Resource Persons

Helen Keller International

Helen Keller International (HKI)/Nepal, an International non-profit organization (INGO), works to improve the sight and lives of the vulnerable by combating the causes and consequences of blindness, poor health and malnutrition through public health approaches, build capacity of organizations and contribute to policy changes through systems strengthening and operations research.

Job Information

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    Duty Station
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    Type of Appointment Full time
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Salary Competitive /
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    Job Category NGO's | INGO's | GOV's
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    Job Level : Executive

Job Description

Summary of Job Purpose:  

This position will be responsible to support selected Health Office (HO), Provincial Health Directorate (PHD) and Child Health and Immunization Section (CHIS) to ensure key messages dissemination and tracking of vaccine stock and its supply; support for need assessment of RCCE materials as per the requirement in HO/PHD/CHS; coordinate with HO/PHD/CHS and other agencies for the timely SBC materials preparation and delivery of vaccination against CoVID 19; prepare supply plan, recording and reporting of vaccination to HO/PHD/CHS; undertake gap analysis of targeted populations and actual vaccinated; provide technical support to the health offices at the districts for the timely vaccine supply and ensure the reporting; provide functional level support HO/PHD/CHIS in regard to CoVID 19 vaccination; and work under the direct supervision of the Suaahara II Program Coordinator in the stationed district; and with Senior Program Manager for Integrated Nutrition in Kathmandu.

Required Qualification & Experience

Educational qualifications and experiences:

Bachelors’ degree in Public Health; 3 years of work experience including in COVID-19 and other epidemics; context proactive and capable to work with minimum supervision; knowledge on supply chain management; good coordination skills among government and non-government agencies; and strong skill in data management, reporting and recording

Note:

Child Health and Immunization Section (CHIS), Kathmandu -1 no
Provincial Health Directorate (PHD) Dhankuta – 1 no
Health Office of Solukhumbu, Dhadiing, Gorkha, Syangja, Myagdi, Dailekh and Bajura districts – 1 no each

How to Apply

For detailed Job Description, log on to www.hki.org.npTo apply submit a cover letter, updated CV and relevant references to nepal.recruitment@hki.org with clearly mentioning the duty station you are applying for in the subject line by COB March 22, 2021.

  • Preference will be given to local candidates.
  • Applicants are encouraged to apply who can join the duty immediately.
  • This position is a short-term with a possibility of extension depending upon performance and availability of funds.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the interview process. HKI reserves the right to close the application before the deadline if a sufficient number of applications have been received and to extend the deadline if needed.