Ended Health Officer (2)

The Job

HEALTH OFFICER- Reference ID: R46/2019

Duty Station: Al-Baidha Gov.

Contract length:  9 Months, renewable based of funding availability


Under the supervision of the Project manager, Health Officer will work for a  close coordination with GHO, Health institutions and other relevant stakeholders in the targeted districts to ensure activities implementation.


•    Responsible for all Health activities in the project locations and responsible for reporting to the Program Manager and to the health sub cluster.
•   Monitor the implementation of the project activities through field visits.
•   Attend meetings with local authorities, clusters and other agencies.
•   Assist in developing work plans, recruitment plans, reporting mechanisms and training plans.

•   Ensure the use of some health protocols.
•    Work closely to determine trainings needed for staff.
•    Work with the M&E unit to implement and maintain prescribed reporting systems to monitor and evaluate the objectives, indicators and outcomes of the project.
•    Assist in the compilation of daily, weekly, monthly, and quarterly reports with the M&E unit.
•    Narrative monthly reports to the project Manager consisting of project achievements and challenges. 
•    Work with field teams and logistics to deliver supplies according to the program budget.
•    Regularly update the project manager on any progress.
•    Liaise closely with local authorities and health cluster.
•  Ensure the project compliance with donor policies and regulations.
•    Document best success stories from the project with the Quality control officer and M&E team and share them with the project manager in order to be exchanged with the donor (3 success stories per month) 
•    Work to establish complaints mechanisms and activate feedback systems during all stages of the program. •    Observe and supervise the work of the HF staff and engage them in training programs according to the national guidelines (IMCI, EPI, CMAM ..etc)
•    Actively represent ARD by attending cluster/coordination meetings at the targeted  governorates. 
•    Contribute to the creation of a positive image and an overall credibility of the organization.
•    Assist in selecting program staff, recommending promotions and terminating unqualified staff.
•    Ensure the compliance to the local labor laws including working hours
•    Maintain open lines of communications with all field staff.
•    Maintain frequent contact with project manager
•    Perform other duties as assigned.

•    A medical doctor with high qualification in Public Health (preferred) /or with an experience in a relevant field of study.
•     Commitment to work with marginalized and disadvantaged group of people, and in remote areas.
•     Experience in RH, MSP, IMCI, EPI&CMAM.
•     Knowledge of government health system.
•    Fluent spoken and written English.
•     Excellent reporting and data analysis skills.
•    Microsoft office skills mainly Word, Excel and Power Point 

How to Apply
  • Qualified candidates meeting the above requirements are requested to send an application comprising a detailed CV and cover letter in English to  https://alatta.org.ye/ard-jobs/  latest by  20th April 2019.
  • Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Note:  The priority for the candidates who has previous work experience in ARD.

  • Employer: ARD
  • Category: Health Care
  • Location: Al Bayda
  • Posted on: 13 April 2019
  • Deadline: 20 April 2019