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Other professionals

Pharmacists, health promoters, laboratory technicians, nutritionists, epidemiologists, humanitarian affairs specialists... at MSF we also look for these other professional profiles.

We sometimes need: pharmacists to ensure best practices in managing medicines and medical equipment; lab technicians to set up, organise and manage the project laboratory; nutritionists to implement and ensure the quality of nutritional programmes; epidemiologists to monitor the epidemiological situation in the projects, and humanitarian affairs specilalists to analyse contexts and plan advocacy strategies.


Minimum requirements:

  • Degree in the relevant professional field for the position of: pharmacist, anthropologist, lab technician, nutritionist, epidemiologist, humanitarian affairs specialist, etc.
  • At least two years’ work experience in the relevant field.
  • Experience with other NGOs or in countries with specific problems.
  • Good level of English and French.
  • Availability of 12 months.
  • Basic IT skills.


Desired requirements:

  • Specific training related to the position.
  • Knowledge of Arabic, Spanish and/or Portuguese.
  • Experence in managing and training of teams.


What we offer:

  • Preparatory course before leaving to the field.
  • Legal contract for the duration of the mission
  • The gross basic salary is approximately €1,300 per month during first missions and for positions of lesser responsibility. The salary is regularly reviewed according to the length of time in the organisation and the experience acquired.
  • The chance to develop professionally in an international organisation. A profile manager from the HR department will monitor your professional development (career path, training, etc.) within the organisation.
  • The opportunity to contribute to our objective of saving lives, alleviating suffering and helping those most in need.

Before you apply please share with us your country of residence: