Job ID

Job Title
Health Field Officer

To work for
ICRC | International Committee of the Red Cross



Field of Work

Job Type
Full time

Military service
Not Specified

Minimum Education Level
Bachelor/ License Degree

• Implement health programmes at primary health care and hospital level in the North East.
• Conduct assessments and regular field visits to monitor activities and assess health-related threats to the population.
• Participate in analysis of the overall health situation and contribute to planning of health programmes.
• Ensure proper management of information collected and appropriate, relevant reporting.
• Maintain regular contact and coordinate ICRC health activities with the Directorate of Health and the branches of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent in the area
• Build and sustain contacts and networks with UN agencies and NGOs involved in health care.
• Translate from Arabic to English and vice versa.

• Degree in Medicine.
• 3 to 5 years work experience in a similar field
• Good knowledge of written and spoken English
• Good computer skills
• Good knowledge of the geographically assigned environment

Salary and Benefits
Working base: Hassakeh
Working language: English
Deadline for applying: 18/08/2019

About us
Permanently present in Syria since 1967, the ICRC is a neutral, impartial, and independent organization with an exclusively humanitarian mission. The ICRC works closely with and supports the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) to meet food, water, and health needs of people affected by the fighting in both emergencies and to help them start rebuilding their lives. They work together to raise awareness about risks from mines and other explosive remnants. The ICRC works to restore links between families who have been separated by the conflict and migration, visits a number of prisons, promotes respect for international humanitarian law. The ICRC also provides advice and support to local authorities and forensics practitioners in managing human remains with respect and dignity. The ICRC's operation in Syria is its largest in the world, with over 650 staff working in its offices in Damascus, Aleppo, Hama, Hassakeh, Homs, and Tartous.

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Posted On
Aug 07, 2019

Expiry Date
Aug 22, 2019

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