INSTITUTION : ECOWAS PARLIAMENT
DIRECTORATE : DIRECTORATE OF ADMINISTRATION & FINANCE
POSITION TITLE : MEDICAL OFFICER
GRADE/STEP : P4-1
DURATION : ONE YEAR CONTRACT
DUTY STATION : HEAD OFFICE, ABUJA
SUPERVISOR : PRINCIPAL ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER
SUPERVISING : BILINGUAL NURSE
OBJECTIVE OF POSITION:
To deal with in-house routine medical cases as well as encourage preventive health care.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Attend to day-to-day medical needs of staff members and Members of Parliament during sessions.
Refer cases to hospitals for further medical assessment and management when required.
Act as secretary to the Medical Board which deals with cases of medical evacuation.
Advise on infection control within the work environment and institute measures to achieve this.
Liaise with hospitals to ensure that staff members and Members of Parliament are given quality and cost effective medical care.
As a member of the Hospital Inspection Committee, provide technical advice to the Committee.
Co-ordinate the recruitment of ad-hoc staff for the clinic when required.
Make an input in budget preparation for the clinic.
Bachelor of Medicine and Membership of Medical Association.
Seven (7) years professional experience.
The position is on Grade P4-1 with an Annual Salary of UA28,499, equivalent to US$44,966.
Only citizens of ecowas Member States are eligible for appointment in ecowas Institutions and Agencies. In the case of permanent positions, only candidates whose age is less than fifty (50) years at the time of appointment are eligible for consideration.