Médecins Sans Frontières is an international independent medical-humanitarian organization, which offers assistance to populations in distress, to victims of natural or man-made disasters and to victims of armed conflict, without discrimination and irrespective of race, sex, religion, creed or political affiliation.
Médecins Sans Frontières France in Nairobi is looking to fill the position of Epidemiologist. The successful candidate will report to the Medical Coordinator.
Objective of the Position:
The Epidemiologist (M&E/DM) is responsible for all data aspects transversal to the project activities. S/he will supervise a team of M&E advisors and Data Entry Operators to obtain quality and reliable data in order to assess the impact of the activities using the existing national system as well as MSF-specific databases.
Tasks & Responsibilities:
Qualifications & Requirements:
Master in Epidemiology, Public Health or other fields related.
The position will support the implementation, strengthening and follow up of laboratory activities in the Ndhiwa project (laboratory, IPD, hubs, community), and follow-up of all lab related activities in Homabay Hospital
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Essential: Degree in Medical Laboratory Science
Essential: English Kiswahili
Computer literacy, all-round technical understanding (Microsoft Excel, Ward , Power Point )
Candidates meeting the above qualifications are requested to submit a motivation letter and updated Curriculum Vitae via the email address provided below. Mention on the position on the subject email line e.g “Epidemiologist”.
Application deadline: 23rd November 2018
MSF is an equal Employer and does not charge any application/ recruitment fee.
We will not reply to questions about the position. All necessary information can be found in this vacancy announcement.