Early Infant Male Circumcision Officer Job in Kenya

University of Maryland

Job Title: Early Infant Male Circumcision Officer

Department: Technical

Report To: VMMC Advisor

Overall Job Function: Early Infant Male Circumcision officer will be responsible for the integration and implementation of neonatal MC services at UMB-supported health facilities in Migori County.

The officer will work in close collaboration with the VMMC advisor, program mobilizers and Communication team, VMMC surgical and Data teams.


Primary Responsibilities
  • Serve as a liaison person to the VMMC advisor, the facility service delivery staff, the clients and the Ministry of Health in EIMC implementation.
  • Ensure efficient management of day-to-day County EIMC operational activities of the program in order to deliver targets in time and within budgets
  • Ensure that the EIMC supplies and commodities are constantly available in the facilities
  • Ensure the program technical and logistical systems/procedures are in place, maintained and adhered to so that all support functions are carried out effectively and efficiently
  • Work together with CHMTs and HMTs in ensuring uninterrupted provision of EIMC services at the facilities
  • Strengthen health systems to support roll out of EIMC including training, facility readiness, and supervision and supply systems
  • Oversee implementation of quality assurance systems for EIMC through the Sub County and County focal persons
  • Liaise with the mobilization team to implement demand creation strategies that ensure constant client flow for EIMC teams
  • Ensure EIMC guidelines and protocols are well followed by the facility EIMC teams
  • Prepare monthly EIMC service delivery budget, monthly summary operations report and quarterly comprehensive operations report for the sub county.
  • Ensure maximum integration of EIMC services into the MNCH services in UMB supported health facilities within the County
  • Any other duty assigned by the supervisor
Professional Education, Experience and Qualifications
  • Degree or Diploma in Clinical Medicine or Nursing
  • At least three years’ experience conducting VMMC Surgeries
  • Trained and certified as VMMC surgeon
  • At least three years’ experience coordinating VMMC Program activities
  • Knowledge of EIMC implementation strategies
How to Apply:

Kindly send your application, cover letter and current CV with the names of three professional referees to hr@mgickenya.org on or before 25th October, 2016 with subject: “EARLY INFANT MALE CIRCUMCISION OFFICER”

Maryland Global Initiatives Corporation is an equal opportunity employer.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

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