
First level university degree is in Medicine and/or public health planning and administration, complemented by a degree or studies in poliomyelitis, immunization, epidemiology.
Professional experience and knowledge
- At least 1 year of experience required in health sector coordination with emphasis on Polio Eradication and/or Expanded Programme of Immunization.
- Knowledge of Epidemiology.
- Knowledge of WHO mandate and goals or experience in UN Organizations, international institutions or NGOs is considered an asset
Fluent in English and the local language
APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE MADE to: E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org indicating the Position title applying for in the e-mail subject, please attach the up to date Personal History Form “PHF” and or / C.V”.
ONLY CANDIDATES UNDER SERIOUS CONSIDERATION WILL BE CONTACTED FOR INTERVIEW AND TEST.