World Health Organization
The objective of the WHO Nepal Country Office is to implement the Country Cooperation Strategy by supporting the Nepal Government in the formulation, implementation and evaluation of national health policies, strategies and plans and developing and managing WHO's technical cooperation programmes at the country level. WHO provides guidance and technical support in organizing the humanitarian health response and in revitalizing…
Grade: SSA Level 2
Contractual Arrangement: Special Services Agreement (SSA)
Contract Duration (Years, Months, Days): Till 31 Dec 2021 (Extendable)
Job Posting: Aug 18, 2021, 10:00:38 PM
Closing Date: Aug 26, 2021, 3:44:00 AM
Primary Location: Nepal-Kathmandu
Organization: SE_NEP WR Office, Nepal
Terms of Reference
Purpose of the Position:
The purpose of this vacancy notice is to invite qualified professionals with relevant expertise for the above mention position under SSA contract for inclusion in a Emergency Care System Strengthening Project and roster of experts for possible short-term assignments which may arise from time to time at the WHO Health Emergency Programme (WHE), Nepal.
Summary of Assigned Duties
Under the overall guidance of WHO Representative and Team Leader – WHO Health Emergencies Programme; under direct supervision of National Professional Officer (IHR) of WHO Health Emergencies programme of WHO Country Officer for Nepal, the “Clinical Data Support Assistant” shall work for Emergency Care Systsm Strengething Project support for Clinical data collection from the designated hospital and will perform the below functions.
• At least one years’ experience in public health data collection, survey, data management
Functional Skills and Knowledge
1. Ability to collect real time data despite of any other circumstances and accurate manner with tact and discretion, as required.
2. Ability to maintain and update knowledge.
3. Very good interpersonal skills.
4. Ability to generate options, decide, prioritize and execute and multi-task under pressure
5. Ability to take over the challenging work of health emergency responses
6. Technical Expertise: Overall attitude at work is also required mandatory competencies.
Good knowledge of computer applications and software including MS Office applications (specifically excel, word and ppt.). Ability to coordinate with the government, manage projects, build partnerships with multiple partners in the context of health emergencies.
Use of Lanuage Skills:
Essential: Expert Knowledge of English and Nepali
Remuneration Monthly Salary: (Net of Tax), SSA Level 2, NPR 57246.00 at single rate (taxable as per Nepal Government laws and appointment will be through Special Services Agreement (SSA)
WHO is committed to workforce diversity.
Application from qualified female candidates particularly from disadvantaged and socially excluded groups are strongly encouraged.
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