Health referent – Eurasia division (F/M) – Saint-Denis At Doctors of the World

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The Eurasia Cluster currently consists of a cluster manager and three desk managers as well as a program support officer, two health referents and a cluster secretary.

The activities of the Eurasia division are mainly centered on programs in Environmental Health, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Risk Reduction as well as on migration issues.

The geographical scope of the Eurasia cluster is as follows: Bulgaria, Malaysia, Pakistan, Russia, South Caucasus, Nepal, Philippines, Burma. The two health referents share all the countries.


Under the supervision of the division manager, you provide technical support to the project teams to guarantee the quality of health practices within the programs in their definition and implementation.

The geographical scope of this position currently covers the following countries: Bulgaria, Malaysia and Pakistan.

Your main responsibilities are:

  • Contribute to the development of the operational strategy and the advocacy strategy of the programs and participate in the development and construction of projects
  • Participate in the definition of indicators, monitoring and evaluation as well as the analysis and valuation of health data
  • Supervise the planning and monitoring of health activities and dedicated human and financial resources
  • Contribute to the development, implementation and adaptation of tools, protocols and frameworks for programs
  • Monitor and analyze the health situation and health policies in the countries in your portfolio
  • Supervise and analyze the management of pharmaceutical products
  • Participate in the recruitment of health personnel and contribute to team briefings
  • Provide technical support regarding team health within the framework of MdM rules and policies
  • Represent the association at conferences
  • Participate in internal MdM training
  • Contribute to the writing of reports or scientific articles


Status: Employee

Contract: Fixed term contract

Full time

Position to be filled from July 27, 2023 to December 31, 2023
Travel to international sites to be planned regularly
Gross monthly salary of 3,362 euros
Position status: executive
Equivalent 13th month paid in 2 instalments – from 6 months of effective work seniority
Mutuelle (60% participation of MdM and 40% of the employee)
22.5 RTT / year
5 weeks of paid vacation / year
Restaurant tickets worth 9.00 euros (60% participation of MdM)
Reimbursement of transport ticket in common at 50%
Telework agreement subject to eligibility for your position: 110 days of telework per year (i.e. an average of 2.5 days of telework per week) with the obligation to work face-to-face at least 1 day per week Oral communication in
person Face-to-face or by telephone
Work on screen / in open space
Sitting posture
Médecins du Monde promotes the training and internal mobility of its staff.
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Profile doctor, nurse, pharmacist, midwife/maieutician
Knowledge or experience in public health
Minimum 3 years of field experience in NGOs in medical coordination positions
Training or knowledge in project management desired
Languages: fluent French and English both oral and written essential
You adhere to the values ​​and militant positioning of Médecins du Monde.


Médecins du Monde reserves the right to close recruitment before the deadline for submitting applications.

MdM is committed to the integration of people with disabilities and fights against all forms of discrimination.

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