For almost 40 years, Médecins du Monde, a campaigning medical organisation committed to international solidarity, has been caring for the most vulnerable populations at home and abroad.
It has continued to highlight obstacles that exist in accessing health care and has secured sustainable improvements in health-for-all policies.
Those working for this independent organisation do not solely dispense care and treatment but condemn violations of human dignity and rights and fight to improve matters for populations living in precarious situations.
MdM currently works in more than 30 countries across all continents where it focuses on 5 priority areas : emergency and crisis, sexual and reproductive health, harm reduction, migrants and displaced populations (health rights), health and environment.
MdM is currently implementing an emergency response program in Borno state since 2016. The program is implemented around the main following components : improving access to primary health care, nutrition treatment (severe acute malnutrition), gender based violence survivors’ treatment, mental health and psychological support.
MdM has its coordination office in Maiduguri and a sub office in Damboa.
MdM is running directly 3 clinics In Maiduguri (Garba Buzu, Kawarmaila et El Meskin). A field team has been in place since June 2017 in Damboa local government area (LGA) and is running two fixed clinics in two IDP Camps but also for host population.
MdM medical team is supporting 2 health posts (Ministry of Health) in Azir and Gumzuri villages.
MdM has also developed internal capacities to respond to new emergencies (mainly displacements of population as well as cholera outbreak).
TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Under the responsibility of the field coordinator, you will carry out administrative, accounting, financial and logistics management of Damboa base, supervise the log / admin team and support the field coordinator in the management of security.
More specifically, you will be in charge of :
Administrative, human resources and finance
ensure the smooth transfer and security of funds at the base level
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
Status : Employee Contract : Fixed-term contract
Duration : 6 months
Starting date : As soon as possible
Gross monthly salary : 2.548 euros
Premium equal to one month salary paid in two instalments - minimum of 6 months seniority required
Expatriation bonus (10% gross salary per month)
Transportation cost, vaccines and visas covered
22.5 RTT (recovery days) per year
5 weeks of paid leaves per year
Break policy every 3 months
Health insurance (60% covered by MdM, 40% by the employee)
Insurance (repatriation )
Médecins du Monde promotes trainings and internal mobility
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE NEEDED
Experience in working in an international NGO in emergency contexts
Experience in logistics, administrative, finance, and HR
Essential working experience in developing countries and conflict / post conflict context
Strong interpersonal and intercultural skills
Able to prioritize and anticipate; reactive and flexible
Ability to work under stressful situation
Good communication skills
Excellent Organizational skills
Excellent knowledge of Windows environment (word, excel)
Languages : English is mandatory, knowledge of Hausa, Fulani or French would be an asset.
You are committed to MdM’s values as an organisation and motivated by its non-statutory, NFP model.
TELEPHONE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED
Médecins du Monde reserves the right to fill the vacancy before the closing date for applications.
MdM stands up for the integration of people living with disabilities and fights against discrimination.