Health Referent – SIEGE- based in FRA-Asnieres-sur-Seine At First International Emergency

Contract of indefinite duration

Position taking : ASAP

Location: FRA-Asnieres-sur-Seine

PUI in all corners of the world

With its 40 years of’experience, First International Emergency :

Helped out nearly 6 million beneficiaries

With a budget of more than 100 Millions € per year

Distributed in 22 country, on 5 continents

Thanks to the’involvement and’engagement of :

More of 2000 national collaborators

About 200 expatriates of 45 different nationalities

And 90 employees at headquarters

PUI works in 10 intervention sectors and stands out for the implementation of an integrated approach in its response. This method aims to identify and understand all the needs of people affected by a crisis. Our teams are mobilizing to provide a global response to all the basic needs of populations affected by humanitarian crises in an emergency until they can regain autonomy and dignity.

To find out more about our historyour valuesour areas of intervention.

Zoom on Technical Service & Capitalization

The Technical & Capitalization Service consists of 13 people. The STC is the guarantor of the development and respect of the policies and frameworks of’sectoral interventions in line with the sectors of’ intervention of PUI. He accompanies the teams at headquarters and in the field to improve the technical quality of the interventions carried out. The STC intervenes transversally in all the missions of the’organisation with a focus on 3 specific objectives: the technical and programmatic support to the operations through the’ technical and strategic support, capitalization and technical standardization, strengthening the technical capacities of the’organization.

And the Health Referent in all this?

As Health Referent , under the responsibility of/the head of Technical Service and Deputy capitalization –Public Health, <TAG1>, you will ensure the quality of the Health and Nutrition programs in the field and you will strengthen the capacities of the teams. You will work on the capitalization, practical guides and positioning of First International Emergency in Health and Nutrition.

For this purpose, your responsibilities will be as follows :

  • Country and headquarters health strategy: You will ensure the quality of the programs as well as respect for medical ethics and humanitarian principles of the’Association. You will ensure compliance with the policy and the framework of’ intervention in Health of the’Association. You will participate in the development and implementation of the programming of the technical service.
  • Capitalization and standardization: You will ensure the capitalization and dissemination on the missions of the procedures, practices and know-how related to the Health projects set up on the missions. You will contribute to the dissemination of innovative projects and the use of new communication technologies and’information on missions.
  • Technical and programmatic support:You will provide strategic and technical support to field teams during the different phases of the project cycle, for regular missions,’ exploration and emergency. You will participate in the implementation of the’ integrated approach on missions. You will provide support to the missions of the operational cluster on technical issues and you will provide support for the assembly of projects in their health dimension. You will provide technical support to the reflection and implementation of’a contingency plan for emergency’ responses. You will provide technical support for’health teams and/or you will participate directly in exploratory missions on emergencies. You will be in charge of validating the technical relevance of the pharmaceutical and medical equipment orders issued by the missions followed.
  • Monitoring and evaluation : You will participate in the reflection and formalization of’tools in the service of missions: Monitoring/epidemiological monitoring, medical procedures, intervention guidelines, tools for the assessment of health needs, research and dissemination of’ medical articles. You will support and validate the methodologies of’impact surveys and’medical evaluations carried out on missions.
  • Human resources: You will participate in the recruitment of health profiles, you will participate in their briefings and debriefing of departure and return from mission and you will participate in their training. You will also participate in the development and updating of health policy documents for expatriates and national employees.You will conduct technical professional appraisal interviews for health coordinators.
  • Representation and coordination: You will ensure the representation of the’association with’other partners of’a technical point of view on public health issues. You will support the mission by representing the’association with donors or other if necessary.

The challenges ahead of you:

The/the Referent/e Health and Nutrition divides its time between providing technical support to missions and other headquarters departments and framing the quality of programme implementation at the institutional level. It ensures the quality of Health and Nutrition programs in the field and strengthens the capacities of teams. He/She ensures the’integration of the’ sectors by making the link with the other members of the’ team STC. He/She works on the capitalization, the technical documents of framing and implementation and positioning of First International Emergency as a humanitarian’acteur implementing the integrated approach.

What you will need to succeed


You can justify an initial diploma in Health (Doctor, nurse, midwife, pharmacy, etc.). A degree in public health will be a plus!


You are strong of’a experience of 3 years minimum in international solidarity NGOs in management and implementation of Health projects and in technical coordination of Health/Nutrition activities on mission. Have you worked with First International Emergency ? It will be an undeniable asset !


Do you have good knowledge in adult training animation ? This post is for you !

Qualities required

You show a good spirit of’analysis and synthesis, are a good communicator, both to the’ and’oral, have the taste of teamwork and skills for training. You show reactivity, flexibility,’adaptability,’organization, and have a good resistance to stress.


Do you speak French and English fluently ? C’is indispensable for this post !

The word from the manager

« You want to be part of a multidisciplinary team, motivated and full of want to be able to work with the missions while participating in the background work of capitalization and development of tools, you want to be able to, this post is for you! »

PUI will propose

Status: Framework

Salary: 3300 EUR gross monthly over 12 months

Medical coverage: 100% of the mutual Health and Providence

Support: Support up to 50% of the ticket and up to 60% of Restaurant Tickets (with a face value of 10€)

Rest: 5 weeks of paid leave per year + 1 RTT per month (37h/week)

Teleworking: Possible remote work arrangement

Our commitments

First International Emergency considers the diversity of nationalities, genders, beliefs, profiles and statuses within its Human Resources as a major asset for its humanitarian action, and is therefore subject to strict compliance with the principle of nondiscrimination throughout the recruitment process.

First International Emergency practices a policy of zero tolerance towards the exploitation, sexual abuse and abuse, in all its forms, of women, children and all other vulnerable persons. It mobilizes all its staff in the promotion, dissemination and respect of the principles laid down in its ethical charter.

Please note that Premiere Urgence Internationale will not in any way request a financial contribution for administrative costs related to recruitment. Any information going in this direction would be fraudulent, thank you for not taking into account.

You recognize yourself in this profile and you adhere to our commitments ? You feel ready to LIFT the challenge and to join the big family PUI ?

How to apply

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