WHO Infectious Hazard Management IHM Officer Jobs 2022 Ethiopia

WHO JobsWHO Infectious Hazard Management IHM Officer Jobs 2022 Ethiopia: Currently the WHO is hiring employees for their upcoming projects Vacancy for the Infectious Hazard Management IHM Officer position. Now for all Ethiopian’s NGO job seekers, it’s a great opportunity to work with WHO.

WHO Infectious Hazard Management IHM Officer Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on 19 April 2022. Candidates can apply via online by 19 May 2022.

WHO EMPLOYMENT ADVERTISEMENT

Organization Name World Health Organization (WHO)
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted 19 April 2022
Closing Date 19 May 2022
Position Infectious Hazard Management IHM Officer
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process Online
Country Ethiopia

WHO Infectious Hazard Management IHM Officer Jobs 2022

The World Health Organization (WHO) seeks suitable applicants for the position below at the Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

  • Employment Type: Full-Time.
  • Education: University degree.
  • Experience: At least seven years
  • Language: Expert knowledge of English.
  • Duty Station: Addis Ababa
  • Contract Duration: One Year
  • Remuneration: As Per Rules.

Other Requirements / Information:

  • Advanced university degree (Masters level or above) in medicine, public health or health related field from an accredited/recognized institute.
  • At least 7 years of international and national professional experience in planning, developing and implementing the control and prevention of infectious diseases programme including outbreak prevention and control, infectious hazard management and/or dangerous pathogens. Relevant experience with the inter-agency mechanisms used to coordinate international preparedness for and response to health emergencies.

Description of Duties:

  1. Advise on the development, implementation and evaluation of the national strategies and work-plans pertaining to the prevention and control of high threat diseases of pandemic & epidemic potential or infectious risks and the implementation of evidence-based strategies to manage infectious hazards, interventions in high-risks groups and recommend measures for special attention, ensuring compliance with organization-wide IHM strategies. 2. In close collaboration with the risk assessment, health information management and other teams in HQ and the respective Regional Office, monitor the early prevention, detection, verification, assessment and investigation of any risks of outbreaks and the dissemination of data related to the occurrence of outbreaks. 3. Adapt IHM global policies, concepts, tools and strategies and manage their implementation at the country level, for the prevention and, where feasible, elimination of diseases/epidemic risks. Work with partners, to improve approaches and methods of controlling epidemics in different epidemiological situations.4. Conduct the periodic reporting of infectious hazards activities, support the information systems and the monitoring facilitating integration with the national health information systems, as required. 5. Contribute to the surveillance and risk analysis of infectious diseases; participate in the rapid response teams responsible for the rapid investigation of alerts, field risk assessments and early detection and response.

How to Apply?

  • Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.
  • Interested candidates can fill the online application form by visiting official website. Candidates have to visit at https://careers.who.int/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?… to fill the application.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
  • The closing date: 19 May 2022
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