Medical Team Leader, Fluent English and French, Italian Residence, 2/3 years experience for Doctors Without Borders Italy

Organization: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit
Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Doctors Without Borders Italy is looking for profiles of MTL (Medical Team Leader). I. Availability – candidate commits to be available for minimum 9 month mission and is flexible according to placement location

Clinical quality assessment, improvement and assurance of program:

Diagnosis and treatment of common childhood illnesses, including malnutrition, and common outbreaks (measles, malaria, cholera and meningitis)

Diagnosis and treatment of main (other) morbidities in country


Reflection on ethical dilemmas in project

ensure adequate workrelation between (para)medical staff

Assessment and planning:

Stock and supply management

rational prescription principles and good disenpensing practices

asses medical and humanitarian emergencies, prepare and implement outbreak response

asses healthcare provision in health centers/posts, plan and implement improvement plans

Quality assurance skills:

Hygiene and infection control to MSF standards


Clinical quality assessment, improvement and assurance of program

Watsan requirements


Master MSF relevant tools

Analyse and use of MSF data-tolls generated information

Knowledge of epidemiological principles


coaching and performance evaluation of medical staff

prioritization of resources


representation of MSF at local level

Assessment of skills and competencies will be based on

  1. Experience – candidate should demonstrate minimum 2 years’ experience in a healthcare/medical management capacity

  2. Context exposure – candidate has had professional responsibilities in developing countries, low resource or emergency settings for a minimum of 6 months.

  3. OCA MTL Competencies and Skills Self-Assessment Tool – also used for future coaching / mentoring / career management guidance

  4. Any other relevant documentation (references, evaluations, interviews, recommendations, letter of motivation, etc.) >

The salary will be established during the assessment

How to apply:

Send a motivational letter and resume at:

you will be contacted if your profile is considered interesting.