Medical Doctor   Afghanistan, Khost Full Time 454
Date Posted:Jul 21, 2022
Closing Date:Aug 6, 2022
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Health/Medical
Salary Range:As per company salary scale
Years of Experience:1 - 3 Years
Contract Duration:1 year(s)
Possibility of Contract Extension: Yes
Contract Type:Fixed-term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English

About Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF):


Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Doctors Without Borders) is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, healthcare exclusion and natural or man-made disasters to populations in danger in more than 70 countries.

Company Benefits:
Health Assurance

Job Summary:

Implement gynecological and obstetrician procedures, performing any other prior treatment required, during or immediately after a woman has given birth in order to improve women’s reproductive health and to reduce pregnancy, delivery, and neonatology risks. This will be done in accordance with MSF policies, protocols, and universal hygiene standards and in multidisciplinary collaboration with other medical doctors and midwife services,

Duties & Responsibilities:

-Provide health care related to gynecology and obstetrics to patients, including prevention, diagnosis, and treatment 

- Ensure the implementation of MSF clinical policies, tools, guidelines, and protocols related to gynecology and obstetrics in order to minimize clinical risk and extend best reproductive practices 

- In collaboration with other medical colleagues, carry out the collection of quantitative gynecological data and ensure exhaustive use of management tools in order to improve gynecological results and to share knowledge among other field specialists 

- Plan and supervise the HR-associated processes (recruitment, training, performance evaluation, development, and internal/external communication) of the gynecological staff in order to ensure both an efficient sizing and the amount of knowledge required, to improve people’s capabilities and their active participation in influencing the targeted population using preventive practices. This will be done in close coordination with the HR department 

- Supervise the maintenance and running of the gynecological equipment and drug consumption, preparing new orders when required and ensuring its rational use as well as that pharmacy stock level is permanently updated and available. This will be done in cooperation with the pharmacist and logistic staff, the management 

- Give regular feedback to the line manager and report directly any issue or incident 

- Perform hands-on tasks as part of the team whenever required or needed in order to optimize the resources and to contribute with his/her knowledge and experience 

- Participate in monthly reports according to guidelines 

Job Requirement:



- Essential: Medical Doctor diploma

- Essential: Specialized diploma in Obstetrics/Gynecology 


- Essential: Dari/Pashtu: oral and written 

- Essential: English: oral and written 


- Other experiences in gynecologist positions are desirable

Relocation package

For this position, MSF will offer a relocation package for the candidates that do not live in Khost. 

Find the main points of the relocation package (the details will be discussed during the last step of the recruitment process):

- Accommodation allowance (to cover a part of the rent for a house outside the compound where the candidate can live with her family) or MSF provide accommodation for the staff selected (only for the staff not for the familiars))

- Transportation to Kabul: At the end and beginning of the contract; Every 3 months for a week of leaves: For the circumstantial leaves


Shift work during the day, night, and weekends 

Salary will be paid according to the MSF salary grid

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Khost
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