Surveillance Officer

Posted By: Jhpiego

Delhi

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Program Implementation

Women Empowerment

Job Description

Abilities/Skills:


• Strong written and oral communication skills in English and Hindi.

• Proficiency in writing technical and programmatic documents such as operational guidelines, assessment reports, training materials, program reports etc.

• Direct experience of independently liaising with government health functionaries, district level administrators and other development partners.

• Data analysis, data visualization, and analytical thinking skills

• Ability to handle a variety of assignments under pressure of deadlines.

• Microsoft Office computer skills, proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

• Ability to travel up to 50% of his/her time.


Qualifications/Knowledge and Experience:


• MBBS/BDS/BAMS with an essential post-graduate training in public health (MD PSM/MPH/DPH/Post graduate diploma in health management)

• 2-3 years professional experience in public health, including field experience in strengthening disease surveillance, COVID-19 or any other similar outbreak management

• Direct experience of independently liaising with government health functionaries, district level administrators and other development partners.

• Technical knowledge and understanding of public health surveillance and outbreak-prone diseases

• Candidates having previous experience of working with State IDSP cells, State NHM or State Directorates of Health & Family Welfare will be preferred.

• Experience of supporting large scale project implementation especially in close coordination with the state and district government counterparts

• Familiarity with the Indian health system, Ayushman Bharat program, newer initiatives in disease surveillance (IDSP, IHIP, NTEP) and other relevant government policies/strategies


Jhpiego offers highly dynamic and enabling work environment and provides competitive compensation based on experience and background. Interested candidates should submit their application at RISE.India@jhpiego.org with a covering note.


Due to high volume of applications, only shortlisted applicants will receive a response from Jhpiego HR.

Desired Candidate Profile

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Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Jhpiego
  • About Organization:Jhpiego is an international non-profit health organisation that works to prevent the needless deaths of women and their families. Source www.ngo.india.gov.in