Health Officer

Vacancy Number:COMAC 066
Title: Health Officer
Duration:One Year with possibility of Extension
Exp.: 2018-07-20-(7 Months Ago)
Jobs no:1
Salary:Based on NTA Salary Scale (Grade D Step 1-5)


Organization: Conflict Mitigation Assistance for Civilians (COMAC) | About Conflict Mitigation Assistance for Civilians (COMAC)
City: Kabul
Country: AF


Education:Bachelor’s degree in Medicine or Public Health
Work Experience:Minimum of 6 of experience. Years

  • Professional technical experience matching the mentioned duties and responsibilities.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Medicine or Public Health

  • Minimum of 6 years of experience.

  • Knowledge and understanding of the complexity related to refugee and IDP situations.

  • Proven experience interacting with government officials in politically sensitive environments.

  • Fluency in English Dari and Pashto required: read write and fluent conversation.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Independent self-starter capable of following guidance and transforming it into actions.

  • Excellent interpersonal relationships with national and international staff in a multicultural environment and multidisciplinary teams.

  • Ability to travel within project areas as required.

Travel Requirements:

  • This will be a Kabul based position with expected travel up to 50%.


  • Ability to work well in a cross-cultural environment

  • Attention to detail

  • Proven organizational and administrative management skills

  • Time management and prioritization skills

  • Demonstrated ability to build relationships between work units and departments

  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written; fluent written and spoken English Dari and Pashto.

  • Ability to develop policy and procedure guidelines.

  • Ability to coach mentor delegate appropriately & provide departmental guidance to staff.

  • Good adaptability and ability to work under extreme pressure.

  • Proven leadership teambuilding & problem-solving skills.

  • Excellent critical thinking decision making and negotiation skills.

  • High level of integrity independence and initiative.

  • Strong customer service and ability to work quickly under deadlines.

Duties & Responsibilities

Blumont is seeking a qualified health professional candidate to work closely with health team in Kabul. The incumbent is expected to provide full support to the health department in provision health assistance and psychosocial support to the victims they need to be referred to upper health pathways.

The incumbent will keep effective communications with line departments to provide timely accurate quality and needed assistance to the victims referred for advance therapy. The incumbent is required to establish networking with health actors in Kabul and in regions. The incumbent should be able to connect to the public and private health facilities and make sure that an effective coordination for referral system is place.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Ensure availability of reliable data at both central and provincial levels to enable informed decision making.

  • Participate in program progress reviews with government counterparts and other partners in health sector.

  • Provide expert guidance and technical support to health specialist in development of networking and cluster coordination.

  • Coordinate with Operations and Supply staff on supply and non-supply assistance activities ensuring COMAC accountability.

  • Be able to develop database and recording system for the victims receiving COMAC Assistance in coordination with Kabul regional team.

  • Ensure the timely preparation of annual sector status reports in compliance with the established guidelines and procedures.

  • Collaborate in forming emergency preparedness plan relating to the areas of responsibility.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Submission Guideline

Interested Afghan National Candidates should submit their applications via e-mail indicating on the SUBJECT line the title Location and vacancy number of the position applied for to [email protected]

Your subject line applying for this position must be (Health Officer– COMAC 066) otherwise your application will not be considered.

Please note that applications received after the closing date will not be given consideration. Only short-listed candidates whose applications respond to the above criteria will be contacted for interview.

Email: [email protected]