Job - PUBLIC HEALTH SPECIALIST
PUBLIC HEALTH SPECIALIST
Local NGO, Harare, Zimbabwe

Specialist will be seconded to the Ministry of Health, where he/she will play a central role in the establishment and strengthening of a permanent emergency operations center (EOC). Using guidelines and tools developed through the Secretariat's partnerships, and with extensive input from the Public Health and Incident Management Specialist, a long term program of capacity building for EOCs in Zimbabwe will be established. The Specialist will be responsible for overseeing the deployment of a multi-year capacity building rollout to the ministry of health.

Position Published
21 Nov 2018
Position Updated
21 Nov 2018
Applications Invited
13 Applications
Talent Search
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Shortlist Pending
6 Shortlisted
Interviews Pending
0 Interviewed
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21 Nov
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Applications Invited
Search In Progress
Shortlist Pending
Interviews Pending
Job Offer Pending
13 Applications
6 Candidates Shortlisted
0 Candidates Interviewed
35% Complete
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Job Specification
Reporting Structure
Reporting To
National Coordinator
Supervision Of
Self
Interacts With
All stakeholders
Job Description
Through a secondment to the Government of Zimbabwe (Ministry of Health and Child Care), work alongside ministry officials to develop a public health emergency operations center (EOC)
Oversee procurement and set-up of EOC infrastructure
Support finalization and review of standard operating procedures and tools
Monitor the performance and provide mentoring and on-the-job training
Lead the Secretariat's strategic pillars on water and sanitation case management and surveillance
Support the coordination of appropriate responses during outbreaks
Candidate Specification
Experience
8 years
Education Level
Masters Degree
Qualifications
Public Health, Epidemiology, or related discipline
Software
MS Office / SPSS
Equipment
PC
Knowledge Of
infectious disease epidemiology, including public health field experience in cholera control related activities.
Skills To
write technical policy and training documents.
Ability To
travel significantly, up to 30%
Personality
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail with an ability to work well under pressure
Organisation
Industry
Local NGO
Culture
Determined / fresh
Gender Profile
Mixed
Age Profile
Between 30 and 50 years of age
Terms And Conditions
Employment
Contract
Location
Harare, Zimbabwe
Remuneration
Negotiable
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