National Professional Officer at WHO, Djibouti

Deadline: 29 March 2018

World Health Organization (WHO) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of National Professional Officer in Djibouti. The duration of this post is 1 year.

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The primary role of WHO is to direct and coordinate international health within the United Nations system.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The National Professional Officer will perform the following-

  • Updating and implementing the district micro plans for improving the EPI routine coverage at district levels.
  • Conducting national and sub-national training on district micro planning.
  • Monitoring routine immunization activities and indicators at district levels.
  • Conducting regular field visits to ensure correct implementation routine immunization activities.
  • Ensuring implementation and monitoring of supplementary immunization activities (SIAs) of EPI target antigens.
  • Participate in the preparation, planning, implementing and evaluating introduction of new vaccine.

Eligibility Criteria

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Applicants must have-

  • University Degree in Medicine.
  • Training in epidemiology of communicable diseases, particularly vaccine preventable diseases as well as in biostatistics and data analysis.
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience in communicable diseases prevention and control, immunization programmes, vaccine preventable diseases surveillance and data management.
  • Intermediate knowledge of English.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit WHO.

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