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Deadline
Category Host entity Country
Donor Relations and Reporting Specialist 09 May 2021 Int. Specialist UNDP Sierra Leone
UNDP
Sierra Leone
Freetown (SLE)
English
Immediate
12 months
09 May 2021

Minimum age: 25 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations.

· Ensure substantive donor outreach and reporting to donors on qualitative and quantitative performance of UNDP Sierra Leone Programme

· Support in developing and enhancing strategic partnerships with Government counterparts, UNCT agencies, donors and other development actors relevant to Sierra Leone for the purposes of coordination, joint programming and mobilizing resources

· Lead and provide support in resource mobilization planning and implementation and strongly position UNDP in the UN family in Sierra Leone

· Facilitation of knowledge building and management

Master degree or equivalent

Master’s Degree or equivalent in International Relations, Economics, Public Administration, Business Administration, Political Sciences, Social Sciences, or related field.

60 Months

: 3-5 years of relevant experience

  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Resource mobilization, partnership and donor coordination, Public information and reporting, Knowledge management, archiving and documentation

relevant experience at the national or international level in providing management advisory services, hands-on experience in managing donor relation, resource mobilization and reporting of development results and establishing inter-relationships among international organization and national governments. Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages, experience in handling of web-based management systems.

No

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Application deadline: 09-05-2021

Medical Doctor 11 May 2021 Int. Specialist MINUSCA Central African Republic
Open

Medical Doctor

International Specialist
MINUSCA
Central African Republic
Bangui, Bambari, Berberati (CAF)
English,French
Immediate
until 30 June 2022 with possibility of extension
11 May 2021

Minimum age: 25 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations.

Within the terms of the organization’s delegated authority, and under the direct supervision of the MINUSCA Medical Officer/Chief Medical Section, the UN Volunteer Medical Doctor will be responsible for:

· Attending the MINUSCA Medical Clinic/satellite clinics on a full time basis;

· Daily medical consultations of MINUSCA personnel (UN civilian personnel, national and international Contractors, uniformed personnel);

· Overseeing the work of all the other staff in the clinic (doctors, nurses and drivers);

· Being on call during and outside office hours, to observe and treat emergencies in the medical clinic or in their accommodation;

· Maintaining the medical preparedness of the clinic to respond to emergency conditions;

· Responding to emergency treatment due to trauma; conducting triage to prioritize emergency treatment;

· Maintaining medication and medical supply stock through timely requests to the mission pharmacist;

· Providing vaccinations for all MINUSCA staff;

· Conducting health education and sensitization on health topics, including HIV/AIDS;

· Arranging consultation with specialists in mission area or outside CAR for UN staff, when required;

· Establishing good relations with reliable hospitals and other private medical facilities;

· Maintaining emergency medical supplies and equipment to be used in case of emergency situations;

· Conducting entry and periodic medical examinations for United Nations staff members;

· Maintaining medical records of all UN personnel served by the clinic; observing medical confidentiality;

· Advising health and hygiene precautionary steps to be undertaken at the duty station;

· Conducting Contingent Owned Equipment (COE) Verification Inspections;

· Performing other related functions, when required by the Chief Medical Officer/Chief Medical Services;

· When working with (including supervising) national staff or (non-)governmental counterparts, the incumbent is strongly encouraged to set aside dedicated time for capacity development through coaching, mentoring and formal and on-the-job training;

Doctoral degree

Degree level: Doctoral degree

Type of Degree: Graduate of Doctor of Medicine or the equivalent.

36 Months

At least 3 years of progressively responsible practical experience in the field of Medicine; experience in Emergency Medicine or Internal Medicine an asset; practical experience working in a cross-cultural environment would be an advantage.

Also required:

- Ability to write in a clear and concise manner and to communicate orally effectively;

- Proficiency in MS Office applications (Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint).

  • English(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
General human medicine (with clinical experience), Specialized human medicine (with clinical experience)
Yes

Adaptability and Flexibility, Building Trust, Client Orientation, Communication, Judgement and Decision-making, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Self-Management, Technological Awareness, Working in Teams

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Application deadline: 11-05-2021

Medical Doctor 18 May 2021 Int. Expert UNDIS Madagascar
Open

Medical Doctor

International Expert
UNDIS
Madagascar
Antananarivo (MDG)
French,English
Immediate
12 months with possibility of extension
18 May 2021

Minimum age: 35 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations.

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of Health Manager or his/her designated mandated representative(s), the UN Volunteer Medical Doctor will:

  1. Clinical Duties:

  • Undertakes day-to-day clinical duties, e.g. walk-in clinic, emergencies, stabilization of critical patients,etc,
  • Overall supervision, management, coordination clinical operations of the Fever Clinic, Isolation ward,etc, during the outbreak/pandemic;
  • Establish the health protocol at the level of dedicated quarantine establishments for UN Staff (Humanitarian Corridor…) in collaboration with the Ministry of Health;Monitor UN personnel placed in quarantine (Humanitarian corridor etc);
  • Clinically monitor suspect cases 19 and sampling;
  • Launch investigation about the context of contamination by SARS-CoV-2 of contaminated staff and dependents in order to identify the main contaminating factors and put in place the appropriate measures;
  • Collaborate closely with the dedicated FUNHECE Polyclinic for the management of confirmed cases: constitution of a pool of specialists, clinical follow-up of positive cases treated at home, hospitalized cases, evaluation of cases for EVASAN;
  • Ensure the epidemiological investigation of confirmed cases, list closely contacts and follow them up;
  • Follow up and tracking of the positive cases and direct contacts;
  • Support the management of positive or suspected COVID-19 cases in line with standard case management protocols;
  • Undertake day-to-day occupational health duties: pre-placement and periodic medical examinations prepare UN staff for travelling providing immunizations, malaria prophylaxis, travel kits, etc; unless otherwise advice by the UN Health Manager;
  • Refers staff to outside specialists as necessary;
  • Follows-up with outside specialists;
  • Provides health education and health promotion programs, with special emphasis to the prophylaxisof the relevant diseases of the outbreak;
  • Organizes/Participates in addressing work environment and occupational health issues.
  1. Medico Administrative Duties: (Depending of the Duty Station, these tasks normally belong to the UN Health Manger):

  • Advises Administration on medical standards for recruitment, sick leave, and medical evacuations/repatriations as per United Nations policies and guidelines;
  • Participates in drafting and implementation of business continuity and crises preparedness plans for the duty station/mission;
  • Manages/Supports day-to-day operations;
  • Deputizes for the UN Health Manager during his/her absence, when applicable.
  1. Supervisory Administration of the Fever Clinic:

  • Supervises laboratory technicians’ nurses and medical administrative staff; ensures availability ofdrugs and medical supplies and proper functioning of medical equipment;
  • Ensures appropriate training programs are implemented in order to maintain and develop the medical capabilities (e.g., health education, dedicated training related to the pertaining outbreak) health education, health promotion and prevention, first aid and CPR);
  • Organize the shift roster to ensure coverage of the fever clinic 24/7.
  1. General:

Performs other related duties as required. Work implies frequent interaction with the following:

  • Staff at large
  • Staff within work unit
  • Staff counsellors
  • Senior management throughout the Organization
  • Security personnel
  • All specialized agencies
  • Military Physicians
  • Physicians and representatives of Laboratories, Pharmaceutical Companies, Medical Associations and Societies
Master degree or equivalent

-University Degree in Medicine or specialized in Work Medicine with experience in the field of heath care for workers

-Minimum requirement is a general practitioner Medical Officer with a degree in Medicine

180 Months

Minimum 15 years of relevant professional experience progressively responsible clinical experience in medical care including emergency and trauma care

  • French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
General human medicine (with clinical experience), Specialized human medicine (with clinical experience)

Area of Expertise Requirement:

  • Residency/internship/extensive experience in Emergency Medicine, Trauma care, ICU, Surgery,
  • Anaesthesiology or Internal medicine will be an added advantage.
  • There is a need for recruiting General Practitioners who have continuous medical education and experience (not just formal education).
  • Knowledge in the following continuous medical education and certification is highly desirable as this experience; will ensure that training can be given to staff members as well as experience in stabilization and referral of medical and trauma emergencies:
  1. Advanced Trauma life Support (ATLS);
  2. Basic Cardiac Life support (BCLS;
  3. Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS);
  4. Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS);
  5. Knowledge in clinical and occupational, tropical/travel medicine and emergency responses;
  6. Aeromedical evacuations;
  7. Ability to provide first aid training to staff members
Yes

Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

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of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink.

Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.

* Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at

https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to

apply.

Application deadline: 18 May 2021