ICRC - International Committee of the Red Cross

ICRC in Poltava

Please note that the ICRC is not a UN-system organization.

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral, and independent organization whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence and to provide them with assistance.

The ICRC is mandated to work in countries affected by armed conflict or other situations of violence. The ICRC is present in over 80 countries and has some 13,000 field staff.

In 2014, the ICRC expanded its presence to Ukraine. There are more than 300 ICRC staff working in Kyiv, Dnipro, Poltava, Kharkiv, Vinnytsya, Donetsk, Luhansk and Odesa.

ICRC is Equal Opportunity Employer giving highest priority to staff safety and security.

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The Mission of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Ukraine is seeking to fill the following vacant position in Poltava

Health Field Officer based in Poltava


In line with ICRC policies and procedures to support ICRC’s health activities under the supervision of the Health Delegate.


  • Minimum required knowledge & experience:
  • Nursing certificate or graduate as medical doctor
  • At least 2 years work experience in a similar field of activity
  • Good knowledge of spoken and written English, Ukrainian and Russian
  • Good computer knowledge
  • Capacity to adhere to and to implement procedures

  • Good communication skills
  • Rigor, method and analytical skills


  • Collects, compiles and analyses requests from hospitals / Primary Healthcare facilities or other structures, provides recommendations to the Health Delegate.
  • Collects, compiles, and reports weekly and monthly statistics
  • Participates in the distributions of medical material to hospitals and PHC facilities
  • Executes simple office work (filing, photocopying typing of routine reports etc.)
  • Develops and maintains contact with authorities on municipal, regional and national level of health structures, social workers, RC branches
  • Translates institutional documentation from English to Russian/Ukrainian and vice versa


Please submit your CV in English, along with your motivation letter by 01/10/2022.

Only candidates meeting the above-mentioned criteria will be considered and contacted for tests and/or interview. No queries by phone please

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