Avis de recrutement : Organisation Mondiale de la Santé (OMS) recrute un(e) Pharmacien(ne) – Syrie.
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES
The objectives of WHO’s emergency programme are to design and implement programmes that prepare the health sector to deal with emergencies and that improve health during and after crises. Within the emergency programme, the objectives of WHO’s emergency response team are to support Member States by
– Promptly assessing health needs of populations affected by crisis, identifying priority causes of ill-health and death; preparing damage estimates and emergency response and rehabilitation plans; providing prompt, credible health information and ensuring the continuity of essential health services;
– Coordinating and monitoring emergency health relief efforts under the aegis of the Inter-Agency Standing Committee Health Cluster, of which WHO is the lead agency;
– Ensuring that critical gaps in the health response are rapidly identified and filled;
– Revitalizing and building the capacity of national health systems to deal with preparedness, mitigation and response
Under the direct supervision of the Technical Officer Essential Medicines, the incumbent will support WHO Syria Country Office operations to respond to the needs of displaced populations (IDPs and Refugees) and affected host communities in Syria, with a focus on monitoring and advising on the use of medicines, medical supplies and other pharmaceutical related products procured by WHO to support the Government of Syria in responding to emergencies.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS :
Essential: Bachelor degree in pharmacy or other related field from a recognized university.
Essential: At least 1 year of experience required at the national and international levels in the area of national drug policy programmes and administration.
Desirable: Experience in public health or in emergency management. Practical working knowledge of supply chain management and quality assurance of pharmaceutical manufacturing.
Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Use of Language Skills
Essential: Expert knowledge of English. Expert knowledge of the Local language..
Close on 6 Feb 2023