About the role
To be successful in this role you, applicants must have/be:
- Degree in midwifery
- General agreement with OCP medical-operational 3 year plan
- Significant field experience `with MSF (as clinical midwife AND maternity manager positions)
- Proficiency in the technical skills of her/his specialist domain.
- Strong written and oral skills in English
- High level of Written and oral French language skills (or strong commitment & desire to learn/advance)
- Strong organisational and communication skills
- Skills in scientific analysis and reporting.
About the organisation
The Australian Section of Médecins Sans Frontières was established in 1995 and is one of 21 sections, 24 associations and other offices that form the MSF global movement providing oversight and expertise, funding and staff for field operations and communicating on the needs of our patients. MSF Australia deploys over 200 field staff per year from Australia and New Zealand. The organization secures an annual revenue of AUD 90 million in untied funds. The Australia section hosts a Medical Unit in Sydney bringing specialized expertise in the field of Women’s health and Paediatrics in support of our operations overseas. MSF Australia has over 70 full time staff and an active association of over 600 members.
OCP consists of four partner sections (Paris, New York, Tokyo and Sydney) as well as an office in the UAE. OCP carries out operations according to a common strategic and medico- operational plan.
How to apply for this role
Applications MUST address individual selection criteria. You should also write a cover letter indicating why you want to work for Médecins Sans Frontières Australia and attach a copy of your CV. Please note that a criminal record check may be required as part of the selection process. Applicants with criminal records will not automatically be ineligible for the position they are applying for. Médecins Sans Frontières Australia has a Child Protection Policy in place and all employees are required to comply with this policy.
Médecins Sans Frontières Australia is committed to creating an inclusive workplace for all our staff. We believe that a diverse team helps us better serve those most in need, and we encourage people from a wide range of backgrounds to apply for this role, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds and people with disabilities.
Please go to JOB DESCRIPTION for further details and the full selection criteria.
Applications & enquiries to the HR Advisor, firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 20 April 2020
Please quote in application: Medical Adviser – Obstetrics and Gynaecology via Pro Bono Australia.