Forensic Medicine Support Consultant

Bachelor's Degree   Kabul, Afghanistan Full Time 850
Date Posted:May 14, 2017
Reference:F/M/Sup/Con
Closing Date:May 20, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:2
Gender:Any
Functional Area:General
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:4 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Consultant
Probation Period:4 months
Required Languages:90

About Ministry of Public Health:

Founded: 2006  http://www.moph.gov.af

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) is tasked with a critical mandate; to deliver and promote sustainable and accessible health care services to the people of Afghanistan. Social and economic advancement can only be realized in a thriving and healthy society. The success of the MoPH is heavily driven in its ability to plan and use allocated resources effectively. Effective financial management is therefore critical for sustainable development and is the primary tool that translates the MoPH development strategies into noticeable outcomes or service delivery. Good governance and democratic accountability relies on transparent management of the MoPH budget. Therefore, ineffective financial management undermines the effectiveness and efficiency of development interventions and hinders the country’s progress towards improved and sustainable health care. MoPH finance directorate is going through a reform process and after reviewing the structure of finance directorates of other line ministries such as MRRD, MoE and MAIL, has proposed a new and standard structure that is approved by MoPH leadership, for this purpose MoPH needs a qualified staff as head of coordination and reporting unite, to take the responsibility of overall coordination and financial reporting of MoPH.

Job Summary:

Responsibilities of Forensic Medicine Support Consultant(s) is but not limited to planning, designing and implementation of various capacity building programs, malpractice assessment plans, QA/QC plans, enhancing service delivery programs, development of policies and strategies, regulations, amendment of law and other legal documents as well as any other tasks within the scope of the responsibilities of the directorate as required by supervisor/coordinator.

Skills Required:

Not available

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:

4. At least five years of full time experience with any government or reputed non-government organization focused mainly in capacity building, training and development programs.
5. Proficiency of National Languages (Dari and Pashto)
6. Proficiency of English Language
7. Computer Proficiency in Ms Office Programs (Mainly Ms Word, Ms Excell, Ms PowrePoint)
8. Ability to Travel to Provinces frequently
9. Ability to do assessments, conduct surveys, produce reports, communicate department related issues independently

Duties & Responsibilities:

Responsibilities:

1. To do the assessment of various departments of FMD (including procedures for service delivery), finding gaps, parallel units and overlapping functions, challenges, obstacles and develop a capacity building plan for it.
2. To assist in developing organizational plans, policies, strategies, guidelines, protocols, regulations, amendment of law and any other such documents within the scope of the responsibilities of the directorate.
3. To Join working groups/teams for completion of assignments in FMD and MOPH relates tasks and play their active role.
4. To support Educational Unit of FMD in developing of required material for specialization program, training courses, seminars and conferences, curriculums and etc.
5. To assist in establishment, setting up and running of the activities of Malpractice Assessment Unit of FMD.
6. To assist in developing of concept notes and proposals.
7. To assist the implementation of FMD e-Govt plans in coordination with related departments/individuals.
8. Assist in data collection and date analysis within the scope of FMD and forensic Units of PHRs.
9. Ability to travel to provinces and visiting FM Units for assessment, coordination and support purposes and create a better communicational environment between FMD and its provincial units to reduce the gaps and remove challenges in order to facilitate the expansion and enhancement of the service delivery.
10. To report (progress of work, achievements and activities) on weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual basis.
11. To assist the department in completion of other official tasks and duties.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul

Qualifications:

1. Afghan Nationality
2. MD or Equivalent Degree from a Recognized Medical Faculty attested/Certified by Ministry of Higher Education of IRoA.
3. Master’s Degree (MPH or MBA) attested/Certified by Ministry of Higher Education of IRoA (Priority will be given to those who possess both master degrees or to those who possess specialization in one of the clinical fields or forensic medicine in addition to a master’s degree in one of the aforementioned fields)
4. At least five years of full time experience with any government or reputed non-government organization focused mainly in capacity building, training and development programs.
5. Proficiency of National Languages (Dari and Pashto)
6. Proficiency of English Language
7. Computer Proficiency in Ms Office Programs (Mainly Ms Word, Ms Excell, Ms PowrePoint)
8. Ability to Travel to Provinces frequently
9. Ability to do assessments, conduct surveys, produce reports, communicate department related issues independently

Job Keywords:

Responsibilities of Forensic Medicine Support Consultant(s) is but not limited to planning, designing and implementation of various capacity building programs, malpractice assessment plans, QA/QC plans, enhancing service delivery programs, development of
This job is expired