International NGO Medical Officer Job in Nairobi

Medical Officer

Location: Nairobi

Industry: Healthcare

Our Client, an international NGO whose core business is reproductive health and family planning to the world’s poorest and vulnerable women is seeking to recruit a Medical Officer

Duties and Responsibilities

1. To provide clinical services and ensure that the centres meet the requisite QTA standards

  • Overall quality inputs into service delivery, including running full out-patient clinic/ obstetric unit and carrying out surgical procedures as laid down in the protocols.
  • Be flexible and ensure seamless round the clock doctor’s coverage.
  • Required to work 5 days in a week and be first on call 4 to 5 days in a week
  • Providing coverage in any of the centres as might be required.
  • Ensure there is proper and effective use of medical equipment and supplies and for notifying the centre manager of needs for repair, maintenance or replacements etc.
  • Continuous monitoring of the other team members involved in service delivery
  • Conducting regular internal quality audit checks at the centre

2. Responsible for reporting on all major and minor complications arising in the day to day operations of the centres

  • Timely recognition of potential medical complications and dealing with or refer them as appropriate.
  • Timely and appropriately reporting on all major and minor complications to the MAT
  • Establishing clear and concise referral protocols and directories that are routinely updated.
  • Providing timely feedback to the team on any gaps identified in the comprehensive treatment cycle.

3. Coordinating and administering relevant and timely continuous medical updates to other staff to meet operation’s needs.

  • Develop clear framework for regular clinical updates for all health care staff cadres at the centres
  • Preparing and participating fully in Continuous Medical Education (C.M.E.)
  • Liaise  with the QAM department in supporting regular quality updates at the centre
  • Routinely seek personal professional development in clinical skills and updates to deliver high quality services

4. Accurate information is available relating to service delivery and client feedback at the centres

  • Maintain high quality service delivery data and ensure prompt reporting is achieved in line with MOH and our reporting framework
  • Respond to data collection needs appropriately
  • Proactively seek clients feedback in line with the customer focused approach

5. Empowering and effective Team Management

  • Day to day supervision of the clinical service team to ensure that team delivers high quality services
  • Routine mentorship and on job training of peers and other health care cadre staff
  • Participating in performance appraisal and feedback for other staff members within the team

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Medicine and Surgery from a recognized university.
  • Must have completed 1 year of internship in a busy hospital
  • Must be registered with the Medical Practitioners and dentists board and possess a valid Private practice License

How to Apply

To apply, send your CV and cover letter only to recruit@flexi-personnel.com before 2nd May 2017.

Clearly indicate the position applied for, and expected remuneration, on the subject line.

NB: Flexi Personnel does not charge candidates for job placement


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Updated: April 18, 2017 — 3:08 pm