Institute of HIV/AIDS and Disease Prevention and Control Cancer Diseases Specialist Job Vacancy in Rwanda

Institute of HIV/AIDS and Disease Prevention and Control (IHDPC) is an institution within the Rwanda Biomedical Center created by the law no54/2010 of 25th January 2011 establishing Rwanda Biomedical center (RBC) and determining its mission, organization and function. The IHDPC has the mission to provide vision and to coordinate activities of various institutions aimed at fighting HIV/AIDS and other diseases, to coordinate research activities in disease prevention and control, to educate the public at all levels; and to support and collaborate with other regional or international institutions of the same mission.

IHDPC would like to recruit suited people for the following positions, for duration of one year renewable with a probation period of 3 months:
• Participate at the development of protocols, guidelines and standards for diagnosis, prevention, treatment and rehabilitation for cancer
• Conduct regular surveys on areas of importance and interest for the prevention and management of cancers
• Build capacity of health care providers for a proper cancer management
• Develop and implement mentorship and supervision plan to health care providers
• Carry out monitoring and evaluation activities
• Develop quarterly and annual report
• To perform any other task assigned by his/her superiors
• Rwandan Nationality
• Masters in Public Health with a background in nursing or other related health allied science, with a strong experience of at least 3 year
• Knowledge in cancer management is an asset
• Strong analytical and in interpersonal skills
• Computer knowledge
• Excellent knowledge of English and Good knowledge in French, or the reverse.

Interested candidates should send their CV, Motivation letter, copies of their degrees, copy of national identification card and recommendation letters from two reference persons, including their contact addresses, to the address below. Candidates applying must also include a filled in application form found on

Deputy Director General of RBC, Head of IHDPC
RBC-IHDPC HQ offices (former CNLS)
Same building hosting RPPA, opposite Banque de Kigali
Avenue de la paix, Kigali
Po Box 7162

Application must be received by November 28th, 2011 at 5:00 PM
Only shortlisted applicants will be communicated to.

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