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Team leader, public health/development expert (CAT I)
Belgium, Burkina Faso, Nigeria, Senegal
Programming Mission for the project "Support to the Regional Centre for Disease Surveillance and Control in the ECOWAS zone"
8
80 w/ds
2018-03-26
February 27, 2018
Team leader, public health/development expert (CAT I)
LOCATION PROJECT / OPPORTUNITY LOT DURATION START DEADLINE
Belgium, Burkina Faso, Nigeria, Senegal Programming Mission for the project "Support to the Regional Centre for Disease Surveillance and Control in the ECOWAS zone" 8 80 w/ds 2018-03-26 February 27, 2018

HCM Development People Ltd is looking for an expert for the following Lot 8 EC funded project in ECOWAS:

Global objective :  The main objective of this technical assistance is to operationalize, based on an updated review of ongoing related initiatives, the priorities validated in the Action Document of the RCDSC project, in close liaison with the key stakeholders of the project: WAHO, GIZ and the European Commission (HQ and EU Delegation to Nigeria)

 

Education :

-          Advanced degree or equivalent (Masters, Ph.D.) in public health with good understanding of the fundamentals in health and surveillance systems (methods, organizations, procedures, regulations, epidemiology, information systems, human resources);

General professional Experience :

-          Minimum of 12 years with at least 5 years in policy work (at national, regional and/or global level), 5 years field experience preferably in West Africa and at least 2 years working on health security related issues.

-          Multiyear experience in health systems strengthening in developing countries with strong understanding of health security policies and systems

-          Documented/demonstrated hands-on management and negotiation experience in/relevant to the ECOWAS region; thorough knowledge of public administration, public sector management, International Health Regulations (IHR) and related aspects (national and global policies, organizational actors and practices relevant to prevention and control of communicable diseases and other health threats); previous experience of collaboration with ECOWAS, WAHO and/or GIZ is a plus.

-          Documented/demonstrated experience in development, evaluation, implementation of large development projects in complex political environments; good understanding of EU-funded projects and familiarity with the methodological approach set by the European Commission;

-          Documented/demonstrated excellent interpersonal, decision-making, organisational and negotiating skills and ability to build trusted working relationships with African institutions, bilateral cooperation agencies and with stakeholders evidenced by previous work experience.

Language skills :

-          Documented/demonstrated communication and negotiation skills both in French and in English, especially with multiple stakeholders (international, regional and national, international organizations, etc.) evidenced by previous work experience or publications;

-          Fluency in English and French (oral and written);

 

Starting Date: 26 March 2018

Duration: 80 w/d

 

PLEASE INDICATE IN THE SUBJECT LINE OF YOUR EMAIL THE PROJECT TITLE AND WHICH POST YOU ARE APPLYING FOR

Applications and updated CV (in EU format) should be submitted to expert@developmentpeople.org

ONLY SHORTLISTED APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED.

Public health practitioner or international cooperation officer (CAT II)
Belgium, Burkina Faso, Nigeria, Senegal
Programming Mission for the project "Support to the Regional Centre for Disease Surveillance and Control in the ECOWAS zone"
8
40 w/ds
2018-03-26
February 27, 2018
Public health practitioner or international cooperation officer (CAT II)
LOCATION PROJECT / OPPORTUNITY LOT DURATION START DEADLINE
Belgium, Burkina Faso, Nigeria, Senegal Programming Mission for the project "Support to the Regional Centre for Disease Surveillance and Control in the ECOWAS zone" 8 40 w/ds 2018-03-26 February 27, 2018

HCM Development People Ltd is looking for an expert for the following Lot 8 EC funded project in ECOWAS:

Global objective : The main objective of this technical assistance is to operationalize, based on an updated review of ongoing related initiatives, the priorities validated in the Action Document of the RCDSC project, in close liaison with the key stakeholders of the project: WAHO, GIZ and the European Commission (HQ and EU Delegation to Nigeria)

 

Education:

-          Advanced degree or equivalent (Masters, Ph.D.) in public health, management, international relations, public administration, or communication;

General professional experience:

-          With at least 6 years' experience managing health development projects (preferably in the West and Central Africa region):

-          Documented/demonstrated strong editing, planning and organizational skills and experience;

-          Documented/demonstrated experience in implementation of disease control programs is an asset

-          Documented/demonstrated budgeting skills and experience is an asset

Language skills :

-          Fluency in English and French (oral and written)

 

 

PLEASE INDICATE IN THE SUBJECT LINE OF YOUR EMAIL THE PROJECT TITLE AND WHICH POST YOU ARE APPLYING FOR

Applications and updated CV (in EU format) should be submitted to expert@developmentpeople.org

ONLY SHORTLISTED APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED.

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