Staff Health Officer

Job Description

Title: Staff Health Officer

Company Name: International Committee of the Red Cross

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Cox's Bazar

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Medical Doctor (Masters Degree in Medicine), MBBS.

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 3 year(s)

Job Context:
∎ Department: Human Resources
∎ Starting date: As soon as possible
∎ Contract Type: Open Ended Contract

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Health promotion and prevention
∎ Carries out context-specific health briefing for all new ICRC staff and debriefing for departing staff
∎ Assesses and supervises living conditions in the delegation and all sub-sites, promotes general hygiene standards (e.g. housing, use of mosquito nets, water filters, hygiene standards of cooks and cleaners, nutritional advice).
∎ Organizes First-aid trainings for staff on regular basis
∎ Collects accurate and reliable data on illnesses, accidents and absenteeism, with a view to providing statistics on illnesses and the medical risks taken by all ICRC staff.
∎ Emergency preparedness and case management
∎ Assists to develop and update the Medical contingency plan
∎ Advices and support to ICRC staff with health problems.
∎ Mental Health and Psycho-Social Support (MHPSS) for staff
∎ Works in partnership with the regional staff psychosocial support coordinator (SMSPS) in the implementation of the staff health strategy
∎ Implements (prevention and support) of the institutional MHPSS strategy
∎ Support in crisis management
∎ Supports to ICRC crisis management mechanism
∎ Supports individuals in the aftermath of critical incidents following existing SOPs
∎ Quality control and Monitoring
∎ Performs regular field visits, in sub-sites in the area of responsibility, to guarantee the quality and harmonization of Staff health services
∎ Monitors the implementation of the staff health strategy
∎ Medical insurance
∎ Performs administrative and accounting tasks related to staff health/insurance

Additional Requirements:
∎ Minimum 3 years of clinical experience.
∎ Experience in mental health & stress management is an added advantage.
∎ Knowledge in public health systems of Bangladesh is added advantage
∎ Experience with occupational health, medical evacuation, tropical health is desirable.
∎ Fluent command of English.
∎ Proficiency with MS-Office and internet tools.
∎ Excellent sense of responsibility and confidentiality.
∎ Excellent interpersonal skill and beneficiary management skill.
∎ Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, respecting the established framework.
∎ Ability to adapt to and work in a multicultural team environment.

∎ Attractive compensation

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Medical insurance and accidental coverage
∎ 13th months' salary.
∎ In-house and/or external training

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 12 Dec 2021

Company Information:
∎ 23 Nov 2021
∎ International Committee of the Red Cross
∎ Business : The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), an impartial, neutral and independent international organization striving to protect and assist the victims of war and violence.

Category: Medical/Pharma

: Female and candidates with minority background are highly encouraged to apply

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